• Summer school is going well. I have 16 students and almost everyone participates in our daily Google Meet session. The students are also very respectful and well-mannered. They say “Buenos Dias”, “Gracias, maestra”, and “Que tenga un buen dia, maestra” (Good Morning; Thank you, teacher; Have a good day, teacher. Many students use “maestra” since they rarely call me Ms. Arroyo). I rarely hear this from students and it makes me feel good when I hear this now from my students.
• I came home from my run and Mateo was waiting for me. He loves being outside. Everyday he meows and stands by the door until one of us lets him out.
• So many graduations this year and no way to celebrate. Sigh. We’ve had several caravan parades to honor these graduates. Plus, there’s been a few birthdays. It’s been fun but of course it isn’t the same thing.
• Always a teacher.
Nice to hear that summer school is going well, Zenaida!
Great news that summer school is going well for you. Nice to have a small class.
My cats live the outdoors in the summer
I had 18 students last year but these 17 are much more engaging.
That is awesome your summer students are so responsive. Yay!
I love that you have a safe outdoor space for Mateo! Our cats love to be on the balcony to soak up the sun and roll around in the dirt.
The 2-3 hours I am with them in the morning go by so fast. Before I know it, summer school will be over.
I’ve had Mateo since September and he didn’t go out at all in the balcony. It wasn’t till about 2 months ago that he went out and it was like a whole new world for him. Now he loves being outside.
Years and years ago, my first cat Puss, would be waiting in the sliding glass doors when I came home from work. Of course Bandit is always waiting. Now that it’s warm, usually by the gate to the backyard.
Sounds like summer school is going to be good!
It is going good. I am actually enjoying it!
It it so cute to see them outside looking out. They both love being outside.