Culinary Class

Culinary Class

By Kelly Vaughn This week in Culinary, we learned about measurements.  In the first session, we learned about measuring spoons, dry measuring cups, a liquid measuring cup and what ingredients to use with them.  The students participated in a great discussion on what...
Media Memories

Media Memories

By Barbara Lawrence This week our explorers were introduced to several programs on their computers that can be used to create a visual journal: iMovie (movies), GarageBand (podcasts), Keynote (slide shows), iBook (booklets), and Storyboard That (comic books).  They...
Blueberry Picking

Blueberry Picking

By Anna Milano What could have been seen as a challenge by some turned out to be a fun and relaxing late morning on a warm sunny Southern Illinois day. Students got the chance to pick blueberries and blackberries – an easier foraging endeavor than Lewis and...