Monthly Archives: October 2016

The LAST Debate

The Presidential elections are coming on November 8th. This has been the most contentious presidential election in recent history, maybe even in all of history. The election and the debates dominate our culture at the moment and on this night we all sat and watched the debate with the children. It has been a very…
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Science Fair & Bike Rides

Each year eighth graders at RCLS design a science fair project and complete experiments at home. Nico chose to do an experiment about which solution (lemon juice, dish soap, coke, water, vinegar, etc) would take the tarnish off US coins. Here Nico is taking before pictures of his coins before dropping them into each solution.…
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Time to cut the hair!

For th last month and half I have been asking Nico if he would like to get a haircut. His answer had always been no until last week when he finally asked "Can I decide how much hair they cut off?" "Of course!" was my response. He then proceeded to tell me that when his…
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Getting Ready for Halloween

Someone had to do it so last night I took three very excited kids to Spirit Halloween to start the Halloween decorating. Many of the displays were animatronic, meaning they come alive if you happen to step on one of the floor mats. The first display above and below FREAKED the kids out! Having watched…
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