08-01-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a move like an ocean creature. (Work with your child on how an octopus moves. How about a crab or a whale? An anemone?) Topic: Ocean Biome   Learn about the plants and animals of this strange biome   The value we’ll be studying is peace, which is...

07-25-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a picture of a wetland creature   Topic: Forests/Wetlands Biomes   Learn about the plants and animals of these fertile biomes   The value we’ll be studying is frugality, which is to not waste. For manners, we’ll learn how to report peer behavior...

07-11-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a natural thing (1”x2”) to press into our clay tiles. This could be a leaf,,  a nut, a seed pod, or a cicada shell. Topic: Plants   Learn how plants work   The value we’ll be studying is responsibility, which includes taking initiative. For safety,...

07-04-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring 3 things the same color.   Topic: Australia   Learn about this curious continent   The value we’ll be studying is compassion, which is to have sorrow for the trouble of someone else. For science, we’ll make timers from jars. Outside, we’ll build...