FWMS Class: No Way We're Having School Tomorrow!
With a big snowstorm coming, the students are placing their bets that there will be no school on Thursday.
With the big snowstorm coming, will there be school tomorrow?
"No way!" the students enthusiastically responded.
They proceeded to tell me how the storm would arrive at 4 a.m. Thursday and continue for about 24 hours into Friday [ the forecast is calling for up to a foot of snow]. One student was looking forward to staying in to play video games, while another was pumped for some fresh snow ahead of a weekend ski trip.
All of them — students in Susan Tamagni's sixth-grade language arts class — welcomed me into their room Wednesday to talk shop — about writing, reporting, editing, and life as a journalist.
Hard to believe, about 20 years ago I was sitting right where they were as a FWMS student. And even today, I'm with you, guys: let it snow!