All About Me (for a change!)

This Meme was the idea of Gina from Cold Tea and Smelly Nappies after doing that standard “start of the new school year” activity “All About Me”.  I’ve done it myself for Ben this year – questions like can he do his own coat up, use the toilet independently, count to five?  And more recently for Chloe before her start at Playgroup – does she use the toilet, what upsets her and what does she enjoy doing?  I can see the point of these activities and have often used them myself in school.  Aside from them being a simple way of collecting information about the children you are working with, they are also really lovely to look back on at the end of the year and see how the children have changed.  Gina thought it might be a nice idea to do something similar for us bloggers so here you go: First…

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