Category: The Kids

Wednesday Roll Call: Zinnia

Meet Zinnia. She is everything the flower is that shares her name:  unique, lovely, bright, popular and resilient.  I first met Zinnia when she was in Kindergarten; she played “Alvin” in the performance of the well-known, “Alvin and the Chipmunks” …

Monday Roll Call: Elena

Meet Elena. In choosing characters inspired by the Roger Hargreaves Mr. Men and Little Miss series, I’m surprised she chose to write a story about Little Miss Lazy because Elena is many things, but she is certainly not lazy.  A character …

Monday Roll Call: Nisha

Meet Nisha. She skips when she walks, she colours beautifully and she reads like a star. She’s the awesome combination of sweet AND smart and we were lucky to have her join our class part way through the school year. …

Friday Roll Call: Aman

Meet Aman. This picture happens to be the exact opposite of Aman; he’s actually very soft-spoken and gentle.  He’s also very sensitive, a lover of nature and a fan of anything with wheels.  I’d even say he’s our resident dreamer. …

Friday Roll Call: Tulita

Meet Tulita. Have you ever known a six year old to be graceful? If not, then you haven’t met Miss Tulita.  With each step, each hair-tuck behind her ear, each smile, this little sweetheart oozes with a sort of light-on-her-feet, …

Wednesday Roll Call: Alex

Meet Alex. So we headed outside for a breath of fresh air and as we approached the infamous “Space Net”, who raced right on up to the very top with three giant leaps?  Alex. Sharp as a tack and nimble …