21 July 2008


This was sent to me in an e-mail. Kind of where we are at with our Phonics program.

My four-year old Grandson is learning to read.

Yesterday he pointed at a picture in a zoo book and said, 'Look Grandpa! It's a frickin' elephant!'

I took a deep breath, then asked...'What did you call it?'

'It's a frickin' Elephant, Grandpa! It says so on the picture!' and so it does...

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Kit Brookside said...

LOL! That's a good AND cute one!

Terry Nelson said...

That is great! I love it! I love it!

Ray from MN said...

LJ -- LJ -- LJ -- LJ

That's a 4 LJ effort, Swissie.

But as I'm sure you're aware, Cathy surged ahead of you a couple of weeks ago and received my first ever 5 LJ award.

Keep trying

Vincenzo said...


gemoftheocean said...

Great one.

Anonymous said...

Only from the mouth of children--so funny!