The first day of school is always exciting for multiple reasons. After having time ‘off’ in the summer, and although I always would like more time, I am excited to be back to start the new year. There are so many exciting possibilities and opportunities to unveil for the students and they are always full of nervous energy with excitement.
I thoroughly enjoy my profession and therefore don’t count the days or weeks of school, and I do not pay attention to when my next school holiday will occur. This all happens fast enough once the school year begins.
In the past, I have often had last day/week of school dreams in the first week of the new school year. This does not excite me, but rather make me anxious because I realize that I have not accomplished all of my intended instruction. As such, I don’t particularly admire those dreams.
We are currently in the wrap-up stages of the second trimester of our 2019-2020 school year and two nights ago, I dreamt of the first day of school for the 2020-2021 school year. I am not in any hurry to make time pass so quickly, and perhaps this dream is a resulting fallout.
New within the Dreams tab is an essay titled Day-Off Already. As always, the creative end-product of dreams has a way to add bizarre and amusing intrigue into a typical daily routine.