FC: Z. Sands Best of 2011
1: Zoo - This year, you have excelled in both school & sports, and continue to be such a great kid! You finished up elementary school and have started middle school. (YIKES!!) You are getting really amazing grades and have made the transition so beautifully that once again you have made us very proud. You are a good friend to many, your sense of humor is awesome, and your big brother skills are in full force. As you head into 2012, we hope it brings you lots of happiness and fun. We love, love, love you - Mom & Dad
3: December 2010
4: Boarding at Bachelor
5: Week after Christmas in Sunriver to welcome the New Year!
6: 5th Grade Classic Hoops
7: Such a fun year! You had a great team of kids, and did really well. Z. Sands #30 One game you even broke out the 'crazy eyes'!!
8: Easter at Aunt Mabel's . . . .what can I say?!?!
9: Goofing off and having a treat at Polar Bear Yogurt. | Nice shades dude
10: Lake Billy Chinook for Memorial Day.
11: Went on a hike at Tryon Creek with a bunch of moms/kids from Sherwood. You were much TOO cool, but came with us anyway. Hiked, had a little picnic and then headed home!!
12: 5th Grade field trip Downtown Portland | I got picked as a chaperone so I got to come too! We went downtown to see the play 'A Wrinkle in Time', then on a BIG scavenger hunt all over downtown. FUN day!
13: Your last year at Archer Glen Elementary! | Kindergarten | 5th Grade
14: Spokane Hoopfest June 2011
15: L | ~ Loser Kings ~ | Z. Sands, P. Agnew, B. Vaughn & E. Carter | Winners of the Losers bracket . . .the words 'Loser King' are hidden in your prize shirts.
16: Sherwood Jr. Baseball 5th Grade American Team
19: K1 Campout was W E T this year, but Gage-O-Matic kept us all entertained with his pig roasting adventures. Good Times!
20: Went for a looong hike looking for the Paulina Plunge. We found it ~ and Plunged! It was a little bit chilly but it was fun. Everyone but Carter did it !! | SUNRIVER | We learned NOT to ever let Dad 'trim' your hair!!!
21: Mt. Bachelor for lunch and a geology lesson. | Posing at the Village | Lava Butte - OR - as you would like to have it. . . .Lava Butt. | ~ Newberry Crater ~
22: The Mini-Drifter you and Wyatt helped Grampa build. Impressive!!!!
23: 'Helping' at your sisters birthday party. | Chillin' at the neighborhood block party. | Inside a 'Water Ball' at the SWW Fair! | Being a nice big brother at the SWW Fair.
24: Josh's birthday party
25: Your 'Peeps' | Camping extravaganza with the crew
26: 12th Birthday Party at Oregon Airsoft Arena
27: Racing for the Cure with the BooBees!!
28: 1st day of 6th grade @ Sherwood Middle School
29: 2011 Oregon Football #18 Arizona State vs #9 Oregon Ducks Arizona State (5-2,3-1) vs. Oregon Ducks (5-1,3-0) Date: 10/15/11 Site: Eugene, Ore. Stadium: Autzen Stadium Attendance: 60,055
31: Sherwood 5/6 White Knights What an awesome season! 8 and 3. You guys even played for the Championship!!
32: Nic/Z/Levi | Two melon heads! | Your cute sibs
33: Our family volunteered at the Sherwood Give & Gobble again this year. You were dressed for volunteering - but decided to 'run' the 5K with your friends . . . .don't think you were too pleased with that decision!