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Friday, July 8, 2011

Field Trip #3 Blog Hop

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A Blog Hop designed to share 'FIELD TRIP' related Blog Posts

(does not have to be a 'home school field trip', can be any trip to any place with your children!)

We went to Waimea Valley and Falls last Saturday as a family.
It was a short scenic hike on a paved path to the waterfall.  We got rained on several times, but we still had a fun time! 
Checking out the map 
Those look like Cannonballs!
He apparently wasn't the only one who thought so!





A wild hen protecting her babies


Swimming at the falls



They had a Hawaiian games section, the boys had a lot of fun playing  the ancient games, and C even got pretty good at it.
  There were cut off sections of tree limbs that they were rolling to try and get between two sticks in the ground.
A little one-on-one correspondence, I asked DH to try and come up with something similar for at home because they had so much fun with it.  This is an ancient Hawaiian game, similar to checkers.  
They had a grass weaving class to make these fish, but we got there just as they were finishing up, the nice lady teaching the class gave each of the boys her examples.  
C using a large leaf as an umbrella, carrying his fish.

**NOTE:  Before linking up please review guidelines HERE

9 comments:

  1. Great trip. Loved the video of your boys. Youngest was so cute celebrating his roll:) I have a field trip to link up but didn't see the linkz. Let me know when you have it up or if I goofed up some how.:)

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  2. It looks so beautiful and peaceful!

    Interesting about the pineapple. Are you sprouting yours in water or in soil?
    Little Wonders' Days

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  3. I got it to link up I keep forgetting I am on UK time and every one is on US time zones:(

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  4. Looks like so much fun! I added you link to my blog!

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  5. Hi! Great pics! I am a new follower from Fri Hop! Please check out my new blog http://aboutamom.com :)

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  6. What a fun trip. Looks like there is a ton to do. Thanks for linking up to the NOBH!

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  7. Love the idea of this link. I can't wait to hop around see everyones field trips. Your looks amazing. I so want to visit Hawaii one day.

    Thanks for sharing and stopping by Living at the Whitehead's Zoo today.

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  8. What stunning views! Swimming at the falls looks peaceful and refreshing.

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