Childhood Memories, Fifth Grade

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What do you remember about fifth grade?  Do you remember Your 5th Grade teacher? Was He/She fun or stern? What was your best or favorite subject in 5th Grade? Did you go on any field trips? Do you remember participating in any activities or contests? Did you play any sports? Was there something that impacted the way you thought? or the ...

Childhood Memories, Fourth Grade

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What do you remember about fifth grade?  Do you remember your 4th Grade teacher? Did you have any big family events in 4th grade? How did you get to and from school? Did you make any new friends? What do you remember about subjects you studied in 4th grade?     What I remember about 4th grade: 1. I started ...

Childhood Memories, Third Grade

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What do you remember about third grade?  Do you remember your 3rd Grade teacher? Was she/he fun or stern? Do you remember what you studied in the 3rd grade? Did you play any learning games in your classroom? Were there any big changes in your third grade year?   What I remember about 3rd grade: 1. I had a substitute teacher, Mrs. Sweeney,  ...

Childhood Memories, Career Day

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Career Day Our school never had a Career Day – where parents are invited to come and tell students about what they do for a living. If they did I don’t think my parent would have been invited. Many children don’t pay a lot of attention to their parent careers. I was no exception. If you’d asked me what my …

Childhood Memories, Birth Order

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Pictured above: top row Denis (4), Chuck (1), Cheryl (Chucks wife – pregnant with my neice), Doug (6), and Stan (3). Front row Karen (7), Robert (Dad) Ruth (Mom), Joann (5), Bobby (2), Tami (8 – me). How did birth order play a role in your childhood? Being the youngest of eight: 1. I was called “the baby” by my …

Childhood Memories, Water Play

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What do you remember about childhood water play? My List: 1. Home made slip-n-slides. We’d find a long sheet of plastic and run the hose on it. (One of my fondest summer memories.) 2. Running through the Sprinklers. 3. Bath time – we’d stay in the bath tub until our fingers and toes were all wrinkled. 4. The Park Wading …

Childhood Memories, Back to School

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What do you remember about preparing to go “Back to School?” MY LIST: 1. My August birthday seemed to always include school clothes & supplies – It didn’t seem “special” since everyone was getting new stuff. 2. We began shopping for supplies at the beginning of August – though school didn’t start until the day after Labor Day. 3. My …

Childhood Memories, Reading Stories

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  My Favorite Books (or the ones I remember most) from Childhood: 1. The Snow Queen – my sister read this story to me out of a book that contained several fairy tales. 2. Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great by Judy Blume – a summer story I enjoyed. 3. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing – a book our …

Childhood Memories, Second Grade

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What do you remember about 2nd grade?  What do you remember about your 2nd Grade teacher? Was he/she fun or stern? Did you like to read? Do you remember the books you read? Did you like Math? Did you discover any talents you had or activities you enjoyed? Were you involved in any school programs or plays? What I remember about SECOND GRADE: …