Start new readaloud: Out of the Silent Planet., chapter 1.
*Janet Marsh's Nature Diary, entries for Oct. 15, 16
*Keeping a Nature Journal: "Appreciating the Gifts of Each Day" (kind of like nature Twittering) *Keeping a Nature Journal: "Seasonal Changes": choose something autumnal and draw it in your notebook
The Easy Grammar Plus
Math: Geometric and Binary Sequences (all week)
Physical Science, "Air Pollution," read pages 45-48.
Read and discuss the excerpts from The Sky's Not Falling! Why it's OK to Chill about Global Warming, by Holly Fretwell.
In the housekeeping category: Lydia decided that because the rest of her room looks so good now, she needed to work on her closet shelf as well. She reappeared some time and a couple of stuffed garbage bags later. (It's a big shelf.)