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Middle School & Third Grade

The girls went back to school about 3 weeks ago. Sara started middle school, and Sophie 3rd grade. Of course Sara was all nerves the first day, and rightfully so,  with a new environment, new classmates, lots of teachers, 4 minutes to get from class to class, and figuring out when to run to her locker and when to skip it. 451 more words


What is the big deal about first day of school?

Today is my daughter’s first day of school. My friends who have had children before me always treat this day with reverence and nostalgia at your baby becoming a school age child. 794 more words

Dabble: 'First day of school' sign

Create a reusable chalk board sign to mark the first day of school!

Here’s what you need:

  • chalkboard
  • chalk
  • paint (optional)


  1. Prepare your chalkboard. If the frame on your board is plain (like ours), let your child paint it.
  2. 120 more words

The First Day Of School!

A little piece of my heart left my body yesterday while I said goodbye to my babies as they entered the world of school. It seems like just yesterday I was praying to have them…that I was begging God to bless me with them. 187 more words


A very different 1st day of 8th grade than any of us imagined a year ago!

For the past 2 school years, B has played sports for a local private school. Isn’t that awesome they allow homeschoolers to join their sports teams?! 1,796 more words


Another One of Those Back to School Posts

Today I might lose my mind.

It’s the first day of school for G, but we didn’t get any pictures. That’s because someone “forgot” to set her alarm and decided that applying makeup was more important than eating breakfast, getting dressed, or being nice to her parents. 425 more words

Dear Teacher (on the first day of school)

School starts today for students in the Kearsarge Regional School District in New Hampshire.  For many around the country school has either begun or will begin soon.   281 more words

Christa McAuliffe Sabbatical