Hello Readers! When good news happens these days, like during week NINE of our stay-at-home pandemic journey–yes, when good news happens these days, we are shouting it from the mountain tops because we need every single triumph and success we can get right now! So let’s do some happy dancing. Plus, if you have kids… Read more »Read More
Camp COVID: Time Travel (Or Virtual Spring Break in the time of Corona)
Hello, friends! This week is officially Spring Break. While we aren’t actually traveling anywhere and our schools are taking a break from remote learning… we are taking a super-duper, virtual, time-traveling vacation that I think will be fun! When my boys were toddlers, their pediatrician gave me some golden advice: follow the kids’ interests and give… Read more »Read More
CAMP COVID: The Week in STEM! (Get out your calendar and let astronauts and scientists do some of the work for you!)
This week in STEM! Okay friends, I’m starting something new. A way for us all to keep our eyes peeled on cool STEM events as they happen. You can add these events to your schedule and prep a little with some dinner table talk. I’ll make it easy for us all and spell it out… Read more »Read More
Camp Covid: Day #2 Chocolate To The Rescue!
Friends, you know when you are stuffing your face with chocolate by mid-morning, things might be getting intense! Eats Chocolate. Moves on. Here’s what went right today! The boys made drawings to send to local nursing homes. The idea came from an awesome Facebook post floating around. With our nursing homes in lockdown mode, so… Read more »Read More
Slithery Sea Snake (the most important creature of our underwater world)
Hello Friends, I am so glad you are here and I have an updated version of this super activity for you, just click here! See ya over there! Anna ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Reading is a big part of our summer schedule. In fact it’s how we are starting our daily adventure. Each morning, we gather in… Read more »Read More
A Submarine With a View
Hi, Friends! I’m so glad you are here. Check out an updated version of this project and post here! And thank you for stopping by! ~~~~~~~~~~ “So we have an ocean that we plan to fill with LOTS of sea life. And it looks like we’re going to need a way to motor around and see… Read more »Read More
There’s an Ocean in our House!
If you want to spend some time learning about the ocean, you need the mighty sea in your house!!!! So we are making a 15 foot mural that will set the mood and create a natural home for our crafts and adventures. I will hang the mural on the rather short and mostly useless wall… Read more »Read More