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Yesterday we were pretty occupied with book club, but we did do an art lesson for Make Way for Ducklings. The FIAR manual has some excerpts from McCloskey’s Caldecott Medal speech, in which he talks about buying two pairs of … Continue reading
Mrs. Mallard’s eight eggs play a prominent role in Make Way for Ducklings, so yesterday Michael and Alex took apart an egg and learned about the different parts. They weren’t able to see a blastodisc, but they did find and … Continue reading