Out of 122 photos I took today, I'm not sure which ones to share!
We made our way back in time to 1912 where Jackson and Haviland spent their day doing schoolwork and chores like they would have had they lived 100 years ago.
I'm not sure who loved it more - me or them!!!
|Of course, the dress and bonnet were sewn by my mom!|
|School marm Mrs. Holt about to welcome us for the day|
|The front of the classroom|
|Our lunches (sausage biscuits & apples) and tin cups for water|
|Spelling on slate boards with slate pencils|
|Ciphering (Math) on slate board|
|Practicing cursive with quill pen|
|They loved dipping the tip of the feather into the inkwell!|
|Mr. Holt ladling water for hand washing with lye soap before lunch|
|I've never seen two girls so excited to eat their lunch!|
|Group shot of our class|
|Spelling Bee - words were out of the Blueback Speller - quite challenging!|