This turned out to be one of the most fun (and delicious) “summer school” days last year. I checked the links and all are still working.
According to my special days calendar, June 19 is Garfield’s (the cat, not the president) 35th birthday! We will be having fun learning with our favorite cat as part of our homeschooling summer school subject of the day.
I’ll be combining math, health, science, and life skills as the kids add up the calories contained in our crock pot lasagna kitchen project, and figure how much Wii Just Dance it will take to burn those calories.
We checked these out from the library for hilarious reading.
online comics http://www.gocomics.com/search?search_string=garfield
educational games http://www.professorgarfield.org/pgf_home.html
how to draw for younger kids http://www.dragoart.com/tuts/12843/1/1/how-to-draw-garfield-easy.htm
drawing for older kids http://www.my-how-to-draw.com/how-to-draw-garfield.html
games for fun http://www.garfield.com/fungames.html
And what would a Garfield themed day be without a nap? I’m putting that in our day’s plans, too.