It's that time again! The dolls are back in class for the 2010/2011 school year.
Shelby rings the bell to signal that school is now in session!
Maggie, Molly, and Ruthie are looking forward to the new school year.
Shelby sits in her assigned seat and greets her classmate Norah Kathleen.
Kirsten, Julie, and Evangeline are in another classroom.
They have their slate boards and chalk on their desk ready for today's lessons.
In the other classroom, the students will be doing some research on the computer.
Connie and Kaya are next to use the computer.
Shiloh and Lily Nicole are up next. They laughed when they realized they have matching uniforms.
Ruthie and Rhonda with the world map for the daily Geography lesson.
Norah Kathleen and Josefina enjoy Geography lessons.
Samantha and Rebecca are excited that school is back in sesson.
The students have their book bags, composition notebooks, and supplies that they will need for the school term.
Samantha and Nellie take notes in their composition notebooks while Linda reads aloud from the textbook reader.
Shelby comes to check Fiona Claire's school work.
Shelby rings the bell for lunch. Claudia Joy is thrilled --- all this school work is making her hungry!
Lunch time!! YUM.
Angela brought a sandwich, pear, vegetables, and a cookie in her lunch box. She shares the celery and carrot sticks with Pilar.
McKenzie and Jenny are enjoying their lunch, and Nizhoni comes to their table to join them. They tell her to go grab a chair.
Molly, Ruthie, and Maggie are ready for lunch. They brought their lunches to school.
Jenny and Nizhoni enjoy their lunch. Jenny brought her lunch, while Nizhoni checks out the cafeteria food.
Victoria and Samantha brought their food in lunch tins. They are having sandwiches and fruit, plus a gingerbread man cookie for desert.
Shelby rings the bell to signal that classes have resumed for the afternoon session.
Claudia Joy and Pilar have their textbooks and are ready for the next lesson.
Nellie assists the teacher in the afternoon lesson.
She helps Linda and Victoria with their school work.
Norah Kathleen and Josefina checked out some books from the school library.
Pilar also found a book in the school library that she wanted to read. "September is back to books" month according to the posters in her classroom.
Next up is the Writing class. Lily Nicole gets out the textbook.
"We will have to share this textbook" she says to her friends.
The students practice their vocabulary words --- it's time for a spelling drill!
Next up will be arithmetic. The problems they need to figure are on the blackboard.
Shana has her math textbook and calculator ready for Math class.
Shana and Jenny have book bags that match their plaid skirts.
Next on the class schedule is reading, so Rhonda gets out her reader and her notebook.
Lily Nicole will share the reader with Rhonda today as there are not enough textbooks for all the students in the class.
Pilar shows the latest American Girl magazine to Shana.
"Would you like to look at the latest issue of the American Girl magazine with me?" Pilar asks.
"EEK! Don't let the teacher catch you with that in school!"
The students will have their history lesson next.
Linda shows her report card from last school term. "I got straight A's" she told Rebecca.
McKenzie is hard at work. She wants to get her homework done before school is dismissed.
Shelby rings the bell. School is out for the day!
Diane is happy, she wants to go outside and play.
Connie and Josefina put the textbooks back in the lockers after class.
The students discuss how their first day at school went.
Their teacher this year seems very nice, and they all like her assistant Miss Shelby. This is going to be a great school year!
Look who joined them after school let out for the day!
"Hello Lana, did you miss us? Do you want to attend this school also? Hmmm... maybe they would let you attend if you wore a plaid uniform like all the other students."