We had a busy week! We made paper, by recycling some used paper and newspaper. This was the crowning touch for our project on the history of paper and printing. We used a Bill Nye paper recycling kit I happenened to pick up on clearance last summer for $7.
The paper stuck to the mesh…if I had it to do over again, I would try the method given in the back of The Story of Paper. All you need is a mason jar, some cheese cloth and a blender for that one.
My practice clock has mysteriously disappeared…again…so we put our big wall clock (that we haven’t gotten around to hanging) to use:
David continues to drill his math facts and seems to have them all down! He has read the first 3 books of the Artemis Fowl series. And reread one of Dave Barry’s Peter books.
David finished the week off with soccer:
How was your week?