Let’s head out of this world and learn about the solar system

So, our astronomy leg is currently in production, but as you know we have already experienced it. Let's just say - it was a blast! And without spoiling the adventure, we wanted to bring one of our local experts from our astronomical adventure to share a bit with you all. You know her. You love her. And you have probably already guessed it's Summer Beach! And here she is . . … [Read more...]

Should you use the SCIDAT logbook or the lapbook? {Sassafras Science Questions}

Logbook or lapbook? It's a question we often get around these here parts. And so we thought it might make sense to answer this question here - in case there's someone out there who is still trying to decide whether the SCIDAT logbook or the lapbook fits their future adventurers! SCIDAT logbook or lapbook? Here is a bit more than a minute, non-verbal answer... And here's a closer look … [Read more...]

Come see how one person uses the Sassafras Science activity guide and logbook

Wondering what it looks like to read the Sassafras Science novel along with the activity guide and logbook? Paige, our author, has come back to share what this looks like in her homeschool. Last time she let us peek into their world, we got to see how they used the lapbook. This time, her son is a bit older, a bit wiser, and a bit more camera shy! So, Paige is going to walk us through what a … [Read more...]