Up until approximately 3:50ish and it was time to do homework.
After the gathering of a snack.
And the gathering of a pencil.
And an eraser.
Because hardly any of our pencils have any erasers left on top.
Oh, we needed some paper too.
She attempted to write her spelling words on a piece of flowered notepad paper since that was close at hand, but I felt that might send the wrong message to her teacher.
Like we're a family without proper note book paper (shhh).
I scrounged around a bit and found an unused spiral (what are the odds?) and set her to her task.
To write 22 spelling words two times each.
She quickly did the math and balked.
But bravely soldiered on. Eventually.
Second grade is for reals, y'all.
Note to self: Buy some loose leaf notebook paper and a pack of pencils ASAP.