We also studied Daniel Boon. I have to admit, although I knew he was a famous frontiersman, I didn't remember anything about him. It was good to refresh. We made candles to solidify the lesson.
For science we continued to learn about light, and I was back in my groove, and we had fun. We learned about shadows and reflections. We made shadow puppets, acted out a lunar and solar eclipse, reflected light off a few mirrors, and made a periscope.
My husband and I went on the field trip (we celebrated our anniversary) but an adventure of Grandma and Grandpa baby-sitting/spoiling was better then a field trip for the boys anyway.
Maxwell is getting better and better at memorizing scripture during devotionals. Here's two cute examples of recent scriptures: