After learning about the different layers of the earth, we naturally had to study volcanoes, including our own dormant Mt. Rainier.

We made a volcano and blew it up.  Adding a little chemistry to our study.

Then the kids wanted to build a volcano out of blocks. Anything can be built with blocks if you didn’t already know.

Nora, the painter, painted volcanoes.

Then we talked about Mt. Rainier.  And then drew, learned and labelled all the parts of a volcano.

Up next:  Natural phenomena takes over…