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Six-Word Search: Back to School

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

By Yael Roberts

by Lel4nd on flickr

by Lel4nd on flickr

Whether you’re a preschooler, middle schooler, high schooler, college student, teacher, professor, or parent, the end of August signifies a return to the books. Even for those who no longer step foot in locker-lined hallways, the memories, bitter or sweet, come back every fall. Back to school ads litter drugstores and Staples, and the rush for binders, notebooks, and pens begins. School isn’t just about ages or grades: the world is one big school, and we’re all students, learning from those around us. It’s never to late to go back to school.

School starts soon, summer slipping fast!

School starting soon, summer reading unfinished.

Falling leaves, school buses, cooler temperatures…

Back by unpopular demand, it’s school.

It’s coming: back-to-school nightmares have begun.

School’s back! Mixed feelings linger around.

School. Eat. Home. Eat. Sleep. Repeat.

New school. New people. Same problems.

My mind is a one-room schoolhouse.

Was old school, got retro grades.

Finished school by standing on principle.

Paid today. School shopping. Balance inverts.

Hoarding school supplies. Graduated in 1996.

Son’s first schoolday. Caught myself crying.

Watched schoolbus depart with my heart.

Single mother. Night school. My hero.

Missing school. Feeling lonely. Barely surviving.

Reliving preschool. Napping. Coloring outside lines.

School since 1990; I am addicted.
— RachieRae

School’s over, but learning never ends.

13 responses

  1. Jasmine says:

    Loved vacations. Hated school. Vice versa.

  2. Jessica says:

    New beginnings for me, coming ahead

  3. Daniel says:

    School’s over, FREEDOM! wait… what now?

  4. Lida says:

    Now when I’m a hard working man I want to go back to school again. It was the best time of my life.

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  6. Linda says:

    I think the most popular back to school words search are something like writing services for students. I often need their help, and I always look for them. Last month I found this site with reviews on writing companies, and I chose a few pretty nice one from the list. Perhaps this site will be useful for someone else.

  7. chin woo says:

    Good luck and success to everyone

  8. Stefania Clayton says:

    After the holidays, it’s the time for everyone to get back to the school where they are sharing this hard experience of everyone in this situation and check site to get quality work. Hope that everyone must have a beautiful time. And will learn a lot from the teachers after this long break.

  9. Sandra says:

    Really great article! But she reminded me of how much I hated school in my day. I couldn’t write essays, and it always upset me. Fortunately, at some point, I found a good writing service - and began to turn to these guys for help. This decision saved the situation, and I became an excellent student.

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  11. Martin says:

    Writers should also look at the other since reviewers are unlikely to use the same terms again and over. They also don’t copy-paste the essay writing service evaluations because the businesses would urge them to repeat certain phrases in many reviews.

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