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Not a Nut

  The ecological activity for the day was picking 5 pounds of Carya Illinoinensis.  It might not seem like a lot, but someone had already been through to pick most of them.  There had not been so many this year … Continue reading

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Dog commands and calendar in foreign languages

These are the languages that I know or am learning…We are working on Bo!     English command Hebrew command  Hebrew script Spanish command French command German command Sit shev  שב Sientate Assis Sitz Down Artzah   Echate Couche Platz … Continue reading

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More bike work, dogs, gulf cleanup, play, washington?

Working on the bike   Given the 3 choices (and without the benefit of hindsight), I opted to weld the old derailer arm onto the new derailer frame and wheels.  I ranked my solutions to the problem in terms of … Continue reading

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Fill in the blank – lines from the play

Lines from Scene 1. My name is Paul of ________________.  I’m ___________.  I believe in _____ God and can recite the ________________.  I’m also a _____________ citizen like my Daddy. I’m a _____________.  We worship lots of _____________  gods.  What … Continue reading

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3rd rehearsal

Covered the meaning of the words of the Lord’s prayer. summary of first 3 scenes:  10 commandments, kids arrested for praying like christians, stoning of shephen This Little light of mine Each child chose a commandment and drew a picture … Continue reading

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2nd rehearsal – Paul of Tarsus

Picked up about 10 kids at around 10 this morning in the pick-up.  At the church, we started to pray and sing.  Then the kids needed to use the bathroom.  Well, we were outside, and I asked them to wait.  As it … Continue reading

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Outline of Rehearsal on Thurs.

1.  outline of rehearsal A.  Introduction and collection of lunch slips, distribution of masking tape and writing names on piece of tape. B.  Call in lunch order for 12:30. C.  The Lord’s prayer. D.  Brief description of play.  Talk a … Continue reading

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Play news

Starting with the play, it is largely finished.  I have to work on stage notes and dates a little (complicated work to do with only 1 hour of internet 4 days/wk, and no printer or computer.  The power supply is … Continue reading

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Flyer for Greek festival and play

Healthy Fun Activities for Children and Adults We are putting on a musical play this summer, and are looking for children ages 8-14 who would like to act.  The play is about the apostle Paul and the beginning of the … Continue reading

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Greek day

I was teaching one one the 4th graders in the neighborhood the pythagorean theorem.  You know, a*a + b*b = c*c…  So we got to talking about Greece and the Greek language (and I was showing her how to write … Continue reading

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