No School

I declared yesterday evening that instead of starting back with lessons for school like planned today that we would take another week off.  Between my grandpa being taken off the ventilator today and not knowing what will come of that, James going on a business trip to New Orleans for the majority of the week, and my lack of finalizing plans for lessons, I thought it would do all of us good to have a little extra “vacation” time.  But the funny thing is that since I announced the time off to the family, we’ve done all kinds of learning!

James and Alex have been in the garage wood working:

They put together two more raised beds for the garden and made these for our nature table and for playing of course:

The boys put a couple of puzzles together.  We’ve read a ton of favorite books.  Alex is trying to hatch some brine shrimp while doing every aspect of laundry on his own!  Izzy has been learning all about sewing and farm life:

And the boys spent all afternoon with microscopes  that they received as Christmas presents.

Yep, just another day off from school!

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “No School

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s