She's making baby-step progress. Sometimes it is two steps forward and five back.
We love her teacher.
I am able to help out in the classroom and computer lab twice a week.
Her head is exploding with new knowledge and lots of German words that she interjects into her conversations.
For five consecutive days, she was able to walk into school without wailing for all to hear. She had an incentive:
Larry's band added some music to the event.
Ella got to run wild in the streets with her girl, Piper. The rain and tornado sirens held off until 7:30 when we all had to make the mad dash home!
We helped out with United Way's Day of Caring, too. Yet another honorable mention to Piper's Daddy as he designed this wall. It. Is. Awesome.
|Mama Heather and Mama Brooke on clean up duty (photo cred: Ella)|
We are most proud of our own, however. Larry was asked to participate as a speaker in this year's TedX Conference. He spent hours and hours on this 15 minute talk about Americana music and Woody Guthrie.
It is possible that Ella has one of the coolest Dads in the region. I sure think so.