Drawing Love Bugs – art class

Art class was all about love bugs.  All the kids in art class started by drawing several love bugs and then they  picked their favorite one , and drew it really big, painted it and then added clothing or fun designs to their love bugs.  They really made some cute love bugs.  Mac still doesn’t want to do art so she worked on division on her Apple iPad 2 and hung out with all the Continue reading

Art class math

Today Belle started her new art class at Scribble Art Studio.  We are going during the day with about 7 other homeschool kids.  Belle loves art so much that I am trying to expose her to as much as possible.  She said she loved it and she did not trace her flowers but drew them free hand, very cool. Mac on the other hand refused to do art class so I made her do math Continue reading

Clay Art Class

Today was took art clay art class from craftartedu.com in our pajamas, that’s the wonderful thing about homeschooling (pajama days). We learned how to make a Christmas cupcakes necklace And earrings which of course will go on sale on our etsy website. I think Isabelle like it the most but McKenzey humored me and took the clay art class also.  

Paris France Day 3 – Eiffel Tower

Day 3 – on our way to Paris France On Friday the 2nd, we took the train to Paris, France and got there at 11:11. Since the hotel was right next to the train station, we stopped in and left our bags and went on to the Eiffel tower. We got a good bit of rain. Just as we got up to the ticket desk, they put up a sign saying that the top was Continue reading

Info on France – Notre Dame – Eiffel Tower

We first question today was, Where is France? We wanted to learn some info on France before we go… I decided that each girl would pick 3 things to learn about, Munchy pick Notre Dame, Chateau de Versailles, and Arc de Triomphe and Huggy Picked the Eiffel Tower, Musee du Louvre, and Victor Hugo (man who wrote Hunch back of Notre Dame). I have no idea how to make the French letters – so forgive me Continue reading

Are you smarter than a Fifth Grade and money math game

Are you smarter than a Fifth Grader? We thought we would find out today by playing a question and answer game and the girls wanted to earn some extra money so I thought I would add in a little money math.  The best game to use is Are you Smarter than a Fifth Grader but Brain Quest Board Game. The fun part is we added some of our own rules and made it into a game show. A note Continue reading