Tag Archives : Europe

Expedition Earth: Spain


Hola and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Spain! Of course we started off our week finding Spain on the map and stamping our passports: Here are some of the things we covered this week: Located Spain and it’s capital on the map and completed our mapping worksheet Learned about their flag How to say “Hello” in Spanish –…

Netherlands 3-D Ice Skating Craft


We just entered the Netherlands in our Expedition Earth Geography curriculum and seeing as how it is January, and we finally have snow on the ground, it was perfect timing to do a Netherlands Ice Skating Craft! Plus it was fun, and I’m up for anything that makes school more fun! Supplies: White Cardstock Blue crayon or pastels Blue Water…

Expedition Earth: Netherlands


Hoi and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Netherland! Since it snowed here this week it was perfect timing, we had a great time, and we learned some fun things about Netherlands too! Of course we started off our week finding Netherlands on the map and stamping our passports with their flag:   Here are some of the things…

Expedition Earth: Germany


Guten Tag and welcome to our week on Germany! We always start off by stamping our passports and locating our new country on the World Map. Here are some more of the things we covered this week: Located Germany & the Baltic Sea on the map and completed our worksheet How to say “Hello” in German – Guten Tag (Good…

Expedition Earth: Greece


γεια σου (pronounced yah-soo) and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Greece! We had so much fun with our Geography Curriculum learning about Greece! Here are some of the fun activities we did for the week: We started off finding Greece on the map and stamping our passports with the flag of Greece. We learned: Where Greece is on…

Expedition Earth ~ Italy


Buon giorno and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Italy! As a country near and dear to my heart this week, we had a great time, and I even learned some new things about Italy too! Of course we started off our week finding Italy on the map and stamping our passports with the Italian flag: Here are some…

Expedition Earth France Activity: Eiffel Tower


So what’s a trip to France without the Eiffel Tower!?! Of course for this week we learned about the Eiffel Tower and made a small scale replica of the Eiffel Tower using a 3D Puzzle we found. This puzzle was fairly easy to put together. I know people who have done the popsicle stick towers but it just seemed like…

Expedition Earth France Activity: Handmade Soap


Did you know that it wasn’t until a French scientist discovered how to make soap inexpensively that everyone began to buy it and use it? Me neither, don’t you just love homeschooling! It gives me a chance to learn all that stuff I didn’t pay attention to when I was a kid. The French are famous for soap that is…