Tag Archives: school

Laura need our advice on this folks

Ok, I have a question that, if you want to use it, I would like to put to your readers….  They seem like a pretty level-headed bunch, so I’m thinking they can help me out. Hot Rod is going to … Continue reading

Posted in advice, behavior, childhood, children, choices, differences, education, emotions, fears, feelings, hurt feelings, kids, learning, memories, opinions, parent's, people, school, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Question of the day

What do you think is the most useless class in high school?

Posted in behavior, choices, differences, people, Question of the day, questions, school, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Do you do better under pressure?

I DON’T!! I tend to panic and get flustered. Then I’m no help. I have never been in a real emergency situation, so I don’t know how I would be. But when it comes to being put on the spot … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, childhood, children, choices, differences, educating, education, emotions, feelings, future, good habits, graduating, graduation, kids, life, lifestyles, memories, opinions, opportunities, parent's, parenting, people, school, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Question of the day

Were you an honor roll student in school?

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Talking to your kids AS they grow

  I’ve heard a lot of people say “when is the time to talk to our kids” about sex or drugs?  Things that are important.  Things that really matter and kids have to know.  People act scared to have “those” … Continue reading

Posted in age, childhood, communicating, drugs, emotions, family, fears, feelings, growing up, habits, honesty, kids, life lessons, love, memories, mom, parent's, people, relationships, school, sex, son's, teenagers, things, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

What kind of a kid were you?

I have been a member of Classmates.com for a long time now.  Maybe 5 years or so.  I just pay the minimum each year.  I find it fun going there every now and then to see if I can find … Continue reading

Posted in activities, adulthood, behavior, childhood, children, choices, differences, emotions, facebook, feelings, friends, friendships, growing up, guilt, hurt feelings, impressions, kids, kindness, live and learn, memories, people, popular, popularity, regret, school, sports, teenagers, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

When to keep the kids home from school

This is sometimes a really hard decision. When is a kid to sick to go to school and/or when should you just send them?  When my boys were young it was so much different than it is now.  There  wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in babysitters, behavior, child care, children, choices, contagious, differences, doctors, feelings, illness's, kids, medicine, people, problems, school, sick days, sickness, teachers, things, thoughts, Uncategorized, working parents | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

My Class Clown…gotta love him!

Last night I had Baileys school conferences. They are all pretty much the same, they last about 15 minutes. I always look forward to them. Last night I didn’t only because I had a severe neck ache but I slapped … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, choices, conferences, cute, differences, feelings, humor, kids, laughs, people, personality, teachers, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Valentines

I’ve seen this topic on quite a few blogs and it was on an afternoon talk show yesterday.  Who should your kids give Valentines to?Should they be given to the whole class?  Here’s a little article I found on it … Continue reading

Posted in activities, behavior, childhood, children, choices, differences, disappointment, emotions, fears, feelings, friendship, hurt feelings, i love you, kids, kindness, life, life lessons, love, manners, memories, people, popularity, school, things, valentines, valentines day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

What constitutes being dumb???

Around here we all like Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader.  Paul, I and my brother Darryl really like it.  When I know he’s coming for the weekend, I’ll save a couple weeks episodes just so we can watch … Continue reading

Posted in adults, are you smarter than a 5th grader, behavior, celebrities, children, choices, differences, dumb, games, kelly pickler, kids, life lessons, opinions, people, questions, school, smart, things, tv, tv shows, Uncategorized, Wii, you tube | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Question of the Day

Do you remember all of your teacher’s names from elementary school?

Posted in memory, people, Question of the day, questions, school, simple questions, teachers, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

ADD, my personal perspective

This is kind of different for me.  I haven’t written anything this personal on the blog before and didn’t really want to but last week this was brought up and I wanted to point out a few things.  Also, many … Continue reading

Posted in add, adhd, behavior, characteristics, childhood, children, choices, differences, doctors, drugs, emotions, fears, feelings, grief, growing up, kids, medicine, mischievous, parent's, people, respect, school, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 50 Comments

Question of the day

If your child had a video camera in their classroom and you could watch it on the Internet, would you?

Posted in behavior, children, choices, differences, emotions, kids, parent's, people, Question of the day, questions, school, simple questions, teachers, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Sick Days

I hate sick days.  I don’t take a sick day unless I am really sick.  So sick that I can’t leave the bathroom sick.  Ok, that may have been too much info, but you get the point!  Today, I took … Continue reading

Posted in being home, children, choices, contagious, feelings, kids, people, pink eye, sick days, things, thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Lipstick

According to a news report, a certain private school in Victoria, BC recently was faced with a unique problem. A number of 12th grade girls were beginning to use lipstick and would put it on in the bathroom. That was fine, … Continue reading

Posted in fun, funny, girls, humor, humorous, jokes, laughs, laughter, people, school, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

A little “Grandma” bragging

I’m going to do something a little different and personal today.  I’m going to brag about my grandchildren and share their school pictures with you.  I just got them the other day and happen to think they are a pretty … Continue reading

Posted in bragging, childhood, children, family, grandchildren, grandma, grandparents, growing up, happiness, kids, memories, people, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

School—1957 vs. 2007

Scenario:  Jack goes quail hunting before school. Pulls into school parking lot with shotgun in gun rack. 1957-Vice Principal comes over, looks at Jack’s shotgun, goes to his car and gets his shotgun to show Jack. 2007-School goes into lock … Continue reading

Posted in adults, behavior, changes, children, choices, differences, environment, fears, feelings, getting along, growing up, kids, laws, life, old days, past, people, responsibility, rules, school, today's times, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Kids Korner

What would make you try harder in school: wanting to please a teacher you liked, not wanting to disappoint your parents or being offered a fabulous prize if you did well?

Posted in behavior, childhood, children, choices, differences, kids, Kids Korner, life, questions, school, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

To go or not to go to pre-school

My husband and I have 4 kids; 17, 12, 10 and 3, all girls!!  I never sent my older girls to preschool. But since then it seems as preschool has become more and more popular. Or is it just offered … Continue reading

Posted in activities, child care, childhood, children, choices, competitive, daycare, differences, feelings, growing up, kids, preschool, school, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Kids Korner

If you could stop going to school, would you?

Posted in childhood, children, choices, emotions, feelings, kids, Kids Korner, memories, people, questions, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Kids Korner

If you could be picked up from school by someone famous, in a limo and make sure all your friends could see you, who would you want to choose?

Posted in childhood, children, choices, dreams, favorites, fun, kids, Kids Korner, people, questions, school, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Allergies in School

My little man is starting preschool next Tuesday!  I can’t believe that he’s old enough to go, but he’s certainly ready.  We have visited his classroom and met his teacher and he is very excited to start.  There are 10-12 … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, afraid, children, choices, differences, eating, eating habits, eating together, emotions, fears, feelings, food, friends, hurt feelings, kids, life, people, things, thoughts, Uncategorized, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Question of the day

What was your favorite subject in school?  Not what you were best at but what you liked the most.

Posted in choices, differences, favorite, memories, people, Question of the day, school, simple questions, things | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Question of the Day

Do you secretly love the “back to school” time of the year?

Posted in change, childhood, children, choices, emotions, fears, feelings, friendships, habits, kids, life, life lessons, memories, peer pressure, people, Question of the day, routines, school, things, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Question of the day

                                                            What was your favorite school lunch?

Posted in childhood, children, feelings, food, kids, memories, memory, parent's, people, Question of the day, school, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 17 Comments