Month: May 2011

Weaving the Rainbow

After reading the book, “Weaving the Rainbow” by George Ella Lyon, we did some of our own weaving using rainbow coloured yarn. A caught on pretty quickly to the weaving technique and was able to independently weave the loom shuttle under and over the warped yarns. She also made sure to move the weft yarns […] Read more…

Rock Play

At the park we went to today we saw that the shoreline was completely made up of super smooth rocks.  Perfect for building towers. And for skipping along the water. 🙂 A also took a few home to decorate, an activity she remembered from last year. Read more…

Flower Petal Tea

We walked home today from my father-in-law’s house and on the way we saw a lot of trees had shed their flowers all over the sidewalk. A picked up a handle of petals and put them in her pocket, and when we got home we decided to make some flower petal tea in her new […] Read more…

On the Farm

We visited a farm today for our playgroup field trip. The kids had fun on a wagon ride, visiting and feeding the farm animals, learning about bees and watching them make honey, and planting their very own pumpkin seeds! Read more…

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