I think we are starting to hit our stride. Throwing things out right and left. Adding more hands-on things that we can all walk away from feeling like we got somewhere.
What a blessing to see little light bulbs go on!
I am always looking for new resources and trying to "mix it up" for them. When it comes to learning, I myself, have a massive case of ADD. Even when I read things on the computer I click through windows so fast I can not keep up ;). I love opening about 6 windows and click click click click…..
Where was I?
Right. ADD and resources for the kids.
We milk a cow a couple times a week and get a lot [a lot] of cream - Thank you, cow Mattie.
Today's science? Butter.
We have made butter before but never knew how it worked.
A little google and some youtube and you have a teaching video!
Here is how it went:
Cream set out the night before to be ready for the lesson.
Watching our teaching video.
Kiddos….begin your shaking…..
You're almost there….
and the butter formed….
Nice butter Daws, must be all that wrestling…..
keep shaking kids…..this counts for PE today too!
Poor Hunter was last BUT he made the most. [life lesson there too, I am sure]
nice butter Nick… your mama will love it….
Science never tasted so good.
Happy Homeschooling to all!