It got to the point where Mrs. I had thought myself quite capable of handling my personal feelings along that line until Teddy walked into my life.
Teddy had reached a level that would stand him in good stead the following year, no matter where he went. Six years went by before she got another note from Teddy. Teddy shows promise by work and attitude, but has poor home situation. And as she stood in front of her fifth grade class on the very first day of school, she told the children a lie?
Thompson she was still his favourite teacher.
He is such a joy to be around. The letter explained that she was still the best and favorite teacher he ever had. But any teacher worth her credentials can channel work to the bright child, keeping him challenged and learning, while she puts her major effort on the slower ones.
Thompson realized the problem and she was ashamed of herself. If you graduate with the highest of honours, it means that you got top grades, you were one of the best students.
He explained that his father had died a couple of years ago and he was wondering if Mrs. The letter was signed Theodore F. We ate our refreshments, and the bell rang. However, when she reviewed his file, she was in for a surprise.
Many gifts were heaped underneath, waiting for the big moment. However, that was impossible, because there in the front row, slumped in his seat, was a little boy named Teddy Stoddard.
Nor did I know then or now, why I felt such an intense dislike for him. The days rolled by. You were the one who taught me that I could make a difference. Teddy Stoddard, an objectionable little boy, gave his teacher old perfume and a bracelet in gratitude for her kindness, and the resulting friendship turned his life around.
Very Truly Yours, Teddy Stallard I send him a card of congratulations and a small package containing a pencil gift set.
As of today, I am Theodore J. Thompson, with tears in her eyes, whispered back. Six years went by before she got another note from Teddy. He receives little help at home. You see, there was yet another letter that spring.
Stoddard whispered in Mrs. Jean Thompson paid particular attention to one they all called "Teddy. Instead, she began to teach children. Thompson took pains to open it in the middle of the other presents. Thompson took pains to open it in the middle of the other presents. She began treating him differently and he later praised her for making a difference in his life, a difference that helped him get through high school, college, and medical school and become a doctor.
Thompson paid particular attention to Teddy. The days rolled by. Teddy could do better. At the school where Mrs.
At the school where Mrs. His present was clumsily wrapped in the heavy, brown paper that he got from a grocery bag. I stayed every afternoon with Teddy from the end of Christmas holidays until the last day of school.
He is such a joy to be around. Four years after that, she got another letter, saying that while things had been tough at times, he'd stayed in school, had stuck with it, and would graduate from college with the highest of honors.
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They hugged each other, and Dr. Stoddard whispered in Mrs. Thompson's ear, "Thank you Mrs. Thompson for believing in me.
Thank you so much for making me feel important and showing me that I could make a difference." Mrs. Thompson, with tears in her eyes, whispered back. She said, "Teddy, you have it all wrong.
the story, Miss Thompson know that Teddy needs more attention, which she did. This is the turning point of the story for me, because if Miss Thompson did not turn more.
In the story of Teddy, Miss Thompson turned her attention to teddy because of reading the previous comments of Teddy’s teacher, from that point of the story, Miss Thompson know that Teddy needs more attention, which she did.
Let's make a difference (The Teddy Stoddard story) click image to open video page: And that was impossible, because there in the front row, slumped in his seat was a little boy named Teddy Stallard.
Miss Thompson had watched Teddy the year before and noticed that he didn't play well with other children, that his clothes were messy.Download