The Great Lessons: Vocabulary

The Great Lessons: Vocabulary

As part of the Montessori lesson plan, there are five great lessons that they learn in grade 4/5/6.  One of them is vocabulary and its origins. One of the exercises was to draw a pictograph.  So, Lulu wrote a pictograph and sent it to her class back at Muskoka...
Did you know?  (by the Trenholm 4)

Did you know? (by the Trenholm 4)

Did you know… 1. Did you know that one toilet flush = five days of drinking water? 2. Did you know that south Africa has been in a drought for 5 years? 3. Did you know that ‘Day Zero’ was estimated for August 2018 but has now been pushed back to at least 2019? 4. Did...
My Fav.  Pics, Times and Peeps

My Fav. Pics, Times and Peeps

My fav pics 1. 2. Give old pappa a hug. 3. 4. 5. Sound of music garden 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. trick fountains!         My fav times 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.       Me peeps 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Up Up and awayy 8. 9. 10.       THE END!!!!!!    ...
Three Days of Crazy Camels

Three Days of Crazy Camels

Moroccan camels have only one hump so they are called Dromodaries. Camels have two humps. The Berber guides let us call them camels, so during this essay I will call them camels. Camels can survive 5 days without water when they are walking (or working) and up to 10...
Subterrananean second chance.

Subterrananean second chance.

Up and at ’em, bright and early so we can get to Le Gouffre de Padirac early so we can arrive when it opens. We can beat the crowds that way! We plug in the address into HereWeGo and make sure it is the right location BEFORE we leave, and then jump in the car to...
My fairy princess story…homework!

My fairy princess story…homework!

FAIRY TALES Once upon a time, there was a little girl who dreamed of being a fairy princess.  Her name is Amanda Forest. She and her friends were having a sleepover for the weekend.  Her friends love princesses too.  Her friends were, Violet, Charlotte, Cici and...