Overinvolved Mom > kindergarten
In case you haven’t heard, five-year-olds get homework now.
Yes, actual homework, the likes of which a 1977 kindergartner never saw. (She was too busy walking to school alone, breathing in leaded gasoline and avoiding cars on the road with doors tied on with twine.)
This week, my son’s homework includes writing a new year’s resolution. I found it amusing since my own resolution was already broken by Jan. 4. Yes, I got that far, and I’m quite proud.
I thought this assignment was a great exercise for him to think about all the (more…)