On Tuesday J and I popped into town to visit the library and get a few bits and bobs and, as a special treat, we paid a visit to the golden arches for lunch. J is always most interested in the freebies that come with the happy meal and, I have to say, this time I was actually quite pleased at what we got! (Yes, I had a happy meal too!)
Grow your own cress kits. Now, I know it is ridiculously easy to grow cress but I would probably never remember to actually go and buy some seeds and do this otherwise, so this was perfect, particularly as he had been doing an online activity about plants that very morning. (Also, I am totally not into gardening but even I can manage this!) The seeds came cleverly embedded in a sheet of tissue, so we wasted no time in setting up the boxes and gave them a drink.
And then, this morning, they looked like this:
I realise this is not the most exciting post of all time but it's a little part of our home-school experience and to be honest, it's all I've got at the moment!!
Next week though, I think there's going to be an FQ Retreat linky party, so I'll have to get my finger out for that one!