Haley has been learning about the solar system in her science lessons. First, she watched a watercolor tutorial on our Sonlight Core E playlist. She started with Neptune and Mercury. Then she decided to paint all the planets. She did a beautiful job!
This isn't the first time we've studied Katy and the Big Snow, but we were MORE than excited to start rowing this book! The boys and I gathered our Melissa and Doug Town blocks along with white pom-poms for snow! With the help of two eager little boys, our story sensory box would magically transform … Continue reading Katy and the Big Snow
Haley received a Make Blocks robot and really wanted to start programming simple commands. She's learning about robotics in her Science lessons, so I thought this would be a great time to incorporate a robotics programming activity with Daddy. She noticed I scheduled a DIT (Dot It Together) robotics activity on Thursday. She was chomping … Continue reading Sonlight Core E – Robotics (Week 19)
BIBLE:Parker worked on his letter V verse this week. I printed the V verse tracer and he listened to the Sing the Word track. The following day we cut his tracer apart like a puzzle and glued it into his Bible lapbook. S.S. & HISTORY: Homes Around the World: Paper House Craft:This week we studied … Continue reading Sonlight Core A (Week 23)
History: We continued to read through our I Heard the Good News missionary stories and finding the countries mentioned in each story. The boys took turns finding the countries. Language Arts: Parker was learning about the "Letter L" this week. He continued to do his HWOT (Handwriting without Tears) letter of the week activities. … Continue reading Sonlight Core A (Week 22):
BIBLE: Bible Memory Verse: Parker listened to his Sing the Word "Letter U" verse and traced his worksheet from our U-Z Bible Verse Tracer Pack. The next day we cut his tracer apart like a puzzle. He pieced it together and glued it in his Bible Lapbook. S.S.& HISTORY: This week we read more missionary … Continue reading Sonlight Core A (Week 21)
This week Haley learned about Aurora Borealis (the Northern Lights). I added a National Geographic time-lapse clip to her Sonlight Core E playlist. Northern Lights Art Project: The boys were learning about the Arctic, so a Northern Lights art project was just perfect for everyone. I gave each kid a Sharpie and a sheet of … Continue reading Sonlight Core E – Northern Lights (Week 21)