January 2018

Devlin

  • “The Day the Dinosaurs Died” Nova
  • Is time universal?
  • Trip to Children’s Museum, working with tools in workshop, learned about different types of saws and drill press
  • Number of Minecraft years that have passed since Minecraft was launched (621….)
  • Story of Stuff videos
  • Lots of Its Ok to Be Smart videos, including how human’s ability to control fire created social gatherings, allowed them to eat more food and become stronger and smarter.
  • Hike at Fall Run Park to check out newly reconstructed woodland area. Learned about erosion and flood damage, ice crystal formation.
  • Library books on history of knives, swords and armor.
  • Read recipes and baking,  using fractions to figure out how many jars of peanut butter we need.
  • Researched, purchased and plays Human Fall Flat, a physics based puzzle game.
  • World of Warcraft

Lucien

  • “The Day the Dinosaurs Died” Nova
  • Trip to Children’s Museum, working with tools in workshop, learned about different drills and drill press.
  • Hike at Fall Run Park to check out newly reconstructed woodland area. Learned about erosion and flood damage, ice crystal formation.
  • We’ve been reading lots of library books, topics including narwhals, pokemon, superheros, digimon.
  • Drawing and dictating text for stories.
  • Continues to make potions in kitchen and help with cooking.
  • Enjoys playing Human Fall Flat -a physics based puzzle game
  • Notices patterns in numbers in daily life ie Pokémon in groups of 6
  • Purchased new fish and snail with allowance, learned about taking care of them.
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Author: tinepgh

Mother, homeschooler, gluten free kitchen experimenter, urban chicken aficionado, yinzer.