Microbiology Unit Study for Middle School

My rising 7th grader will be completing this microbiology unit study. I had a previously completed microbiology study, but I am using different spines, changing some of the videos, and scaling it back a little to suit my youngest child. This study will include cells, microscope exploration, genetics, and bacteria.…

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Designing a Unit Study for History, Geography, or Science

This post is part of the Virtual Curriculum Fair.  The topic this week is social studies and science.  We have enjoyed exploring social studies and science through unit studies.  Our love for unit studies all began when my oldest child was 5 and very much into dinosaurs.  As we embarked…

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The praying mantis egg case has hatched!

After waiting about a month the praying mantis egg case hatched some time early this morning.  We have about 100 nymph crawling around the little enclosure.  Our temperatures have dipped outside so it is too cold to release any right now.  Hopefully, we can find some food for them outside…

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