This winter has been unbearable. It has been bitterly cold, windy, dark, gray, and just plain long. It has snowed, and snowed, and snowed and then snowed some more. So when the temperature reached 40 today and the sun was shining, it was like a curtain was lifted and finally we all realized that winter would, indeed, end. Now, not anytime soon. It's only March in Michigan. But at least now we can see the light at the end of the tunnel. And at least we can be thankful for the return of outdoor recess. The third graders have been writing research reports on a Michigan animal. Their report includes a glossary. I laughed out loud today as I read one of the entries:
My sentiments exactly. Especially after this winter.