Apologies for the silence on the blog this past week, but we have been gearing up for the big day - Einschulung!
If you missed my previous post, this is what the school enrolment is called here in Germany, and it's
So, now that you have heard all about German traditions for starting school, and learned how to make your very own 'Schultüte', I wanted to share what's going in my son's Schultüte to give you some inspiration. Just to recap,
As mentioned in my previous post, children in German receive a 'Schultüte' - or 'school cone' - when they start school, filled with sweets, school supplies and small gifts. You can buy them ready made in shops or order them
As I've mentioned here before, we have a big and exciting milestone coming up for our older boy. In just a few weeks, he finally starts school! It's been a long wait for him. Many of his old friends back