One week closer to summer, right?! The inspiration behind this post is my son’s delightful questioning from Friday morning…”When are we gonna start our countdown to summer?”
Holy Moses…it is still getting into the 30s at night and winter has barely left our doorstep, but “OK, my boy, we will begin a count down.!”
As of now, it is 38 days! School days, that is!
I began thinking about all of our summer fun-park adventures, zoo fun, swimming in the pool until we are prunes, bike rides to the local library, road trips, too much ice cream, playing outside until dark…but this also got me thinking about what we will work on this summer and how I will work to keep him an inspired reader and writer.
He is inspired by sports and ice cream, and will sit down and get to his homework in order to “get it done.” But I wanted to put something together to keep his brain excited, so I came up with these fun summer journal writing topics…