She is now in the third grade! Right after the test, she went to her class and they had reading time where each student read a paragraph from a story. Brooklyn said that she felt like she did good and understood what she read. A fellow classmate, and our neighborhood friend who is in Brooklyn’s class met me when I went to get the girls for lunch. She said to me in Portuguese, “Brooklyn reads very well!” as if she were surprised. —-Maybe we should have shot for the 4th grade?!