Monster Hands

Well, I did mention that some of our projects just didn’t work. This is one of them. This is “monster toothpaste” some of you may know it as “Elephant Toothpaste”. This was our science experiment for Monster Week. Unfortunately it just didn’t perform as expected. It really did, not much of anything. We were less […]

Build the Castle

A study of the medieval period would not be complete without castles. Castles are a masterpiece of engineering. Of course most children have built wooden block castles at some point. Today we talked about what makes up the castle. What is inside a castle, what is outside the castle. Would you want to live in […]

Make a Catapult

Catapults are simple machines. In Medieval times catapults were used to lay siege to castles. They are also fun to build at home from simple things you have laying around. This was built from a cardboard tube, a spoon, and rubber bands. Terror had a good time experimenting with angle and distance. He took his […]