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Trista is Five
P.E. Time with My Friends
P.E. Time with My Friends
Trista is Five

Trista is now five years old. Hard to believe we have all made it through this past five years! Trista is in a regular classroom for kindergarten this year. Trista has been given a one-on-one aide to assist her at school. She is slower than the other children in her academics and tires easily, but so far she is doing very well and ENJOYS going to school. We want Trista to be given every opportunity to succeed at her level. Sometimes we have to remind others to celebrate what Trista can do! It is hard in a school setting where testing is everything, but Trista shows me every day that that SHE is where she needs to be at this moment. We are thankful for all she has given us. Trista is my inspiration, my slow-it-all-down reminder, and a wonderful addition to our lives. Plus, her sisters think she is the best, sometimes!




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