Home Education with the Haley Family

Archive for October, 2006

10 17th, 2006
Mid-October 2006
Author: Andrew

 We visited the Lego exhibition at the Steam Museum in Swindon…


They spent ages watching all the trains and looking at the fine detail.


A lot of bricks to make this:


Spent some time designing on paper and then making different musical instruments from cereal boxes and margerine tubs filled with things like rice and pasta:


Here is one of the stringed instruments…


10 2nd, 2006
Early-October 2006
Author: Andrew

 Using gears to turn two figures…

A lego dacta set with instructions that have to be followed very carefully to make each model…

Rebekah’s finished machine…

Another attempt at a paper catpult…