Hey, this is probably the only time they’ll be doing a group project like this.
Somewhere, Oliver Smoot sheds a tear.
Also, our friends at the Daily Cartoonist have pointed to this interview with Steenz and Bianca Xunise of Six Chix in the other place.
Y’all are old enough to have heard of trigonometry. d is the distance from tree, and A is the angle to the top of the tree – height = Tan(A) x d.
Any excuse to wear hard hats I guess.
Humans are natural explorers and artists. Public, and most private, schools, drive it out of them. If you can, send your kids to a Waldorf school. Worth every penny.
This will keep them busy the rest of the day.
A great way to do things together.
But mooooom, it’s for science!