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Tuesday, May 19, 2009

I Knew He Was Up To Something


This is my first Wordful Wednesday. My son stays with me in my classroom after school instead of going to a babysitter. It's cheaper, however, he can drive me crazy at times because I do have work to do, prepping for my lessons. My son LOVES to mess with the overhead projector and I can always tell if he has because of the tell-tale "overhead hands" he gets. The ink from the vis-a-vis markers gets all over his hands. The other day I left him alone while I made copies. When I came back he was sitting, doing his homework, and I noticed "the hands". I asked, "So, you weren't writing on the overhead while I was gone, were you?" He said with a very guilty grin, "Oh, no mom, no. I was doing my homework." He kind of giggled. He knew I knew better, but I didn't get up to check, I just helped him finish his homework then we left to go home. The next morning I came into my room and when I went to the overhead I found what my son had be doing while he was left alone the day before. It was a very pleasant surprise. He can be so sweet when he is not being obnoxious. Nah, I'm just kidding!! He really is a sweet little fella as evident by the note.

**Oh, almost forgot I would usually not get a picture of such a thing as this however, I just happened to have my camera on me because I was taking pictures of my classroom. Teachers do strange things like that so that we can remember how we put our rooms together and so forth. Anyway, I thought this was cute and very much a reflection of Liam's sweet nature.

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7 comments:

Hootin' Anni said...

Isn't that the sweetest ever?


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I am Harriet said...

Very sweet. Hope it wasn't a Sharpie :)

Bev said...

That is sweet!

Lady Di said...

To I am Harriet- funny about the sharpie...he being Mr. Sensible when it comes to stuff like that wouldn't use a sharpie because "You only use vis-a-vis." He is very rigid about certain things. However, FYI if you happen to ever happen be absent minded and grab a sharpie to use on the overhead all you have to do is trace it with a vis-a vis and erase, but catch it quick or it won't work. Not that I have ever accidentally used a sharpie on an overhead :)

Amy said...

Cute Di very cute. He is so sweet!

monica said...

He is such a sweetie! What a great note to have in the morning before starting your day! Great Wordful Wednesday!

Amy said...

What a sweet little guy.