Wednesday was the official first day of fall. I talked about it with my class of second graders. I asked them to share a sign that they know it is fall.
One student said, “I know it’s fall because the flowers are wilting.”
Another noticed, “The plant seeds are beginning to drop.”
My personal favorite, “The air is getting crispier.”
Here’s to apple crisp, red leaves, sweatshirts, caramel apples, pumpkins, the color orange, wearing sweaters, the start of the school year, mums, falling leaves, and socks…