Here are some sentiments from Holly Greenough’s students about "Grandpa Fred" |

Here are some sentiments from Holly Greenough’s students about "Grandpa Fred"

n He can’t always hear us but he always listens. Some days he’s my right arm and some days he’s my left, but he always is my smile and my reminder of why I teach; it’s about the kids. -Ms. Greenough

— Grandpa Fred helped me with my homework. He makes me feel very special. -Alberto Chavez

— He took my clay mask home and mounted it to a piece of wood. He helps me read when he comes to class. -Bobby Smith

— Grandpa Fred always says hi when he sees me and he always shakes my hand, sometimes he helps me with my work. -V.L.

— Grandpa Fred is like family because he loves us and we love him. He is willing to do anything for us. -Kourtney Pierce

— He helped me work on my current event homework. He is always there for us and he will always be there all the time in our hearts. -Matt Johnston

— Grandpa Fred helped me do my book report. He treats me like a grandson and makes me feel very important. -Victor Mariscal

— Grandpa Fred is like family because he is always there when you need him. He helps when you don’t understand your homework. -Karina Garcia

— Grandpa Fred helps me spell words by sounding them out. He helped me with my book report. -Ashley Pesci

— Grandpa Fred is special because he helped me look up words in the dictionary for my language arts class. -Shane Collins

— Grandpa Fred helped me draw the cage to put the bird in for the Indian toy he made for each of us. It was a Christmas present we gave to our family. -Tommy Brazos

— He helps me write my homework assignments in my journal. -Chris Lane

— He helped me put a lot of effort into learning my states and capitals. -Colt Leasure

— Grandpa Fred helped me read in front of the class. -Adam Ramos

— He showed and explained to me how to put the right words in the right places on the homework in Ms. Greenough’s class. -Ricky Taylor

— He helps me learn how to read. -Natalie Smith

— He always raises my spirits when I’m sad. -Martin Meyer

— He has a smile every time I see him and a friendly handshake. -Luis Estrada

— He’s determined to help us learn. -Kevin Camezon

— He’s the grandpa I never had. -Angela Denner

— He helped me by teaching me about World War II. -Antonio Mendoza

— He got me a cover for my science report. He also got me a book to help me read better. One day I was really sad then Grandpa Fred came and talked to me and dried my tears. -Krystal Pierce

— I feel like I have known him since the day I was born. -Ricardo Perez

— He got me the stuff I really needed and he gets me through school. He always has a smile on his face. -Robert Reed

— He helps me with my reading. -Yesenia Rangel

— He always says hi in the halls. -Nick Kallenbach

— Grandpa Fred has a heart of gold. He always has a smile and friendly greeting for everybody. We all love and adore him. -Sandi Hamm

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