Here are the "First day of school pictures." They all decorated signs with their age and/or grade but Alena is covering her's up so you can't tell what it says.
We've found all kinds of interesting bugs lately and Gabe found and photographed this stick bug walking upside down on the swing set.
Eden taking it easy. Has she really been here less than three weeks - it already seems like forever, and yesterday was her due date.For history this week, we talked about what archaeologist do and last night had our own little archaeological dig in the sand box. The kids picked out different things to bury and then used toothbrushes and small shovels to unearth the items. I couldn't believe how long it took them to find everything and one plastic neckalce is still missing. They really got into this and came out ready to dig dressed like archaeologists. Here's Mya's version: