Diving Help

2015 09 19 12.35.35 I'm in Second Grade, September 19, 2015, 12:35 p.m.

“I’m in Second Grade,” he told his classmate during a conversation I could not really hear, September 19, 2015, 12:35 p.m.

From Daddy: For the past three months, he has struggled in swimming class with diving. I sent messages and had conferences with the swim school staff. Today, they sent help on deck.

2015 09 19 12.47.26. Diving Ball, September 19, 2015, 12:47 p.m.

By using this diving ball, the teacher was able to lower him gently into the water, September 19, 2015, 12:47 p.m.


(or click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWKbw62Ny2E to watch his swimming class)

On Tuesday afternoon, we’re going to try a new swimming class at a higher level to see if we can move into a class that emphasizes diving less.

Yesterday

2015 09 18 07.40.06 Cookie, September 18, 2015, 7:40 a.m.

Before we left for school, he asked me about this cookie that he found in the living room. “Either someone left it there or my teachers are a witch!,” he surmised, September 18, 2015, 7:40 a.m.


(or click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmDmUpENr_g to see him play Four Square before school)

2015 09 18 07.54.28 Four Square, September 18, 2015, 7:54 p.m.

An intense game of Four Square before school, September 18, 2015, 7:54 p.m.

2015 09 18 08.01.28 Smart Cars, September 18, 8:01 a.m.

A triplet of Smart Cars! As rare as a four-leaf clover! I delighted both Mommy later that morning and Beanie this morning by sharing this photo, September 18, 8:01 a.m.

Last Week


(or click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WO_s_hmNri4 to watch last week’s swimming class)

2015 09 12 20.33.49 Fifth Grader, September 12, 2015

The final question on an episode of a TV game show that we watched with Yeah-Yeah and Ngen-Ngen that afternoon, the contestant chose not the answer the question for $500,000 and instead walked about with $300,000. He and his wife were quite satisfied to do so, September 12, 2015

Two Weeks Ago


(or click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zAEiP6IdO0A to watch him play air hockey with Granddad at Mountasia)

Back to Last Week

2015 09 12 20.35.18 Fifth Grader, September 12, 2015

The answer to that question, September 12, 2015

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