Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Toothy news

You've had a molar growing for some time now, way in the back, on the left & bottom. I have no idea how you say it in actual dental terms, but it's in the back, it's on the left and it's on the bottom, So There!

6 Year Old Molars

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Grade 2 Week 4

How can school be anything but delightful with such a sweetheart around?

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We've been trying to do least one round of "board games" before school, and the one we have been doing has been PictoFeud, which is really quite interesting.

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We also got a few other apps off of the Windows 10 store, which are for making animations that are akin to flip-book cartoons.

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Here's a glimpse of my notes for class...

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as well as some of the things we do online..

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This week we learned about various construction projects that were done during The Great Depression, like the Golden Gate Bridge,  the Empire State Building and the Hoover Dam.

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We are still working on the introductory part of this year's science work, namely Scientific Methods.

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You love doing experiments, even if they're simple and done in our kitchen.. this week we did one on the different densities of liquids.

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We used food coloring to color our plain water, then made observations using cooking oil and thick dark soy sauce.

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We also borrowed a bunch of books from the library, although we didn't get to go through as many as we would have liked to..

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Here's looking forward to this week!

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

You just couldn't help yourself

At the library, I'm usually the one who picks the books that we borrow every week.  One day, you come to me with one of the books with this wide grin on your face.  You go, "Mummy, isn't this just sooooooo cute??!?!?!! Even the emoji is cute!!!"

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