As the clip continues, another teacher can be seen coming in to help remove it from the bag. She laughs and says that the little boy has been speaking to her about the turtle “for about half an hour," though she was unaware that the animal was actually in his bag.
In the end, they were safely able to make get the turtle out of the backpack and place it in a plastic tray.
Many people laughed about the absurdity of the situation in the comments.
“My child will do this one day. I just know it," said one person.
Another added: “Meanwhile mom is back at home freaking out trying to figure out what she’s going to tell her kid because she can’t find the turtle.”
And a third wrote: “tell me you’re a kindergarten teacher without telling me you’re a kindergarten teacher.”
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