|Audra made a "Little House house" for some of her dollhouse figures|
[I feel that I should also note, here, that she dressed herself today.]
|Isaias discovered lots of bugs in a log|
|Ella contentedly observed and drew pictures of everything in her area|
|Isaac found a spider and inspected the roots of an upturned tree|
|....and Adelia wandered|
The kids all enjoyed this activity, and spent over an hour doing this. Whenever any of them made an exciting discovery (like a centipede or some bug or spider eggs), they would holler and the others would go join them and they'd all observe it together. Their big "find" of the day was owl pellets.
Mark thinks he got the idea from this book, which has several great Nature Study ideas: