I have two nights to get myself back on a normal sleep schedule (that is, asleep WAY before 3 am and up much earlier than noon…). Otherwise, this might be what my students see when they look up at me from silent reading:
And if they step out of line, the horns might come out:
Kidding kidding. Though I am a bit worried about falling asleep during my prep periods….
This first week back should be interesting. The good news is that I’ve heard my students missed me and are excited to have me back. That makes my heart feel warm and toasty and makes coming back to work/leaving my baby just a little bit easier.