Him: My friends and I have just started reading Lord of the Rings.
Me: Really? You don’t find it too hard?
H: Nah. It has old words like thus and nay and stuff. But that’s ok.
M: what do you like about it?
H: It looks really cool in my imagination.
He had difficulties with literacy until he met the right teacher in Grade 3. Mr W noticed our boy struggling and gave him intensive support throughout the school year. By the end of Grade 3, T was reading for pleasure.
The photo was taken at an airport. We were waiting for our flight. He was reading J. K. Rowling. He was engrossed. We could have left him there and he wouldn’t have noticed.
For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday!