- Is it time to go home yet?
- My mom's ____ years old.
- Next month is my birthday!
- The end of the month is my birthday!
- Next week is my birthday!
- In two days it's my birthday!
- Can I have another one?
- Hey, mom! I mean Mrs._____ .
- Can I have a band aid?
- My fingers hurt from writing so much.
- Can we have extra recess?
- Can I turn off the lights?
- Can I turn on the lights?
- Can I turn off the lights tomorrow?
- You're the best teacher I've ever had! (They've only had two and I'm one of them.)
They couldn't wait to share that story with me. You gotta love it.
First grade is a magical year!