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, Childhood Home – Sunday June 3

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  Childhood Home Our family moved quite a bit; but, the place I associate as my childhood home was the house I lived in from ages five through nine.   10 Memories about My Childhood Home:   A recent photo of the house I grew up in. 1. My childhood home was located in Portland, Oregon. 2. It was located …

Childhood Memories, Scars – Sunday May 27

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  Childhood Scars. Do you remember how you got them?   1. Two scars under my chin. I remember getting one of them (bicycle accident.) The other, I was told, came from a fall down the stairs when I was a toddler. 2. Right knee – I put my knee on my sister's glass mouse cage. It broke. 3. Left …

Childhood Memories, Best Friends – Sunday May 20

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  Childhood Friends I met my best childhood friend in first grade. 1. Her name was Linda. 2. I never forgot her middle name because it was the same as my favorite aunt's name, Jane. 3. She's a twin. 4. Her mother often dressed her and her twin in matching outfits. One would wear a red version and the other …

It’s My Life – Favorite Fiction – Tuesday May 15

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 My favorite fictitious couple is… Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennett. I can relate to their story.  image source: www.fanpop.com 1. Elizabeth had a big "crazy" family (not so different from my own.) 2. Elizabeth didn't have a good first impression of Mr. Darcy. (He made a lot of girls swoon with his southern accent; but, I was not exactly excited …

Childhood Memories, Mother – Sunday May 13

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  A family photo – My mom – pregnant with me, my Dad, my three older siblings, and my grandmother.    My mom was one of those wonderful mothers. 10 Childhood Memories of my Mother: 1. She seemed to always be in the middle of sewing clothes, quilts, curtains, etc. 2. She baked bread and made wonderful cinnamon rolls. 3. …

Childhood Memories, Kindergarten – Sunday May 6

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  Childhood Memories: When I was in Kindergarten… 1. I attended a private kindergarten (at the same place I went to pre-school) because my mother worked. The public school only offered a half day program. 2. We had to take naps every day. (They spanked children who made noise during nap time.) 3. I loved the time on the play …

Begin with…A Memory Exercise – Friday May 4

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I have friends who I can easily chat with on the phone for hours. We start talking and the conversation just continues to flow from one subject to another. Memories can be a lot like conversations they can begin in one place an end in a completely different place. Try it out: Begin with… a circular object … like the …