The BEST Science lessons

. . .are the ones children learn from getting outdoors and living life! Not remaining confined in cinder-block buildings full of metal desks and artificial light.

Check out our most recent “Science Class” observation post–right outside our back door, in the awnings of the porch:

My oldest daughter, Prima, took these pictures, in addition to making lots of notes and diagrams in her science notebook, about the nest-building and child-rearing habits of backyard birds! 🙂

And this doesn’t even include our adventures in butterfly watching, firefly stalking, and birdhouse-observing!