Back to Basics: Books and Blocks

A pile of blocks is so inviting. They can be fashioned into anything we can imagine.  Then we can start over and do it all again.  Each child has a different vision in their mind of what the blocks can become.  Some of them are able to share their visions and work together to make … [Read more…]

Leonardo DaVinci Notebooks

Our next few weeks will center around Leonardo Da Vinci and a multitude of activities.  Da Vinci is famous for his notebooks.  He carried one with him wherever he went and they were full of sketches, quotes, ideas, future plans, costs, observations….etc.  Our students have agreed to learn by his example and carry their own … [Read more…]