Month: October 2010

Halloween Diorama

Two weeks ago, we went to a pumpkin patch and picked out a nice round pumpkin for carving. My mistake was to carve it when we got home which resulted in a moldy mess five days later. We bought another pumpkin and I had planned to carve it closer to Halloween and the next thing you know, Read More

Cooperation and Friendship

My friend, Emily, had our playgroup over for a lesson about cooperation and friendship. The kids cooperated by making trail mix together. Each child received a bag of each ingredient. The bags contained either peanuts, dried cherries, pretzels, raisins, almonds, or dried pineapple. There was a big bowl and each child emptied his/her bag in the bowl while Read More