|$1 for 8 (cute!) cards in the Target dollar bin...I'll take 'em!|
My favorite thing to receive, though, is handwritten notes. Honestly. (And, it's likely any teacher you ask would admit to the same thing...even though Starbucks cards never hurt anyone either...)
Notes like these make me realize that in some small way maybe I am making a difference - the work I do has meaning and the kiddos are responding.
Notes like these make me smile.
On an unrelated (but highly exciting) note - I prepped more for my Holy Land trip yesterday - read some notes from another tour group who went in March, watched a movie about Jerusalem, and tagged up my tour guide book with post-its:
Plus, I got a book in the mail I had forgotten I even ordered. Guess it's coming in my bag (which is actually closer to being packed!) on Friday...