Rachel's Blog: Report Card: Abigail, aged 2 years, 23 days
Arithmetic: Can count to twelve. Eleven is often omitted. Can identify numbers three (3) and seven (7).
Spelling: Accurately spells B-I-N-G-O. Familiar with the alphabet - A B C D L M O P W X Y Z (zed, not zee).
Fine motor skills: Can accurately peel mushrooms. Will learn in time that life is too short to stuff them.
Gross motor skills: Insists on falling on deceptively flat and unimpeded floors.
Reading: Can read familiar books word perfectly. "Once upon a time there was a witch called Meg..."
Science: Shows a keen interest in wildlife both large (dinosaurs) and small (insects). Scale (big and little), temperature (hot and cold) and "Ewww! Sticky!" are also familiar concepts.
Social skills: Has an active interest in the welfare of her peers, "Baby's sad!" and impeccable etiquette; "How's your day?" "Thank you for cooking dinner," and "Hoooowwww do you do?"
Other: Most things are a "Good idea!" except when "Abbey's grumpy!" in which case "Cake? Please?"