Monthly Archives: October 2012

Skeletal System

Last week we reviewed our skeletal system from last year.  This year I focused on why we have bones, what bones are made of, and what happens inside our bones. We started off by talking about why we have bones.  We reviewed the names of the bones by singing this awesome song.  I still catch [...]

Negative Space Painting

I try to introduce my girls to lots of different ways to paint.  We have used different types of tools to paint such as feathers, straws, as well as our bodies.  It keeps it fresh and their creativity gets challenged. A few weeks ago I introduced them to negative space using dot stickers.  We talked [...]

The Key to a Successful Home-School Day

So here is my secret to having a successful, productive home-school day…. keeping my 2 year old happy and BUSY!! Here are some things she’s been doing the past couple of weeks. So simple but she loves it. I cut out squares and glued the first one on of each color.  Then I gave her [...]