Friday Factoid Week 12

A lot of people think that the famous astronomer Galileo was the first person to invent the telescope but actually it was invented by a lowly eye glass maker from Holland by the name of Hans Lippershey. He discovered it by looking through two pairs of spectacles held in front of one another pointed at […]

Friday Factoid Week 8

There is no atmosphere on Mercury which means it is very hot during the day and very cold during the night. Venus however, has so much atmosphere it remains 870 degrees all the time. The atmosphere is made of thick, lightening producing clouds of sulfuric acid moving at 220 miles per hour. ¬†Also, my mom […]

Constellation Crunchies

Found these star-shaped tater-tots at Target for 3 bucks and just had to put them to use. The boys had been drawing the basic outline of the 12 main Zodiac signs on index cards already so I had them copy their drawings using the star-tots and ketchup on a plate. Nothing like being able to […]