marbled orb weaver
(the pic is blurry, I can't get my video/camera set to focus on small objects)
We learned that these beautiful spiders weave webs in new places every day.
little drawing the orb weaver
I was so excited that the littles took the initiative to investigate this beautiful spider and draw it in their notebooks. Spending time outdoors and teaching them to observe their surroundings is beginning to pay off.