I was the team photographer and took most of the pictures! I believe a handful are going to be in the yearbook too!Continue reading
I went sledding with friends!Continue reading
Verses 13-15 Helaman and his army gather outside of Manti. They are spotted by the Lamanites. Verses 16-17 Two portions of Helaman’s army, lead by Gid and Teomner hide in two different places. Verses 18-19 The Lamanites chace Helaman without noticing Gid and Teomner. Verses 20-23 Gid and Teomner capture Manti easily anfter the Lamanite have left. The Lamanites continue chasing Helaman towards Zarahemla. Verses 24-26 The Lamanites are afraid because Zarahemla is too big of a city for them to take without being destroyed. They turn around and pitch their tents as night falls. Helaman passes them in the […]Continue reading
Verses 21-23 Jacob the Zoramite and his army do not know that anything is happening yet. Moroni hides on the west of Mulek and Teancum on the east, with their armies. Lehi waits in Bountiful with his army, guarding it. Verses 24.25 Teancum lets the Lamanite guards see them. Jacob chases them towards the seashore. After they leave, Moroni takes control of the city. Verse 26 Moroni starts chasing Jacob. Jacob continues chasing Teancum without noticing Moroni. Verses 27-30 Jacob runs into Lehi and company. Teancum continues towards the seashore. Verses 31-40 Jacob turns back, scared for the safety of […]Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] Introduction-0:00 Clearys-0:51 White Cans-2:42 Multi-Greens-4:00 Big Blues-5:23 Multis-6:50 Rainbows-8:04 O’Rangers-10:56 This Event Scores-13:30 Closing Ceremony-12:46 Trivia: On the day I posted this, I wore the same shirt I wore in the video. [tabby title=”Scoring”] The table has dominoes on it. I flick marbles around the table, each team…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] Introduction-0:00 Round 1-2:13 Round 2-4:38 This Event Scores-6:45 All ML Scores-8:20 [tabby title=”Scoring”] One member from each team goes down the funnel at the same time. At the end there is a jump and 3 marbleworks pieces. The middle piece is 3 points; the top piece is 2…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] Please remember that the team rosters have changed since I filmed this event, so Greeny and Jack are NOT retiring. ‘The Mom* Team’ gave a demonstration-0:00 Clearys-2:20 White Cans-4:28 Multi-Greens-5:51 Big Blues-7:29 Note on Big Blues (not in video, SPOILER OF THE FINAL EVENT SCORES, select text to…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] [expand title=”What is in the main video”] In the video, Paul and Caroline gave an introduction. 0:00 Next, we did round 1. 0:53 Round 2 1:46 Round 3 3:20 Round 4 4:27 Round 5 5:35 Then I showed this event scores 6:19 Name Error 6:45 At 8:39, I…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] [expand title=”What is in the main video”] In the video, the marbles warmed-up. 0:00 Next, we did round 1. 0:54 Round 2 2:54 Round 3 4:55 Round 4 (sorry about the audio bug in R4) 7:52 LETTER 9:25 Round 5 (the rewards have been canceled because the teams…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] [expand title=”What is in the main video”] In the video, Paul and Caroline gave an introduction. 0:00 to 1:57 Next, teams went. 1:57 to 12:07 Then, I showed the new scoring system. 12:07 to 13:00 Last, I showed scores. 13:00 to 14:10 Clearys 1:57 White Cans 2:58 Multi-Greens…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] note: The Long Jump has been called ‘The High Jump’ accidently. [expand title=”What is in the main video”] In the video, Paul and Caroline gave an introduction. 0:00 to 1:32 Next, teams went. 1:32 to 6:00 Last, I showed scores. 6:00 to 10:58 Clearys 1:34 White Cans 1:53…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] [expand title=”What is in the main video.”] In the video, Caroline and I gave an introduction. 0:00 to 0:31 Next, I explained the scoring 0:31 to 1:34 Third, teams went. 1:34 to 7:15 Last, I showed the scores. 7:15 to 8:03 Clearys 1:39 White Cans 2:19 Multi-Greens 3:12…Continue reading
[tabby title=”Description”] The Opening Ceremony for the Fall 2017 Marblelymics! WARNING: the music gets a lot louder at 0:10 [expand title=”What is in the main video.”] In the video, each team will go down a marble works piece, then their team name will show. 0:00-0:49 Next, a picture of each…Continue reading
This was another fun lab I did for Athena’s Academy.Continue reading
I made a stop motion video called ‘Praseodymium Phosphate in Marshmallows’. Here it is! This molecule is made with a Praseodymium atom, a Phosphorus atom, and 4 Oxygen atoms. This was for a homework assignment for a chemistry course at Athena’s Advanced Academy.Continue reading
I am in this! I put the last piece in and I was in the picture at the end (right side, behind the person with the blue coat. My coat is still on, and my hood is still up). I did not put any marbles in or turn it.Continue reading
My inspiration was just that Mom was taking pictures for fun like she was making a stop motion video and I decided to too. I didn’t really have a plan–I just wanted to car to go across the screen. The movie kinda wrote itself, so yes, the plan did change. car…Continue reading
I watched a video in which the parents were talking about gifts and since they didn’t have a job they couldn’t get very much gifts. But the girl was taking lots of things to her room. The rest of the family followed her and saw the huge mess she made….Continue reading
From the 22nd to the 24th I was at Grandma’s house! During that time I made a 53 second stop motion video! cars-on-the-rampContinue reading
