“Mom, I need a costume for the school….. er, distance-learning play today.”

March 17, 2020

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Everyone is moving to distance learning. Lincoln Lutheran since Monday and Seward schools starting now. My brain hurts, so let’s tell an amusing story from this morning. Lloyd and I like to leave the house about 6:30. At 6:02, he hollered down the stairs, “I need you to make a box into an ‘On Air’ sign that can light up.”

Um, ok.

I gulped my coffee and got into genie mode.

Poof. His wish his my command. I told him he was so lucky. He replied, “Yeah, I’d feel bad, but you live for this kind of stuff.” He’s not wrong.

I had him send a photo during the day. I didn’t realize it would be a side angle – the rest of the box needs to be painted black.

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Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

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2 Responses to ““Mom, I need a costume for the school….. er, distance-learning play today.””

  1. Brad Said on:

    I am worried about going to a distance learning situation. I can’t imagine how that would even work. Do I find a bunch of worksheets for them to do?
    It’s a possibility after spring break is over though. I guess I should start thinking about it.

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  2. Rachel Said on:

    Poof! If Sam had asked me that, at that time of the morning, I would have said a whole lot more than, Poof! And his box would not have been as nice, if he even got a box! Way to go Lauren!! (I am now sending all of Sam’s emergency requests your way.)

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