r is for rainy walk

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since it wasn’t a good weather day for our creek field trip, we took a walk in the rain instead.

we took a wagon and let the youngest kids ride first (and longest).

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we made sure to dress for the weather in school boots and fuzzy pink hats. : )

once we got to the busy intersection of first street and main street, we checked out the signs.

everyone got a turn to press the button…

we looked toward the traffic light to check the signal:

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see, there is an orange hand telling us DON’T WALK

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then, oh the excitement, the signal changes to a person figure telling us to WALK!

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(i admit i held my breath until we were all across…i forgot our walking rope which we usually hold on to during busy street crossings!)

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one benefit of not holding on to the rope:  you can make your arms like airplane wings.

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we passed a preschool friend’s house on the way back.  we knew her dog might be waiting at the window…and he was!

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hello, waffle dog!

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finding a big empty tree trunk finished up the walk…then we got under covers for story time.

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thank you, ms. carol, for documenting our rainy walk!

3 thoughts on “r is for rainy walk

  1. oh, this is unreal. i have been fans of both this site and whatever for a year, at least!, and never put two and two together – even when Meg talked about the preschool’s activites. OF course, they are the same.



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