… helicopter?

6 09 2006

peterPeter left summer school in mid August. His teachers had not really ever heard his voice at that point. While home with us for the past 2 weeks, his ability & desire to speak have advanced monumentally. His return to school yesterday sparked the following entry in his progress journal from his teacher:

“Peter had a wonderful day. I’m so amazed at how much he is communicating with us! It’s great.”

Some of Peter’s words:

open * juice * shoes * outside * book * meow (cat) * car * moo (cow) * flower * water * ball * balloon * Momma * Ah-Ee (Daddy) * Memma (Emma) * Eter (Peter) * Waldo * iper (diaper) * car * elephant * more * all of the Maisy characters (Maisy, Eddie, Tallulah, Charlie) * counts the fish (1-2-3-4-5-7!) * ready, set, go * Mickey and Minnie * Donald and Daisy * 5-4-3-2-1-blastoff * Wenot (Wiggles) * Pizza Guy * Zoe * Teachers * Easy * Mowie (movie) * Nite nite (good night) * I love you * May or neigh (horse) * Telephone * Hello * Giraffe * Zebra * Helicopter




2 responses

6 09 2006

WOW! What a vocabulary so all of a sudden! YAY! Now, just wait. You won’t be able to get him to stop! LOL

11 11 2006
“MICKEY!” « Oboerista - thoughts from an oboist / coffeeist / dad

[…] As you may have read in a previous post, Peter has started to speak. We rented a minivan, loaded it up with all kinds of stuff (both useful & useless) and headed south to Orlando. All four of us had a great time. A poignant moment happened as we drove through the Disneyworld main gate. A statue of Mickey Mouse stands tall, welcoming all to the Disney complex. Peter loudly shouted “Mickey” as we approached. There wasn’t a dry eye in the van. […]

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