25 November 2014
If you want a quirky answer to a standard question, ask a kid.
The Fluvanna Review
went looking for fresh reflections on Thanksgiving in Julie Young’s third grade class at Carysbrook Elementary School. The result was a sheaf of handwritten musings straight from the hearts of some of Fluvanna’s cutest kids.
And yes, they all answered in complete sentences.What are you thankful for?
• My mom, dad, dog, chickens, cat, Granmma, Granpa, brother, cosens, Unkle and ant. (Mason Chiovaro)
• My frends and famly and my Anumls, and God (heven,) my Smarts, my helth and good shape, my Books, my imagunashn. (Shaun Larraburu)
• My Anamails, frineds, famliy, house, School, teacher, food, water, God, car, air, gravity, and chlose! (Abby White)
• Candy, Gifts, mony, make up, Jylry, my friens. (Diamond Johnson)
• My family, God, my house, my friends, make up and evreything else. (Tierra Patterson)
• My Drums, my cat’s, my paront’s, my Minecraft, my life, and my Garrett [friend]. (Tyler DeGregory)
What do you like best about Thanksgiving?
• I like food the best, because my mamaw makes really good mash potatos. (Allison Monfalcone)
• I like to play turky baseball. Frist you get ferid turky then you throw the freind turky. Then you hit it with a bat. Simpale. (Alex Wiese)
• The food, The games, and cakes. (Diamond Johnson)
• I like my famliy the best because, they are so nice and we get to eat together and the truky all the food! (Abby White)
• I like food Becas it is delishos. (Shaun Larraburu)
• I like Thanksgiving the best because we go down to Grandmas house and everybody comes down because my Grandma makes the best food. (Tierra Patterson)
• I like turkey becase the flavor is awsome. (Dylan Pardue)
• I like geting together with my family the best, because I Love to spend time with my family. (Noah Jones)
• I like Pumpkin pie Because it is yummy, sweet, tasty delisues, and cool. (Garrett Chilson)
• I like spending time with my family and having fun together. (Artela Aljiji)
• I like best is my whole family gits together because my whole family lives in anther house. (Breanna Wheaton)If you were in charge of Thanksgiving, what would you make? Why?
• I like Turkey it tastes so, so, so, good. (Mac Cobbs)
• Mash potaetos Becase they are Soper Good. (Shaun Larraburu)