How about another school bus name tag?
All calm now, the kidoodles floated about, talking quietly to each other about what they’d just been through, and they took the opportunity to look around outside – at space, at the moon, and at the Earth. At the same time, Clive the driver… Continue Reading “In the Village”
The bus lurched forward and started soaring again, sweeping left and swooping right. All the little kidoodles did what they could to hold on, but it was difficult. One by one they reached out their hands to hold on to each other. One by… Continue Reading “In the Village”
Meanwhile, back at the school, just as the Sun started rising behind her, Vice Principal Señora C was checking her watch. All the other kidoodles were already in class, but where was Bus 234?
The kidoodles were all pressed back in their seats as the bus roared skyward. They were looking outside now. Most were scared, but a few looked like they were actually having fun! “Bus driver, did my mom put you up to this?” hollered Clarissa,… Continue Reading “In the Village”
Connie rumbled and she shook, she shook and she rumbled – and oh boy did she rumble! She rumbled low, then lower, then even lower yet – almost as if she was boiling inside! It’s a special time when the bus gets mad. From… Continue Reading “In the Village”
And sure enough, that’s what happened. At first it was all in good fun – everyone was laughing and playing and jumping around… Clive tried hard to get the attention of the little kidoodles so that he could indicate the proper way to behave.… Continue Reading “In the Village”
It wasn’t long before all the little kidoodles forgot where they were. Clive, the bus driver, pulled over to the side of the road and watched them in his big mirror, but the kidoodles didn’t even notice they were stopped! Clive figured now was… Continue Reading “In the Village”
Gradually, the kidoodles entered the bus and sat down for their first ride of the year. They were all quiet for a little while, and that was great, but soon they got used to the pitch and roll of the bus – and they… Continue Reading “In the Village”
Let’s face it, this bus had powers which other buses did not have. It was… a magic bus, full of the understanding and intuition and awareness that is reserved for only the very best school buses. But what do you suppose was the purpose… Continue Reading “In the Village”
The bus was a very special bus and it had all sorts of special features which none of the other buses had.
The bus was big and beautiful, and oh so ready for the new school year. And Clive, the driver was just as kind as ever. Earlier, in the yard where the bus lived, their first meeting of the year had been very special. This… Continue Reading “In the Village”
Gradually more and more Kidoodles joined the bus and settled in for the run to school. They were quiet at first, but that wasn’t to last.