Funny Pumpkins

I made a funny pumpkin for everyone to see, it looked so mean and terrible, it even frightened me! Have I mentioned how much I love Pinterest?  So many ideas and so much inspiration.  I found a version of these …

The Patch

Is this one the same size as my head? Those were the guidelines.  No bigger than your head and you should be fine carrying your pumpkin back to school.  I thought this was pretty clear until a little boy asked …

More, please

We started our unit on Apples by, well – eating them. That’s exactly how we finished it, too. This time it was applesauce.  I never jump at the chance to cook with the class (the LAST time I donned an …

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(images:  London vs Paris)

Friday Favourites

Yes, that *actually* is the Actual Size of a gorilla’s hand on the cover of this book.  Steve Jenkins not only makes animals larger than life by thrilling us with fascinating facts, but he also takes on the bigger job …

It Sounded Like a Good Idea

… until the rollerblades went on. That’s when the sound of all twenty pairs clamoured across the gym floor; grasping to maintain an ounce of balance; teetering somewhere between fear and exhilaration. Thank goodness for helmets, wrist guards, long pants …