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Metamorphosis

As we're saying goodnight tonight, Owen asks:

O: Mommy, can I tell you one last thing?
E: Sure.
O: Do you know that the silk worms start out as caterpillars?
E: Oh yeah?
O: Their poop looks like little black crumbs.
E: Wow!
O: And then they make a cocoon, and then they come out as moths.
E: That's amazing isn't it!??!
O: Do you know that moths from silkworms are called Vampire moths?
E: I didn't know that, I wonder why they got that name.
O: Me too. And Mommy, did you know that Rajan Rondo had a band-aid on his chin? Not his chin all the way, but his chin and neck. Can I do that, too?

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Comments

blissful_e said…
What a great conversation! The listening/responding skills you demonstrated are exactly the ones I've been practicing while reading through 'How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen so Kids Will Talk.' :)
mama mia said…
Will look for that book! Should help this teacher gear up for next fall!

Owen's conversations always make me smile.

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