Things to Do: August

Things to Do: August

Finish up summer with some summer-fun experiments and units, nature walks, good reads, and good food — while gathering up resources for the new year ahead!

  1. Feel the heat.
  2. Experiment with watermelons.
  3. Learn more about our dollars and cents and the U.S. Mint (free unit study) {August 7}.
  4. Build a sunspot viewer.
  5. Take a stroll through Grammar-land (free eBook and activities).
  6. Eat your fruits and veggies (free unit study) {August 8}.
  7. Enjoy blueberries with Sal {free book activities}.
  8. Start a nature journal {free notebooking pages}.
  9. Learn about fires and fire safety with Smokey Bear {August 9}.
  10. Take Teddy to the beach.
  11. Catch a butterfly.
  12. Explore the Bayeux Tapestry (free unit study) {August 22}.
  13. Carry a big stick.
  14. Download these free eBooks {and go-alongs!}:
  15. Create a Good Times book (free eBook).
  16. Wrap up your summer with a photographic collage.
  17. Make use of these great finds: