We read a book called Benny’s Pennies. In it, Benny goes out and buys things with his pennies (it is a riveting tale, for sure). One thing he buys is a beautiful rose. I ask the kids what they would buy that is beautiful with their penny. Their responses included:
- a rockstar
- a new wedding dress (which leads to the question, “did you have an old wedding dress?”
- a star
and my personal favorite:
Sidenote: yseterday my student came up to me and said, “I don’t like snow anymore. I am moving back to Kenya where it is always sunny.” I told her I would miss her too much. She said I can move with her and visit her grandma. So that is the new plan. We will be moving to Kenya to escape the snow. Seems reasonable.