NEWSLETTERS

10-15-2021

SHOW AND TELL Bring a picture of a wild animal that lives in North America. Topic:  North America   Let’s explore North America   The value is frugality, which is wasting nothing. We’re frugal because our earth needs us to be careful with everything we have. For...

10-08-2021

SHOW AND TELL Bring a thing that makes light. (We’ll be learning about Diwali, an Indian celebration of the triumph of light over dark.) Topic:  Middle East   Appreciate these ancient cultures.   The value is frugality, which is wasting nothing and only use what...

10-01-2021

Bring a picture of a large and small machine Topic:  Machines   How machines make our work easier   The value is self-reliance, which is confidence in our own judgment and abilities. It is our judgment that creates the machine and then uses it in a useful way.  ...

09-10-2021

SHOW AND TELLBring picture of two prehistoric animals and know their names. Topic:  Prehistoric About a world we didn’t know The value is humility, which is not boasting about ourselves. For science, we’ll do a timeline on the earth’s history and experiments about...

08-27-2021

SHOW AND TELLBring a small rock to paint as a pet rock. Topic: Geology What about all those rocks? The value is self-reliance, which is confi-dence in our own judgment and abilities. This means we must make our own decisions about what we think and about what we do....

08-20-2021

SHOW AND TELLBring a picture of a wild animal’s footprints Topic:  Wild Animals   About those wild animals that share our world   The value is frugality, which is using only what we need and never taking more than our share. For ecology, we’ll learn about how...

08-13-2021

SHOW AND TELL Bring a list of the insects you saw or heard at your house Topic:  Insects   It’s 90% of the Earth’s creatures The value is humility, and we’ll be learning to respect the small creatures that share our world. For cooking, we’ll try pretzel...

07-29-2021

                                                                                                   SHOW AND TELL                                                                                 Bring a thing that  came from the sea Topic: Oceans The powerful forces of...

07-09-2021

SHOW AND TELL Bring pictures of woodlands or wetlands for our wall hanging. Topic: Forests/Wetlands Learn about these biomes The value we’ll be studying is frugality, which means we don’t waste anything.For manners, we’ll learn how to report peer behavior (tattle),...