First Day of “School”
Laura’s Blog Entry
Hello blog! I’ve missed you! Here’s a little entry to get us back in the swing of things.
My little girl is having a big day today. Not only is it the first day of eighth grade, she is starting at a new alternative school. It’s a big change for us. She was at her last school since the first grade. It was a safe and familiar place.
But change is good and change is exciting. We are looking at less hours in the classroom. More hours of independent study. And if all goes well we’ll have a kid who is much more engaged in the whole process. (Fingers crossed!)
Here she is, the first day out of a uniform in seven years.
Guess what people? Choosing an outfit is hard! I think she made a good choice.
In case you are wondering, here’s what my first day of school looks like:
The quiet is lovely. Shhhhh…