Monday, June 23, 2014

The boy...

The boy had homework from his kindergarten prep day camp.  He needed to trace his name, then try to write it.  Which he did--even if it took an entire line to write a six-letter name.  He then needed to trace 1 and copy it over the line.  And then 2.  And then the vowels. 

He started working on it around 4:00.  He has only just finished.

Lower case e was particularly bad--he kept drawing something that looked like a sperm, and claiming that it was the best he could do. 

I know better than that.  He does better than that on a regular basis. 

I am about ready to send him to his room directly after he eats (which he will not do until he's done with his homework) until bedtime.  I am so tired of his crap that it's not funny. 

And I'm sure I'll have more to make him do tomorrow. 

2 comments:

  1. Don't be too hard on him. Learning to write letters is not fun.

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    1. He can already do three of the five. Those were the ones he was really goofing around on. Which is why I wasn't being the "nice mommy" with him farting around instead of doing what he was supposed to be doing. We've worked with him through J--he was putzing around worst with A, E, and I.

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