SEVENTH PERIOD SHARES
“Blah blah blah a bunch of whatever,” he says, but
it is more than that. This is a gilled mushroom. Four
kinds. Some are purple.
Human eyeball, wingspan diagram, fungi recycles
nutrients. Plant cells are different from animal cells.
DNA passes from parents to children.
This is a maple leaf, and this is a cross section of
What else could we cut open and draw? As we drew,
we ask each other, what did you wonder? What did
“There is more to a bird wing then you can see on the
outside looking in,” is what she noticed. What if we
had one insight like this every day?
“While I was drawing the bread mold,” is an amazing
dependent clause, if I may. And it continues, “I was
wondering…” Ask her about the details, but appreciate
“While I was drawing the bread mold, I was wondering…”
Some shared lists of other things they’d like to draw:
snakes, rats, bugs, annelids, flowers…
There are certainly worse ways to spend a few hours.