Friday, September 9, 2016

The first day of preschool!

Leo and Jason started separate preschools on Tuesday!! Leo is the the "Owls" class, which is a four day four-year-old class and Jason is in a two day toddler class. (They are in separate schools because Leo's school doesn't have a toddler program, and Jason's school's four year old program gets out forty five minutes after the toddler class does, which doesn't work for getting Jason a nap. Fortunately, the schools are just a few blocks away from each other. So my schedule goes like this: drop Leo off at nine, drop Jason off at 9:15, go home and work, pick up Jason at 12:15, he falls asleep in the car as we pick up Leo at 12:30.)

Anyway, what we really care about: pictures!

Preview day for Leo's class:


Preview day for Jason:

First day!! Look at these cuties!




Leo had a great day playing and learning! I'm excited about his year full of crafts, music, science, and playing before Kindergarten--when all that goes out the window! Most of Leo's friends from last year are at other schools or in other four-year-old classes. We are proud of him for making his own way!

Jason's class is transitioning to the full three hours by doing two weeks of 1.5 hour days. When I dropped him on the first day, he cried. :( He cried during transitions and was crying when I picked him up. Poor boy. The second day, he didn't cry at drop off, but cried a little during transitions. I was there first to pick him up, and he just cried a bit when he saw me. He is doing really well, though! Here are some pictures from his teacher.












2 comments :

  1. Your boys are so adorable! Yay for Leo making new friends! Sounds like Jason is doing well too ... he just needs a little time to adjust to his new routine. I'm sure it's hard for Mama to see the tears, so hang in there!

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  2. Sweet boys. They'll learn so much and have a great time when it all becomes routine. You are doing a great job of making it work!

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