Posts Tagged ‘groups’

Church History Museum

Saturday, March 10, 2012 12:57 3 Comments

We were able to go to the Church History Museum in downtown Salt Lake City last month for our group field trip. The exhibit that we attended was called “A Book of Mormon Fiesta: A Latin–American Celebration.” The kids had a lot of fun learning about various aspects of modern Latin American culture within the […]

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Brown Bear, Brown Bear

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 11:59 3 Comments

January’s Book Club was based on the book Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr and illustrated by Eric Carle. I picked this book because of the repetition and fun illustrations. We started off book club by rereading the book as a group and talking about our favorite parts. We […]

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Knight at Dawn Activities

Thursday, February 2, 2012 19:04 Comments Off on Knight at Dawn Activities

Our last book club of 2011 was based on the book The Knight at Dawn by Mary Pope Osborne (it’s the second book in the Magic Tree House series, which made it a perfect follow up to our previous book club, which was book #1, Dinosaurs Before Dark.) It was Skyler’s turn to host book […]

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Dinosaur Book Club

Monday, January 9, 2012 13:42 1 Comment

Our next book club was based around the book Dinosaurs Before Dark by Mary Pope Osborne. This is the very first book in the popular Magic Tree House series. In sticking with the dinosaur theme, we started off the day with “prehistoric soil” for breakfast. You and I would call this oatmeal made with chocolate […]

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Harold and the Purple Crayon

Friday, January 6, 2012 23:37 1 Comment

Our second book club was to discuss the book Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson. This book club was hosted at our neighbor’s home, so we were able to just show up and enjoy the adventure this time! We started the morning off by rereading the book as a group and then sorted […]

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Caps For Sale!

Monday, December 26, 2011 20:33 Comments Off on Caps For Sale!

I have talked before about the homeschool group that we do weekly activities with. One of our goals is to get the kids together for a book club meeting every month. I got the book club idea from Tristan over at Our Busy Homeschool and thought it would be a great thing to add to […]

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Yee Haw at the Hee Haw Farm

Thursday, December 1, 2011 6:56 3 Comments

I am so glad that we’ve been able to do so many fun things with our school group! Here’s what we were up to last month for our field trip to Hee Haw Farms: The kids loved this rolly slide that (unfortunately) didn’t roll at all. I believe it was because it was built on […]

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First Unofficially-Official Field Trip

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 22:34 4 Comments

We started a group with a family from our neighborhood that meets weekly to do educationalish type stuff (like field trips, book clubs, free play, nature study, and really whatever we want). We’ve been meeting since September, but I have yet to report and record what we’ve been up to with them… “oops” (yes, that […]

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