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Kindergartners say the darndest things

The following are full-day kindergartners in Alison Tinger’s class at Forest Hills Elementary School. No last names are used.

• Emel

I am thankful for my mom because she takes care of me. I am also thankful for trees so we can breathe!

• Jack

I am thankful for green so that we can breathe. I am also thankful for God because he is the only one that makes us move our bodies.

• Colin

I am thankful for my mom, dad, and sister because they are really nice to me and help me reach high things.

• Lyla

I am thankful for ladybugs because they are nice and I like to play with them.

• Curran

I am thankful for my Nunu. He worked in the land Army and protected me.

• Parker

I am thankful for my mom because she let me have what I wanted once. I am thankful for my dad because he fought in the Army and my brother because he helps me with homework.

• Hayden

I am thankful for Mrs. Lennie because she was my school teacher and my mom because she is my mom.

• Kate

I am thankful for all the people in my family because I love them!

• Emma

I am thankful for my mom because I always help her with stuff and she has a sweet daughter named Emma.

• Ryan

I am thankful for my pets because they are fluffy and comfy. I am also thankful for my family because I like them a lot and they give us lots of stuff!

• Connor

I am thankful for my brother because he is sometimes nice to me. I am also thankful for my ... dad because he lets us watch movies.

• Riley

I am thankful for my brother because he is really nice to me. I am also thankful for my baby brother because he likes to build blocks with me.

• Harris

I am thankful for my dog because she is a good pet, she does not bite me and she does not startle people.

• Evadis

I am thankful that the Army is taking care of our world and the men that are working on my new house!

• Olivia

I am thankful that I am going to have a baby sister because I think she will play with me!

• Logan

I am thankful for my sister, mom, and dad because I love them so much!

• Thatcher

I am thankful for Thanksgiving because I get to see my uncles and sometimes my cousins (they have a new house).

• Jonas

I am thankful for my family because I would not have a house without them. My mom is an artist and I think her art is fun.

• Parker

I am thankful for everything I get, like food and spiders and waves that come from the sea. These things come from the planet Earth!

• Parker

I am thankful for my dad because he got my S (handwriting) homework from the dog!

• Olivia

I am thankful for my friends because they plays with me at recess. I am also thankful for my family because all of them snuggle with me!

• Riley

I am thankful for God because he made this world. I am also thankful for the Army because they protect our world.

• Hayden

I am thankful for moonlight and moms and dads!



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