My love of writing was evident in my 6th grade report card
|We have enjoyed Barbara's creative poems, stories and plays. She recognizes all parts of speech and their uses. She uses good form in all written work.|
But, alas, by 11th grade, I began to go downhill.
|If Barbara wishes to maintain this rating, she must refrain from talking at the beginning of class periods. AND Barbara can improve her work by being more attentive to class instructions.|
I got an A, Miss Banner, you old biddy.
Maybe I didn't NEED to be attentive in your class.
And, um, I grew up to be a writer.
And, um, luckily, my English language skills are not genetic.
Here is my father's 9th grade report card: