plankton expensive face mask or just fun

I think today we thought it was more fun to just splash, play and use the marsh mud for face paint.  4H was all about plankton, and the marsh.  We learned that there are 2 different kind of plankton phytoplankton – plant life that are drifters and produce 75% of the world oxygen. Zoo Plankton which are baby plankton that start as plankton and end up as Lobster, shrimp, and crabs. We started our class Continue reading

Fall festival Savannah Unlimited homeschool

The Savannah Unlimited homeschool  group of Savannah (SUHN) had a Fall Festival at Lake Meyer today and everyone brought food and games.  There was bowling ( our contribution, huge hit), apple bobbing, pumpkin crafts, apple spin, pin the nose on the pumpkin, pumpkin seed straw pickup, and witch hat toss.  The kids all took turns playing all the games and playing on the playground.  We had about 25 kids ages 0-14, some dressed up in costumes and some just Continue reading

homeschool – summer

Ok some school but mostly lazy summer days with a little learning here and there… We have been reading (every day), doing Khan Academy (love math), swimming two or three times a day, and saling lemonade to those who will stop and buy some. Our lemonade is now only a quarter because the girls decided the cups were small, we should sale more and sometimes we add fruit, brownies or cupcakes, of course that is Continue reading

Unschool Adventure: How Ursula escaped from a volcano

Our Unschool adventure was all about volcanoes. We started off by imagining that Ursula escaped from a Volcano called Ursula jail or Erta Ale, located near the red sea. That’s the first thing Munchy said when I read the name of the volcano. Our science packet came from magic school bus on volcanoes. So Rubber Ducky thought the girls should do a little report before we jumped into the science stuff. The girls watched magic school bus on volcanoes, Continue reading

Rainbow Irish cupcakes

RAINBOW CUPCAKES This was a lot of fun to make with the kids – and super easy and great for St. Patrick’s day, which is our favorite holiday not because we are irish and Scottish but also because McKenzey birthday is a couple of days before St. Patrick Day. Ingredients White cake mix Food coloring (red, blue, green, and yellow) Baking cups frosting – any flavor or color sprinkles (just because its fun) Instructions Prepare Continue reading

What can 2 dollars buy

What can 2 dollars buy I love it when I can spend 2 dollars on my kids and they are entertained for 2 hours playing with Bubble wand, and running around at the park/playground. We also put the address on some of our  Valentine’s Day Cards   – I don’t know if they will ever make it to those people we selected but it was good practice any who…. and yes we were in our PJs most of Continue reading