In our family, whenever one of the kids has some type of fun achievement at school, we like to celebrate as a family by taking them to do something fun. Usually the reward is a family trip to the ice cream store, or the movie theater. Nothing too fancy.
Emma was the winner of her class spelling bee, and today she competed in the first grade spelling bee. She got 5th place in her grade, and along with her AMAZING report card, we thought she deserved a celebration.
After dinner tonight, Elliott asked her what she would like to do to celebrate. After a little bit of back and forth between everyone, Emma finally came up with a suggestion: