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Magic Marker Monday: Teacher Appreciation Week

Ben, age 6 1/2


  1. What a wonderful story -- I am glad there are people like that in the world!

    And that is one cute idea for an appreciation card for a teacher. Does he like having his hands painted? Our little guy only likes it if it is *his* idea.

  2. Ben does not love arts and crafts - he tolerates it. He has gotten more patient with painting and crayons as he's gotten older. But his preference would be to tear the paper and eat the crayon.

    Ben's teacher has taught me that even if he just helps in one way, like handing the macaroni or whatever the piece is to the teacher, then she glues it, then he has helped with the project. This has helped me create expectations of Ben that he can tolerate and meet.

  3. I didn't know last week was teacher appreciation week! What a creative way to say thank you :) Great work, Ben!

    ~Michelle @ 5MFSN


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