Keep people in your life that truly love you, motivate you, encourage you, inspire you, enhance you, and make you happy. If you have people who do none of the above, let them go quote. Find all the best picture quotes, sayings and quotations on
Poems coming home from school are a great resource for families. Learn the poem together and play around with altering it. Feed in facts - "I have a little reptile..", and your child's own knowledge - "I have a great big dog..."
"I Am" Poem outline (template available on the blog link) - This has been a WONDERFUL writing activity to do with my students over the years. It is successful with first graders (the first paragraph works best) and fourth graders!
Since our first date when you said you knew I was your shotgun rider forever. For the depth of our love that others try to emulate ....we my dear are beyond anyone's thoughts of what love should be. Pity the people who don't have that connection !