Waiting for Wings

This week is STEM! We started with rhythm sticks and Hap Palmer's "Tap Your Sticks." After we got some energy out, we read our first book Becoming a Butterfly by Grace Hansen. Abdo Kids has a lot of great nonfiction titles for younger audiences. Becoming a Butterfly was a short but factual introduction to how caterpillars turn into … Continue reading Waiting for Wings

The Hug Machine

This week is art! And since MAPS happened to fall on Valentine's Day this year, we did lots of cute art projects! We started with My Heart Is Like a Zoo by Michael Hall. Hall's animals are made of heart shapes in all kinds of colors and sizes, making this a perfect Valentine's read! The kids enjoyed … Continue reading The Hug Machine