It’s my birthday today. It’s not that I’m excited to be turning 27 or even really care about my birthday very much but can I just say being a teacher on your birthday is awesome? I think I was sung to at least 10 times today, received a zillion beautiful drawings, a cute journal, a handmade crocheted hot pad and a bazillion hugs. Besides the fact that kids feel like they have to behave extra well on your birthday. Kids are amazing. I particularly love my 500 or so I see every week!
Here is a portrait of me that a 3rd grader drew:
A special ‘birthday hat’ that I was supposed to wear all day: