Tuesday, January 31, 2012

A Nature Walk

 We went on a walk today to snap some photos while the weather is nice.  The students loaded the pictures into iPhoto and color corrected them.  Here is what we came up with.

taken by Anna

taken by Clark

taken by Tim M.

taken by Jesse

taken by Joe

taken Michael

taken by Beth

taken by Rose

taken by Tim K.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

A Sluggish Winter Morning

Here is a picture of a slug that Tim K took. He told me that it was. 4 inches long!

Here are more pics of our yard. We also are out of electricity so I'm posting from my phone.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Snow Day!

We had a great time playing out in the field. 

Sledding mountain

Go Ike!

Look for the snowboarder.

See the boarder?  

Friday, January 13, 2012

Look What Happens...

...when you make your math goals!

Ruby and Anna made a math a goal to go to Limeberry.

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

The Workers in the Vineyard

The boys in the class made this video during history.  They've been studying the time of Jesus.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Sound Design

These items are for sound effects.

This week we are creating dramatized stories with sound effects made by the class.  

Contest for the students: Bring in a sound effect(s) for your story.

Monday, January 2, 2012

Guessing Game

What do these objects all have in common?  Comment to guess and the answer will be revealed later this week.

A comb with wax paper woven through it.  Cornstarch in a baking soda box taped shut.  Balloons.  Party blowers.  Cellophane.  Thin sticks.  Weedy grassy foliage.

Other objects not shown on camera: metal kitchen utensils, coconut halves.