In the middle though, we enjoyed a wonderful "curriculum night" /ie Program for Brooke. The first graders did reports on different countries that were on display-- Brooke wrote a book filled with facts about Germany. They performed several wonderful songs.
Let me tell ya, it does your heart good to hear a bunch of first graders sing "It's a Wonderful World." Sweet and touching.
Here are a few pics from that evening. I don't know what it is about pics in a gym that never turn out great.
of course, being one of the tallest in her grade, Brooke was in the back row.
Brooke and two of her buddies:
B and her teacher, Mrs. Miller: