Archive for August 11th, 2010

I was working in Missouri when one day I watched two teachers walk through the gym carrying red furniture on their heads. “Where are they going?” I wondered. So I followed them down the hall with my camera, curious to see where they were going.

They ended up in kindergarten. Turns out they were moving furniture from one building to another, since all the kindergarten classrooms are being redistributed among the district. (Formerly, all kindergarten was in one building.) They marched that red furniture into the classroom library they were setting up in a cozy little corner.

Jill and a friend carry small red furniture on their heads into a classroom

Jill says, “I’m taking all this down, really!”

“Let’s do it together,” I suggest, and we bare this bulletin board to make it ready for kids’ work.

Ta da! Look at the library now! Good job, Jill!

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