|Working under her loft at her desk.|
'Cause you can only look at so many pictures of this:
So we did our first experiment in Zoology (Swimming Creatures of the 5th Day). It was about understanding surface currents in the ocean and how they work. (And how things like plankton just go where the water takes them.)
|Aiming hair dryers over a casserole dish of water...|
|...gets the Cheerios and glitter going in a circle.|
It was torn up very badly during Hurricane Ike and honestly wan't worth the ticket price since so little has been restored, BUT....we found what we were looking for:
|She said, "Now I see why they needed a tree stump to get in!" Made the whole trip worth it--learning brought to life!|
Then, since Sweetheart just finished reading about Christopher Columbus (Core D+E), and since a trip to Corpus Christi to see this
|replica of one of Columbus' ships|
Again, not really worth the ticket price. But we had fun.
And then on Saturday, and this has nothing to do with school, we celebrated Sweeetheart's birthday.
|Opening presents at breakfast.|
|At her party that evening.|
I don't have a picture of Sweetheart, just video. But they both did great!
And basically, I wish it was still the weekend and my husband was still off work because we had the best time.
But now it's on to week 3 of school!