Along with some other homeschooled students, Rebecca hiked to observe the signs of spring.
Pond Life Exploration
A magnified leach.
Rebecca and her friend volunteered to mow our lawns with these old-fashioned grass cutters. They had just learned about the history of farming with simple machines.
Christian was grouped with some older children, so Rebecca and I only saw him during breaktimes.
Taking soil samples with a probe.
Collecting a bit of topsoil and another sample from about a foot underground.
Rebecca compares her two samples…
and records her evaluation.
We were all exhausted after a day outside in the windy spring weather. I even fell asleep on the couch before supper!