Can't believe our little Ate is now in a big school. She's both excited and anxious on her first day. Good thing this song from Elena of Avalor boosted her confidence:
A new school can be scary at first
With unfamiliar faces
New rules, new teachers
And lots of unknown faces
But school's just a new world of problems
Puzzles for you to solve
So you don't have to worry
There's nothing you can't resolve...
What's more encouraging is that she has her little sister Cassandra by her side.
The little Ate Cassandra showing Ate Amanda their Lego figures that they built. They already have names for each of the characters.
And of course, the bunso was there to support her big Ate.
A great shot by Mommy Cali while Ate Amanda goes to the gate.
Entering the room, she saw her name tag on the table and quietly sat down on her seat. As a parent, you can observe different personalities of each kids in the room. Some are restless, some are quiet and some are just observing as everything seem to be new to them.
Then it was time for parents the go out of the room but before leaving we said "bye Ate and see you later".
On our way out, little Ate Cassandra requested for a picture with Rapunzel. This is a rare picture of her smiling.
It was a great experience for us parents to have one of our kids go to a big school. Here are some things I realized:
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