This picture shows people using a huge stump for a dance floor!
Hailey explained to us the history of beading and what materials beads can be made out of. she showed us a few of her own creations.
Alli explained the differences between eggs in chicken breeds and also showed us the differences between store-bought eggs and home-raised eggs.
The store-bought eggs were much paler in color and more watery.
We also examined the little air sac that baby chicks peck as they struggle to break out of the egg. God thinks of everything, doesn't He?
Last day the girls worked on their sunbonnets.
They are done! Didn't they turn out great?!!! So proud of them for finishing them and not giving up even when it was boring and hard.
Gracia made this beautiful wedding cake in honor of Laura and Almanzo's wedding. What a treat for the last week of working on "These Happy Golden Years"! Gracia is just getting better and better and making cakes and even starting make them as a little side business.
Josiah taught us about gemstones- something he is very interested in!
Only one more book left! This year is going too fast. We're learning so much though. What a blessing to be able to homeschool and do an in-depth study of these books. What fun we've had!