When I was grocery shopping this morning, a little girl – three years old maybe – said to me, “That’s not your cart lady.” It was my cart actually. But that’s okay. She was three.
Working with kids is never dull! Each and every day, they say or do something that adds a spark. From the grade six student who says to me, “thank you for coming” after I finished disciplining him… to the grade one student who insists on ‘tricking’ me every day by hiding something or himself… to the grade three student who hugs me every time she sees me even when the interactions are within moments of each other!
During the most frustrating or difficult day, students provide many reasons to smile!