Monday, November 10, 2008

Today, on the Feast of St Leo the Great

So far ~

Read about St Leo; looked at Raphael's painting of the meeting of Leo and Attilla the Hun

Computer games ; internet research; email


Maths - uni and Kumon

French class homework

THINK Challenge - building an arch with marshmallows; look at interactive website on building arches


Reading - DK's Guide to Myths and Legends, Terry Pratchett's Bromeliad series, Holes by Louis Sacher, Dungeons and Dragons, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee Williams


Fitness and trampolining

Getting ready for work at Kumon

Watch and discuss episode of Jeeves and Wooster and talk about Wodehouse and his books and humour
Work on cardboard Tardis model

And from yesterday ~

Visit Castle Hill cemetery and look at old tombstones, familar area names, discuss local history

Games of BALDERDASH ( word definitions)


Greg said...

Oh gosh now after reading about the cheesecake I see the marshmallows and I'm craving the biggest sugar hit in the world!But going to a cocktail party/fashion show/dinner cooked by a celebrity Spanish chef in about an hour's time so I'm sure I'll have an evening of decent food :)

Leonie said...

Wow, Greg, your evening sounds interesting..let me know what the fashion/food/cockrails are like!