Me Too started his 1000 chain yesterday! His first job was to learn how to roll out the loooooong green rug. Then he had to learn how to take the chain off of the cabinet (above) and lay it out on the rug without tying himself up like a little golden mummy.
Laying out all of the arrows in columns by category can be a daunting task.
I made him some column headers to make his job a little easier.
And finally, he gets to label the chain! This project takes several days. When Kal-El did this task we made the mistake of doing it too close to Christmas. Not only did was the Christmas tree in the way of the rug and chain (we had to do a big 90-degree bend when we bumped up against the wall in the office) but we had houseguests who had to step around a 1000 chain for a week. Me Too has a little motivation to not let this project drag on and on. I told him we can put up the Christmas tree when he is finished. This should guarantee that he finishes the chain before we host Thanksgiving. The chain and rug do travel right past our front door. Right now we have a "Welcome to my home! Please carefully step over my kid's math" situation. We also have to step over it every time we go up and down the stairs.
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