Monday, January 27, 2014

Skiing!

Robin finally got to go skiing, with our MAHC group at Jack Frost Big Boulder in the Poconos.  He had been eagerly awaiting this trip!

He participated in a valentine card making project in his religious education class.

Robin went to indoor soccer.

He worked with Saxon Math 2.

I read to him:

Chicken Soup with Rice: A Book of MonthsChicken Soup with Rice: A Book of Months by Maurice Sendak

A Rock Is LivelyA Rock Is Lively by Dianna Hutts Aston

Canoe DaysCanoe Days by Gary Paulsen

And he read to me:

Dot (Bob books)Dot by Bobby Lynn Maslen

Robin went sledding.

He attended one of his MAHC classes, although the others were canceled due to snow.

Monday, January 20, 2014

MLK Day of Service

Today Robin participated in an MLK Day of Service project.  He made breakfast bags for homebound elders, decorated notes to put in them, and rolled tablewear in napkins for a homeless shelter.  He also got a t-shirt. And learned about Rev. Dr. King.





Robin attended his religious education class.

He attended his indoor soccer practice.

Robin worked with Saxon Math 2.

I read to him:

A Song for CambodiaA Song for Cambodia by Michelle Lord

Clifford's ChristmasClifford's Christmas by Norman Bridwell

Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1)Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

And for the first time in a long time, he read a book to me.  Only 5 words, but he did really well at figuring them out phonetically and independently:

Robin went to his MAHC classes: Magic School Bus, Model Airplanes, and also to the Philadelphia Center for Architecture with our Building Toys class to see the Constructing Play: Classic Building Toys exhibit.


Monday, January 13, 2014

Indoor Soccer

Robin attended his MAHC classes: Magic School Bus, Model Airplanes, and Building Toys, where we built with K'Nex.

Robin exercised, and played soccer.

He worked with Math 2, and played Minecraft.

I read to him:

The Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the ChimpsThe Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps by Jeanette Winter

Search for the Dragon Queen (Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlarks)Search for the Dragon Queen by Anson Montgomery

MaDear's Old Green HouseMaDear's Old Green House by Denise Lewis Patrick

The Lake Monster Mystery (Choose Your Own Adventure - Dragonlark)The Lake Monster Mystery by Shannon Gilligan

Humpty DumptyHumpty Dumpty by Salina Yoon

How to Teach a Slug to ReadHow to Teach a Slug to Read by Susan Pearson

Sun, Snow, Stars, SkySun, Snow, Stars, Sky by Catherine Anholt

Tortuga in TroubleTortuga in Trouble by Ann Whitford Paul

BobBob by Tracey Campbell Pearson

Volcano RisingVolcano Rising by Elizabeth Rusch

Here Comes Mother GooseHere Comes Mother Goose by Iona Opie

Wee Rhymes: Baby's First Poetry BookWee Rhymes: Baby's First Poetry Book by Jane Yolen

We went to the library.

Robin attended his religious education classes.

He watched a documentary about WWII spy planes.

Monday, January 6, 2014

Winter 'Break'

We took it easy for a couple of weeks.

Robin played Settlers of Catan and Carcasonne.

He attended his religious education classes.

He exercised and started his indoor soccer season.