The kit looks like this:
And inside you'll find guidelines for filling out a page about your child:
I wrote a little bit about myself to get the ink flowing.
The important thing about Mr. Gurney is that he treasures children just as theyare.
Mr. Gurney first taught young children in 1967, forty-two years ago. He treasured
them then; he treasures them now.
When he’s not teaching school, Mr. Gurney enjoys being home in Sebastopol with
his wife and their friends. He doesn’t have a TV at his house. He finds time most
days for reading, cooking, playing music, and taking walks around his town and
country. His favorite getaway is pretty close to home: Tomales Bay where he
enjoys kayaking and sailing his Laser sailboat.
But the important thing about Mr. Gurney is that he treasures children just as
If you wish to write your contribution ahead of time, it will help keep the book moving from one family to the next quickly.
In the past I've shared the pages of the Important Book here on Mr. Kindergarten. You can see what those look like by clicking on the "Important Book" label on the sidebar.
I'd like to know how you feel about doing that again this year. Leave a comment if you'd like to weigh in.