Theme for our studies this week
Are you sitting down?? We had a garden theme. I know, I know... we had a theme last week, too. I'm just as surprised as you are.
We mainly used this wonderful Garden Preschool Pack from Homeschool Creations. Robbie loved it!!
Click Here to see how this unit was used on the Homeschool Creations blog.
Great books we read together
Our Current Read-Aloud post can be found here. It has a few more of the books about gardens we enjoyed this week.
Books and stories Robbie read to me
You Can, Too
Tim Has a Hat
In the Pen
In the Sun
Learning and exploring...
... garden-related vocabulary (he matched the little word cards in the bottom right with the correct picture) ...
... parts of a flower puzzle and word cards ...
As Mom/teacher, I found this week to be
... scary ... a tornado ripped apart much of our town ... This photo was taken in the afternoon (approx. 5 or 6 hours before the tornado hit)
A favorite hands-on project
... working in his little corner of his Moo's garden ...
We laughed when
... he was so dirty from working in the garden that he actually needed a thorough "pre-bath" before he could get into the tub for his REAL bath ...
I am praying for my child to
Continue to love learning and grow to be a self-confident, compassionate and tolerant man... but the man part doesn't need to rush itself.
I love that he loves to learn...
Our Favorite extracurricular activity was...
... does coloring Easter eggs count? ...
I'll be linking this post to Preschool Corner, Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers and Mama Buzz.