One family's quest to learn together
Today we have had a very productive unschooling day. This morning we continued working through some maths lessons on Study Ladder. Lucy is practicing, and improving on double digit addition and subtraction in her head (and on paper) and Oscar was working on ordinals, (1st 2nd 3rd etc). We also did some writing practice. Lucy wrote her favourite recipe for how to make pancakes in her notebook, which gave us the great idea of blogging the recipe with instructional photos and possibly a video, (stay tuned for that one!).
After a trip to buy some coffee beans (for mum and dad) we discovered a new library to borrow books from at Tea Tree Gully. We are very lucky here in South Australia, we an borrow books and return them to any library in the state with just the one card from our local library. We can also order books online from any library in the state to be sent to our local library. But, back to cookies…!
When we got home Lucy and I baked some cookies using our favourite chocolate chip cookie recipe, (thanks Suzie’s Mum). We also watched a very clever TedEd video called the Chemistry of Cookies. Lucy watched it a couple of times and took notes on the second viewing. She learnt the following things…