With 1st grade successfully behind him and summer already underway, here's a quick look at what the end of 1st grade was like according to Thomas.
My favorite teacher is: Ms. Mahoney & Ms. Whitimore but I really did
like most of my teachers
My favorite subject is: reading
My favorite color is: turquoise
My favorite food is: hot dogs and pizza
My favorite sport is: watching football but playing soccer
My favorite book is: Birds of Prey & the Big Book of Why?
My favorite toy is: Switch-n-Go Dinosaurs
My favorite game is: Gate of Wonders (which is a game my friends and I made up)
My favorite movie/TV show is: Batman (cartoon), Backyardigans, and Disney’s
Cars & Planes
My favorite indoor activity is: playing Legos
My favorite outdoor activity is: playing with my friends & going swimming
My best friends are: Chris, Adian, Adian (from kindergarten), Liz, Kaitlyn,
Zander, Miles and Gaven
When I grow up, I want to be: a father & a toymaker
What makes me happy: When I look through
my Alaska scrapbook that I made.
What makes me sad: when people are mean to me
I am really good at: learning and reading
I love: my mom, my sisters, my dad, my dogs (who have already died) and my
What I liked best about first grade: computer lab days & learning new
What I like least about first grade: the evaluation day I had to go to right
before school started. I felt like it
was silly and a waste of time because I knew all the answers to her questions
(assessment on what he had learned in kindergarten for placement in 1st
What I want to do this summer: move to
Florida to see all of my family again.
What I hope to do in 2nd grade: do some math, gym, go on the computer, learn
about new cool websites, make & read new books, and learn about history.