09-26-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a simple machine  (think egg beater, pencil sharpener, zipper, spring, etc.). Topic: Machines How machines make our lives easier  The value we’ll be studying is self-reliance, which is confidence in our own ability. For cooking, we’ll be making...

09-19-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a mirror for an experiment. Topic: Physics   All things have a ‘why’ and a ‘how’   The value we’ll be studying is justice. People who study science must be willing to see truth like justice sees it, totally objectively. For science, we’ll be making...

09-12-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring a rock to paint.   Topic: Geology   Learn where and how minerals came to be   The value we’ll be studying is self-reliance, which is confidence in our own judgment and abilities. For science, we’ll experiment with evaporation, exploding gas, and...

09-05-14

SHOW AND TELL Bring big and something little Topic: Prehistoric   Learn about a world people have never known   The value we’ll be studying is humility, which is to be humble, that is, to not boast about ourselves. For science, we’ll see how sediment works and make...