His class also has a turtle named Elvis.
Emily's excited because her teacher uses a clipboard with a list of what they need to do. (sounds little familiar??)
Each child in her class has a name on a frog. If they misbehave they get a fly on their frog and a note home. :-)
Terry things first grade is way different than Kindergarten. He gets to go to PE, Art, and Music now. AND he gets to play on the big playground!!!