Today’s Lesson : Time

Today’s Lesson : Time

So join me and my group of students at the library as we learn about Time : Class starts now : Bell Ringer : What is time?  Physicists define time as the progression of events from the past to the present into the future. Basically, if a system is unchanging, it is timeless. Time can be considered to be [...]

Ancient Egypt * King Tut

Ancient Egypt * King Tut

Tuesday's Lesson : Ancient Egypt & opening of King Tuts tomb....Lisa When King Tutankhamun’s tomb was opened in November 1922, the world fell under his spell. For today’s archaeologists, the explanation for the cult of King Tut lies in the exceptional richness of the discovery, especially as many of the tombs were robbed of their [...]

Nurses Week * Florence Nightingale

Nurses Week * Florence Nightingale

We are celebrating Nurses Week ! with a look at Florence Nightingale : Tuesday's lesson is perfect for history and science class : National Nurses Week is celebrated annually from May 6, also known as National Nurses Day, through May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. Florence Nightingale : e, OM, RRC, DStJ [...]

Hans Christian Anderson * Little Mermaid

Hans Christian Anderson * Little Mermaid

Happy International Children Book Day ! and Hans Christian Anderson birthday ! ( van harte gefeliciteerd) Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children: his stories express themes that transcend age [...]

Spring Science Experiments

Spring Science Experiments

It's time for a fun Spring time science experiment : Now that the weather as warmed up its a perfect time to try these: Blowing up a Balloon with Vinegar and Baking Soda BalloonVinegarBaking SodaFunnelDry empty bottle ( How To: Add 2 or 3 teaspoons of baking soda to the unfilled balloon.Thoroughly rinse and dry [...]

Monopoly Game Lesson*

Monopoly  Game Lesson*

Happy Tuesday ! Today marks the release  day of the  Monopoly Game by Parker Brothers. I spent many  fun days with my family playing this game at the kitchen table but who new it was also teaching us lessons about life & economics.  So here some history of the game.   The history of the [...]