Monthly Archives: February 2012

Greek Mythology

We have finished up our 3-week Greek Mythology Block, and it was a great success. I used D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths for the stories. As usual, the D’Aulaires’ do not disappoint! Their exciting stories and fantastic illustrations are captivating … Continue reading

Posted in Grade 5, Greece, Watercolor Painting | 6 Comments

Grade 3–Measurement

We are continuing our Time and Measurement block with linear and liquid measure. We started off with a  story from Live Ed about measuring feet. Then we measured everyone’s feet in our family (including the dog!), and glued them to … Continue reading

Posted in Grade 3, Math, Time and Measurement, Watercolor Painting | 4 Comments