Paul My piano skills are getting better and better! I made a 13-minute video that has recordings of 12 songs I played on the piano! (I can only play hot cross buns four different ways.) https://youtu.be/FLKWkvKzrVE For all of these songs (except LDS songs and songs that I memorized) I used flowkey to…Continue reading
A couple weeks ago, I was in a play of “Two gentlemen of Verona” by William Shakespeare. Prep was two-week long. The Wednesday in the first week was the day I learned who I was going to be! I am Sir Eglamour. I memorized my lines at home and we practiced…Continue reading
Paul made starburst rocks.Continue reading
Recently in history we have been learning about Jamestown and we made a stop motion about it in a app called Clayframes that we use to make stop motion videos. Isn’t it weird that i put two stop motion videos up one right after another?Continue reading
Last year (December 2014) I made a stop motion video about sea anemones. I do not think we ever posted it…. Anyway, here it is! I also made a paragraph about it in the post GIFT Stories: LEGO Class.Continue reading
We needed a new table, so we went on a drive looking for one! Photos taken along Lake-Cook Road and U.S. Route 14 from Algonquin to Barrington. It kinda looks like the water tower is on the trees! Algonquin, Illinois I love the contrast between the building and the sky! Algonquin, Illinois The first place we went to didn’t have a table we liked, so we kept driving! Lake Barrington, Illinois Barrington, Illinois Then we went to a second store, and they had one! Barrington, Illinois We drove home, then Dad drove back to […]Continue reading
One day, we were eating breakfast, and we looked out the window and saw not one, but two ducks! Throughout their visit, we realized that they were molting, and therefore couldn’t fly. Since Woods Creek, the nearest body of water, is about a quarter-mile away, we were surprised they walked all the way over here! In any case, we went outside to (from a distance) observe them and take some pictures. Here are my favorites! When we got out, they were resting. We played outside until they woke up. They crossed the street (safely, good) and headed towards the creek. […]Continue reading
Dad and I went to the Boone Creek Conservation Area. First he taught me about shudder speed and how if I slow it down and take a picture of something moving really fast, the picture is not blurry. Then we went on a walk! To me, the footprint looks like it’s on the moon!Continue reading
About a week after I got my first camera with changeable exposure, aperture, ect., we went for a drive and I took pictures!
Mom felt a little sick, so we had to pull over. I took this picture while we were waiting for her. Huntley, Illinois
I took a picture of Caroline, since there wasn’t much else to photograph! Huntley, Illinois
I took this picture of the gas station awning as we were driving under it! Woodstock, Illinois
I love the color on this one! Woodstock, Illinois
I thought it was weird to have a phone booth for anyone to use. Woodstock, Illinois
I seem to like vibrant colors. Woodstock, Illinois
This town has a basketball theme. They put basketball hoop backboards on all their light posts! Hebron, Illinois
Next, we went to a family favorite restaurant for ice cream!
I like how I captured the tree right in front of the silo. Woodstock, Illinois
Next, Dad went to Dollar General and bought Caroline and I a toy plane and a pinwheel each!
We went to a park to play with them. Emricson Park, Woodstock, Illinois
A few weeks ago I made a stop motion video. I took some pictures of the different parts, and the link at the end of the post goes to my stop motion video called “Pirate Emergency”. The video is 17 seconds long. Here are the pictures and the video. Pirate Emergency!!!!!!!!!Continue reading
Paul learned about Pompeii when he read a Magic Tree House book about it. We extended the learning by making a baking soda/vinegar volcano with a friend, Kaleb. Then Paul learned even more about Ancient Rome and Pompeii and he gave a report at Co-op. Source: Two Boys and a…Continue reading
Explorers Facts: Christopher Columbus traveled from Spain to North America. Marco Polo traveled from Europe to China on the silk road. He came back to Italy with spices and silk. The people in Italy liked it a lot. John Cabot traveled to North America from England. Hernando De Soto searched…Continue reading
Paul learned about his birth country, Australia, this month. Here’s the giant Australia cookie we made at the beginning of the project. And then he summarized all he learned in this video.Continue reading
Mom and I read through a book about the Earth. We learned how the Earth’s crust moves, what volcanoes and earthquakes are, and what all of that means for us. We made an “Earth’s Crust” board game.
Landing on a volcanic eruption costs you two tokens, and the squares before and after it are labeled “volcanic ash” and cost you one token. A “sleeping volcano” earns you a token. Landing on an earthquake also costs you a token.
We made questions from sentences from the book. When we land on a blank space on the board, we have to answer a question. Right answers get us more tokens.
Whoever has the most tokens when we’re done playing the game wins!
He’s a confused whale. He doesn’t know which way to go.Continue reading
Once upon a time, there was nothing. Then, there were lots of animals. Then Paul decided it would be a farm. A farmer and more animals went to the farm. Then they went to the shop to buy some vehicles. But there were lots of cars and vehicles! The cow…Continue reading
Grandma and I read Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss. I’m a good reader!Continue reading