The Indian Moon Moth or Indian Luna Moth (Actias selene)from this book we got for 40 cents at a library sale.
|Fig, Ficus Carica|
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We need to do like HER and do our nature walks early in the morning. At the time when I wanted to go outside and paint outdoors it was impossibly hot, but those days will come and I know then we may end up doing that more than once a week.
For math we worked on number families, and that's truly easy to do without paper, we used counters and our fingers too, and my oldest read two lessons from the First McGuffey Reader book.
My husband read parts of the Declaration of Independence to the girls, as well as George Washington Picture Book.
I'm about to finish Friel book of short stories. This is such a great book, a collection of short stories that compose to me a landscape of an Irish heritage, narrated by a man who observed nature and man with passion. I love Friel's bitter sweet humor and his straightforward yet very picturesque use of language.