Friday, July 1, 2011

Lowe's Build & Grow Field Trip ~ Waving Flag

 Chestnut Grove Academy Field Trip Friday Blog Hop
Last week we took Unicorn and Ladybug to the Lowe's Build & Grow Workshop. They each built a "Waving Flag" and had a TON of fun! They loved being able to use a hammer!

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Ladybug

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Unicorn
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10 comments:

  1. Thanks for linking up!  We have not been to one of those workshops, I should check into them and see if they have them here in HI....

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  2. AdventuresinHomeEducatingJuly 1, 2011 at 9:48 PM

    The girls really like it...they made me sign them up for more! Home Depot
    does workshops too! Good luck!

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  3. Love your children's blog names:)  This looks like a great field trip and their creations look so colorful:)  Thanks so much for linking up to the Brand New Field trip hop there has been a wonderful response so far!!!  

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  4. AdventuresinHomeEducatingJuly 2, 2011 at 6:26 AM

    Thanks Anna-Marie! Other than Monkey, they chose their own blog names! They had a great time at the workshop and keep asking Dad to take them to the garage and build stuff!

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  5. We used to love to go to these when the kids were younger.  What fun!

    Visiting and following from the Crew...
    April

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  6. AdventuresinHomeEducatingJuly 2, 2011 at 8:52 AM

    Hi April! Thanks for stopping by!

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  7. Looks like fun!  And your girls look very proud of their creations! 

    I always considered myself un-handy with tools, but I've learned a lot being a Cub Scout mom!  I think everyone should have some experience with basic building tools.  We'll have to check out the Lowe's workshops in our area!

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  8. AdventuresinHomeEducatingJuly 9, 2011 at 7:23 PM

    Hi Sparklee, thanks for stopping by! Cub Scouts is definitely an adventure! I agree...basic tool use is a must (as is basic cooking, cleaning and laundry skills)! :)

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  9. I've always been interested in those classes at Lowes and Home Depot--your daughter's faces are the encouragement I need to go check out the class schedule.  

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  10. AdventuresinHomeEducatingJuly 20, 2011 at 8:50 AM

    Hi Miss MOE! Definitely check out the schedule! The classes are great! Who
    wouldn't love swinging a hammer?!?!

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