We have eaten more fast food these past few days than we have eaten in a long time. The kids are enjoying it while it lasts. Nicky loves chicken nuggets!
Sophie and Silas in their class:
These two are inseparable:
Our tour guide: She had a southern accent that reminded me of someone trying to talk with a mouth full of marbles. I loved it!
Scarecrow house: a young boy would stay in the scarecrow hut and keep animals out of the garden and crops.
One of the 3 three ships that the settlers came over on:
Can you name the three ships? I know I couldn't. I don't even remember learning this stuff in school. They were the Susan Constant, the Discovery, and the Godspeed.
Learning how to measure water depth:
In the hull of the Constant:
Watching a tree being burned out and scraped and made into a canoe:
Once the tree was burned out a little, they would scrape them with oyster shells:
Demonstrating a matchlock gun:
It was so hot and Nicky and I took every chance we got to find a seat in the shade: