At least two books in the possession of every student. Check.
Writer’s notebooks going out with every student when they leave the classroom. Check.
Lockers cleaned of food & wayward gym clothes. Check.
Plans & packet sent to copy center. Check.
Electronic platform ready to go if I have “go ahead” from district. Check.
Talked to kids. Answered questions. Reassured them. Tried to give them some certainty in uncertain times. Joked with them. Sent them away.