Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Wednesday November 30

Elle worked in her HWT Printing book
Learned about ophthamologic equipment

Favorite Books read in November

The Squeaky Door by Margaret Read MacDonald- a folk tale from Puerto Rico
Bun Bun Button and Emma Kate by Patricia Polacco
No! By David McPhail
A Jewish Holiday ABC by Malka Drucker
The Twelve Days of Springtime by Deborah Lee Rose
Froggy Goes to Camp by Jonathan London
Lyle, Lyle Crocodile by Bernard Waber
Fancy Nancy's Splendiferous Christmas by Jane O'Connor
Martha Calling by Susan Meddaugh
Amelia Bedelia, Bookworm by Herman Parish
Birds of All Kinds field guide
Tacky the Penguin by Helen Lester
Cinderella's Rat by Susan Meddaugh
Spider Man 2 Everyday Hero by Acton Figueroa
Greg's Microscope by Millicent Selsam
Dirk Bones and the Mystery of the Haunted House by Doug Cushman
Ziggy's Blue Ribbon Day by Claudia Mills
The Berenstain Bears and the Missing Dinosaur Bone and the Baby Chipmunk by Stan and Jan Berenstain

Friday November 25

Went to Blue Springs to see the manatees and visited the Thursby House (1850s farm house)
Saw vultures and reviewed the three types

Saturday November 19

Kids delivered Thanksgiving baskets for our church
Art Fest
Found a black snake in front of our house

Sunday November 13

Kids helped out with the yard sale and made a planet of the sun- Sun

Friday November 11

Found a tiger caterpillar in our garden eating the dill!  And a bonus one

Thursday November 10

Kids watched Donald's Fire Safety hits and reviewed fire safety, what to do in a fire drill, what to do when there is smoke in the house or there is a fire on the other side of the door, and how to stop drop & roll

Sunday November 6

Visited the Winter Garden heritage museum- Elle got to see a typewriter in action and we discovered relics of the orange business

Saturday November 5

Kids watched the DVD for La Clase Divertida, lesson two
Maitland Greek Fest- ate greek food, listened to greek music, drank greek lemonade, had a great time!