And just like that, he was a Kindergartener.
Each child in class received an award, recognizing a gift they have or give to the world. There were awards for 'kind-hearted,' 'biggest hugs,' 'helper,' and 'entertainer.' Michael received 'curious' -- and assuming the award for 'grumpiest, goofiest, coolest kid who likes to hit things with sticks' would be inappropriate for the setting, we can't think of a greater word to describe our little sponge who amazes us daily with his inventive imagination, big words and smart observations of the world around him.
Get ready Elementary School. He's coming.