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Monday, March 1, 2010

Star Student.

Miss M completed her Star Student poster all by herself. She didn't want any advice or assistance. She would do it her own way and all by herself.

And after she was done, looking it over, I smiled so proudly because her poster is so her. If I had been helping her or overshadowing her while she worked on it, I would have said use pencil and think of your answers before getting started. There is no way I would have even let her consider writing Spongebob Squarepants down as her favorite TV show. (We've never had it on in our house before.) I would have questioned the colors and it wouldn't have been her spirit, it would have been mine.

My favorite highlights of Miss M's Star Student poster include;

  • Her one wish: To have two twin sisters

{This is very, very, very doubtful to happen but isn't this every girls dream at some point in life?}

  • Five Words to describe her: nice, kind, not rich, active, joyful

{Not rich has to be the best description I have ever heard. We're all about being humble, aren't we? But I do have to agree, nice, kind, joyful, that's our girl!}

6 Comments:

Blogger Anna said...

Ha! This is great..I love this girl's personality!

March 1, 2010 at 3:34 PM  
Blogger amanda said...

proud of you for standing back and letting her go - such a good mama!

March 1, 2010 at 7:20 PM  
Blogger Jon, Sara, Tyler, and Sophie said...

What a girl!

Congratulations, M, on being a star student!

March 1, 2010 at 8:41 PM  
Blogger The Fritz Facts said...

Sometimes letting them do it is the best part! I love it!

March 1, 2010 at 9:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

It's great that you stepped back and let M do this all by herself, Wonderful work from a Star Student!! Love You M.

Love You All
Auntie Laurie

March 2, 2010 at 9:14 AM  
Blogger Recovering Procrastinator said...

"joyful" is such a wonderful word! Nice job, M.

Grace keeps asking me when we're going to have 4 kids. She doesn't appreciate my answer of "never."

March 2, 2010 at 11:22 AM  

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