“The work will wait while you show the child the rainbow, but the rainbow won’t wait while you do the work.”
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Lizzy's First Day of Kindergarten!
Lizzy started Kindergarten today. She was very excited this morning she even woke up before me and got herself dressed in her school clothes by herself. We got to school and I could tell she was nervous.
Lizzy wasn't sure about playing on the playground because they had
wood chips but after a little while she joined in playing on the
playground. Then it was flag ceremony time. That is when Lizzy lined up
with with her class for the Pledge of Allegiance and school
She went on her own but as you can see in the last
picture she was worried and watched me like a hawk. Finally it was that
time to say goodbye and walk her to her classroom. Lizzy got to her desk
but didn't want to sit down and began to cry. I stayed with her until
another teacher came for Lizzy. Lizzy calmed down and took a walk with
this teacher to see the playground while I left.
I'm home now and
praying Lizzy's first day goes well. Before today I was excited for
Lizzy to start school and really not very sad. But today is different I
am sad and feel a little lost. What am I going to do all day today? My
little shadow isn't here. Well I'm going to try to find something to
occupy my time until it's pick up time and I can find out how Lizzy's