First Grade Questions

After the stress of the start of school, I needed a lift. Got a great one when I spoke to Benny’s class about diabetes. He’s in first grade so most of the children are six years old. They were excited to learn and a lot of fun.

We started by reading Benny’s favorite D-book, Jackie’s Got Game. It’s all about a boy with diabetes who wears a pump and checks his blood sugar, at home, at school, where ever. He wants to make the basketball team, but will a low during try-outs keep him off the squad?!

(click here to keep reading)

have him look at some stories regaurding sports and type 1’s of all ages!

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