This morning I tested three third graders. Two of the students I've known for several years as they were at the Watts school. I spent a bit more time with the girl because I tutored her last year and we just chatted about her family's problems for a while.
Now I am editing letters for the City Administrator (not of Los Angeles--of the ministry). I'm actually a pretty good editor and so for the past several months I've helped with the first reviews of all LA staff monthly news letters. I enjoy doing it...
I'd much rather be knitting my blanket.
Teacher staff meeting at 2:30 will provide some knitting time. The other teachers are used to my bringing knitting to meetings.
Back to split infinitives, not matching pronouns, and incomplete sentences. These are from the adults.
Kids I understand (these are exact replicas of the sentences my students wrote this morning):
The cat play and it was fun.
I will be time to eat soon.
Its' time eat soon.
You learn word spell
A athlete performed a energey skill show.
My cat to play it fun.
I wish my coach woud hurry in teach score!
and my favorite sentence of the day:
Inside Gray kitten we cook!