Today was another Batty day at the Pet Alliance! (formerly the SPCA) Link to additional resources here It was such a satisfying morning. Something about the location makes us so relaxed. Perhaps it has something to do with all the trees. The location feels more secluded and removed from the hub-bub (even though it’s along a […]
Hi everyone, Man I have been jazzed up all day! Today is all about putting up more Bat content. It started with yesterday’s 9am presentation for the SPCA Orlando location. SPiCEY son had a sleepy shower and did lots of eyerubbing (little known fact – homeschooler’s SLEEP IN). ;D While he was doing […]
We are just a day away from our 2nd group of pollinator presentations this season. The SPCA summer camp is an interesting venue, the kids range from 3rd – 8th grade depending on the week and they are there to learn about animals. What a perfect place to talk about pollinators and unsung heros […]
Living in the suburbs made working on the farm today a real treat. SPiCEY son did an amazing job enjoying the fun parts and taking the not so fun aspects (shoveling chicken poop) in stride. Feeding Fiesta was a delightful surprise – she is 5 weeks old & MAN can she eat!!
Today was a banner day. It was one you mark on a calendar as perfect – or even think, wow I hit that out of the park! Hubby and I started S.P.i.C.E. and homeschooling because we wanted to be able to provide unique – hands on experiences – impacting families for a lifetime. By accidental […]
Whew another whirlwind day! S.P.i.C.E. sponsored a Canning class at our wonderful friend Fran’s. We spent 4 hours with homeschool families and friends alike sharing Fran’s knowledge. First up ~ we learned how to use a pressure cooker making canned tomatoes. It was so inspiring to see kids from ages 9-12 all together washing, peeling […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6fSS3cynDo Now THIS is learning with purpose and style. We at S.P.i.C.E. aim to use innovative strategies and real life, to help children gain skills they can apply and extrapolate for other purposes. I would LOVE to make one of these tables and have classes. SPICEY Son was really excited about the raining feature. […]