Opening--"Joy to the World" (Who says it has to be only a Christmas carol?)
Nature reading--about what colours animals' eyes are at night, and how well moths can smell their mates (up to a mile away)
Copywork--working on a large poster with a harvest poem
Memory work--a Christina Rossetti poem
Bible reading--part of the Sermon on the Mount (book of Matthew)
Geography: David Thompson workbook
Owls in the Family
Barb's last drawing challenge: "This week's assignment, due on Monday, September 29th: Sketch Something Brown. Make your sketch and send it by Monday, September 29th and it will be included on Tuesday's slideshow. Make sure to use the new email address: firstname.lastname@example.org."
Picture study: Paul Kane: paintings of Native Canadians
A Pioneer Story -- "Harvesting the Crops" and "A Visit to the General Store"
Letter writing (an activity from this chapter of A Pioneer Story)
"Teatime" (snack outside on the porch)
Outdoor play time