Today was a little off as we had a bit of a bummer with Seamus & Violet yesterday resulting in a very smashed right middle finger on Seamus 😦 Needlesstosay, he went to the doctor with Daddy late morning to get fixed up and the rest of us had a fairly productive morning of learning time.
Lenten Sacrifice – Do anything to help Seamus today. The Visitation – Joyful mystery decade (chosen by S-P).
Math – Began new Saxon 7/6 Text today!! Very exciting to be starting anew 🙂 She did the Facts Test, Mental Math, and the lesson and lesson practice!
Botany – Parts of a Root 3-Part Cards/Definitions; Created Own Cards for Booklet, Set up the "Celery Experiment"
Art Time – worked on several projects in her new "Art Studio" in the Children’s Den (more on this later in the main blog)
Lots of Reading time
Math – Also began his new Saxon Text 6/5!! He said, "Does this mean I’m in 5th grade now mom?" "Uh, No dear :)"
Geography – Hawaii NB page
Reading – Ch. of Pony Express
Piano – 45 minutes in afternoon
Lots of outside time – Bikes and scooters!!
Faces Matching game with Me
RA – Tomie dePaola AutoBiography (he loves this) and Tom
Outside Time – Lots of Bike riding and Scooters!!
Knitting time – I worked on the front of Violet’s new sweater and began the Argyle pattern, it’s going to be SO pretty. (post on Threads)
Poached Eggs, Toast and Bacon for kids dinner/Joe’s Special for Me & Dh
Ballet late tonight – me pick up