How to use notebooking with different ages

Hey, folks! I’m so happy to be back on the Sassafras Science blog sharing once again about notebooking! Blaine and Tracey asked me to send a virtual wave to you all.  They said to also let you know that they will be back next time to share something special from one of the local experts on their botany leg! Ok, so back to the topic - notebooking with different ages.  Notebooking is amazingly … [Read more...]

Introducing The Sassafras Science Adventures Volume Three: Botany!!

Oh man, I am so excited today! I get to share with you all more about our upcoming book, The Sassafras Science Adventures Volume Three: Botany! Johnny and Paige have done an awesome job of capturing the mystery, adventure, and science from our botany leg. Which, by the way, was one of my personal favorites from our summer zip line journey. You can head on over to the volume three page to see … [Read more...]

What is notebooking?

Hey, you all! It's the Sassafras twins back for another superiffic sassy-sci post! Well, actually it is not really us - we are just here to introduce Paige's post because we are totally swamped right now. We are super busy reading over the proofs of volume 3! We are checking them for accuracy and reliving the botany leg of our journey - which you guys are going to love!! Tracey will be … [Read more...]

Photosynthesis 101 with Summer Beach

Deviled ham on sourdough bread with roasted red peppers! I am so excited to be here today sharing with you all about the amazing process of photosynthesis!! In case you don't already know, I'm Summer Beach – one of the twins’ favorite local experts and dear friend of the dreamy Cecil Sassafras! Ulysses, my lab assistant, and I are eagerly awaiting the release of The Sassafras Science … [Read more...]

How to Successfully use Living Books with Multiple Ages

Tracey and I are the same age, but we know that most of our readers are not. In fact, loads of you have emailed us asking how you can use living books with multiple ages. As so today, we have asked Paige, our resident living books expert, to come back once again and share about how to successfully use living books with lots of differently aged kids. So join me in giving a collective virtual … [Read more...]

The Animal Kingdom {A Linc-dog Presentation}

Ahh, the animal kingdom. If you haven't yet finished volume one, you don't know that at the end of each journey, the Prez recaps what we learned before we start the next leg. Even so, today, Blaine and I asked President Lincoln to come and share with you the presentation he made for us after the zoology leg of our journey. He almost said no. It turns out he had used the original tape to … [Read more...]