Nov. 19 – World Toilet Day! Here’s a great list of free resources to learn about this awesome invention!
At the start of each month, I show the boys the list of special days and let them put a check by the topics that interest them. And, being boys, of course they both checked November 19 – World Toilet Day! Though I didn’t exactly try to talk them out of learning about toilets, I did remind them that we were in the middle of our Thanksgiving studies. Z said, “Mom, aren’t we thankful for toliets?”. Yes, very thankful for toilets! So, a “Toilet” study has begun.
Below are our resources for learning about toilets. Or they will be once we can get passed the jokes. “Feeling a little flushed?” “School work sure is crappy today!” and such.
Who invented toilets? How long have toilets been around? What is an “s-trap? Answers to these and even an experiment http://wonderopolis.org/wonder/who-invented-the-toilet
History and Timeline for the Toilet http://www.edinformatics.com/inventions_inventors/flush_toilet.htm
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