“But I need to measure her…so I can sew her a little suit.”
This is what my 9 year old daughter said to me as I caught her red-handed with a chicken in the house. We had already read for the day, done a Bible lesson from Exodus, and watched the Prince of Egypt as a treat when I sent the girls outside to play.
All of that sewing the other day was really inspiring, however, and my girls were just so eager to get their hands on a little real-life model. They chose Popcorn, the Sultan Hen:
And measured some more.
They added, subtracted, jotted down numbers, and recorded their measurements in a notebook. Their work is currently in progress.
Will it look like this?
Or, perhaps, this?
Who knows! Time will tell. Do stay tuned for further developments.
Subjects covered today: Reading, Bible, Math, Sewing