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|| Monday Updates 2/2|
Welcome to Monday everyone! The groundhog said 6 more weeks of winter to come.
1. What was the best part of the superbowl last night?
|VonWasden||Feb-04-09 09:06 AM|
|| Monday Updates 2/9|
Okay, so oldest DS got a case of ringworm on the back of his head a couple of weeks ago. Went to the Doc who gave us an antifungal for it. It was cl
|VonWasden||Feb-17-09 08:58 PM|
|| Back to School...|
When does everyone head back? We start on Aug. 19th, just a little over a month now.
Also, has anyone started school supply shopping? I compile
|VonWasden||Jul-21-09 09:50 PM|
|| School Lunch Cost|
Just wondering, from the other posts, what does everyone pay for their school lunches?
We pay $2 per lunch and they can buy additional items that r
|VonWasden||Jul-16-09 01:52 PM|
|| Kids Clothing Website|
Someone sent me this webste for kids clothing, I thought some of the deals were pretty good, especially if you bought in multiple quantities.
|VonWasden||Jul-21-09 07:25 PM|
|| Wonderful comment during homework|
I was doing homework this week with the three boys together. I gave them a math problem to work on and told them to write it on their paper and give
|VonWasden||Sep-19-09 05:12 PM|
|| Any school administrators or Principals with insight?|
I am looking for research articles and evidence that links effectiveness of school principals with educational outcomes of students. We are losing ou
|wendy1and3||Mar-13-09 10:20 PM|
|| How do you feel about the bus?|
The girls are going to Kindergarten in the afternoon; just half days.
I will take them to school and the bus will drop them off.
But, now I'm th
|Zaz||Jul-29-09 01:33 PM|
|| Another bus issue|
I decided to go ahead and put the girls on the bus for their ride home in the afternoon.
After a billion forms that I painstakingly filled out and
|Zaz||Oct-27-09 02:55 PM|
by Megan Welfare
|| After school behavior|
I'm at my wits' end!
We're on week 2 of school and when I pick them up, they are awful!
I can't believe that they're THAT tired from only a half
|Zaz||Sep-11-09 05:15 PM|
|| Anyone dread getting ready for school?|
I seriously need a nap after I get them off to school. And we're not talking hustling around in the morning! We go in the afternoon!
It seems no
|Zaz||Sep-09-09 11:15 PM|
|| Not complaining, but...|
...what's the deal with the homework? LOL!
Is anyone getting a lot of little papers to complete each night? Times three, of course.
|Zaz||Sep-11-09 05:10 PM|
|| Homework area|
Do you have a special place carved out for the kids to do homework?
I'm not loving the kitchen table, which is what we having going right now.
|Zaz||Oct-06-09 04:49 PM|
|| Frog costume|
My one DD wants to be a frog for Halloween, but I haven't found anything for a five year old.
Are there frog costumes for older kids? I keep fin
|Zaz||Oct-06-09 08:03 AM|
|| Taking classes to volunteer|
Does your kids' school require you to take a class in order to volunteer in their classrooms?
|Zaz||Sep-18-09 08:29 PM|
|| Kids not accurately representing what they know|
OK. We're on month 2 of K. We're loving it for the most part, but I was wondering...
Do your kids struggle a little bit, the teacher will write a
|Zaz||Nov-03-09 05:00 PM|
by Triplet Mommy
Do you have them for your 5 year olds?
Love 'em? Hate 'em?
Motorized or not?
If you have them, what brand did you go with?
Can you believ
|Zaz||Oct-30-09 10:58 AM|
|| Wii Fit|
Any thoughts on this?
I was thinking of getting it for Christmas.
I saw a demo on the HSN and it looked fun and a few of my friends have it and
|Zaz||Nov-24-09 09:35 AM|
by bgg trio
|| Kindergarten progress|
Just wondering how everyone is doing with Kindergarten and how were your conferences with their teachers?
I can't believe the the growth my girls h
|Zaz||Dec-19-09 07:05 PM|
|| Does this warrant a letter to the teachers?|
My DD just got glasses. She loves them. She's super cute in them so there's really been no issues.
Well. A little girl in her class told her she
|Zaz||Dec-14-09 08:02 AM|
|| Teaching time and money|
My girls have been doing very well in their little math books for homework.
And I'm pretty impressed with their time and money lessons.
|Zaz||Jan-13-10 06:36 PM|
|| Special teachers|
So, if a child needs to see, let's say the speech teacher or the reading teacher or another specialist at their school, don't you think it's protocol
|Zaz||Feb-22-10 01:40 PM|
|| Name your favorite stores|
Just wondering where you love to shop for your kids' clothes.
As I'm doing some spring cleaning and getting rid of size 5 stuff, I'm realizing: Oh
|Zaz||Mar-19-10 01:28 PM|
|| No one has lost a tooth yet|
My girls will be 6 in July and I was just thinking: shouldn't they have lost a tooth by now?
No one has any teeth loose, either.
I'm just compa
|Zaz||Jun-10-10 10:48 AM|
|| Who has 6 year olds in Kindergarten?|
I know. This is the most talked about, somewhat boring post, but I'm curious.
Tell me if you're waiting until your kids are 6 for Kindergarten.
|Zaz||May-19-10 10:45 AM|
|| Is school slowing down for you?|
They're going outside every day and getting fresh air and having fun.
The teachers aren't giving any homework.
They're playing games.
And I c
|Zaz||May-05-10 09:32 AM|
|| One of my DD's behavior|
I wanted to see if anyone has ever seen this kind of behavior in their own kids so I thought I'd write about it.
My one DD, who thrives on our alon
|Zaz||Jul-19-10 08:32 AM|
|| More homework questions|
Anyone feel like they do a lot of teaching at home?
I totally get that as parents, we need to sit down with the kids and help, review, reinforce an
|Zaz||Sep-22-10 02:59 PM|
|| Cute sleeping bags?|
Does anyone know anything about cute, good quality sleeping bags? I'd love to get something whimsical like animals or something.
I actually found
|Zaz||Dec-09-10 07:06 AM|
|| Counting money activities online|
Do you have any great websites for counting money and making change?
We've been using a number line, which has been the only way my girls are grasp
|Zaz||Jan-29-11 09:00 PM|
by Texas Triplets