Sonlight Level G – Earthquakes and Engineers

This week Haley was learning about earthquakes. I thought it would be fun to add another activity. I found this cool experiment from Twinkl. Students are structural engineers and must design a structure that will stand despite any seismic activity. I set out the supplies we needed. Haley mixed the jell-o and we placed it … Continue reading Sonlight Level G – Earthquakes and Engineers

Sonlight Level G – Cuneiform (Week 2)

Ancient Writing: This week we learned that ancient Sumerian writing was called cuneiform.  I thought it would be fun to create a cuneiform tablet for history this week. Cuneiform: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PyJ2lXfbOvc&list=PLcN9q13vgZJ6yueByNu2KGcc2W1oWb9hN&index=35&t=0s First, I had Haley watch a couple of clips about cuneiform on our Sonlight Level G playlist. Next, she went online to Penn Museum.  They … Continue reading Sonlight Level G – Cuneiform (Week 2)