Jalen's class went skating on Monday, and she fell and fractured her arm. I took her to see an orthopedist on Tuesday, and he said that it was a 'buckle fracture.' Instead of wearing a cast, he decided to splint it.
At first she was happy because she won't have to do chores for a few weeks, but that happiness only lasted about one day. She's already tired of wearing a splint and not being able to ride her bike and play outside. We go back to the orthopedist in a few weeks for more x-rays. If it looks good the splint can come off.
This is her on Tuesday: