Elementary Years – Page 2 – Scary Mommy

Elementary Years

It turns out we are most definitely not smarter than a fifth grader. Shoot.

Why We Redshirted Our 5-Year-Old

Academic redshirting happens when you don’t put your age-eligible child in kindergarten in order to give them some time. The idea is that this time is for them to grow, learn, and gain confidence so that they can have a better chance at being successful in school. My daughter’s birthday is in early September and the […]

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