The mess that is the first day of school, August 17, 2015, 9:36 a.m.
From Daddy: Today was his first day of second grade!
Mommy and I both enjoyed taking him to school! He may have expressed doubts the day before, but he was happy to be back. Mommy said that he bounded to the school yard and played.
Starting second grade with his best friend as his classmate, August 17, 2015, 9:20 a.m.
We were thrilled that his best friend was in the same classroom.
I took many photos, August 17, 2015, 9:35 a.m.
I took too many photos for his taste, August 17, 2015, 9:35 a.m.
We stayed for the principal’s announcements and staff introductions. Then it was time for him to go to class.
(or click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qUyzin_zIA to see the newly-minted second-graders walk to class for the first day. I nickname this, “The March of the Penguins.”)
Super-hero pose on the first day of second grade, August 17, 2015, 9:20 a.m.
“Daddy, I don’t do a super-hero pose anymore!,” August 18, 2014, 8:51 a.m.
Two Years Ago
Happy in his “super-hero” pose on the way to his first day of kindergarten, August 19, 2013, 9:01 a.m.
Even though I tried to hide as I observed him on the second day of kindergarten, he still identified me and saluted me with the super-hero pose, August 20, 2013, 9:31 a.m.
Three Years Ago
Our boy is accustomed to Daddy’s constant photographs, August 27, 2012, 8:05 a.m.
Four Years Ago
First Day of Preschool, August 25, 2011, 2:14 p.m.