sail in a sieve, because, as everyone knows, sieve is a sieve is a sieve is a sieve…..listen to the newly discovered audio of some of the most famous artists of the 20th Century visiting with GERTRUDE STEIN!
sail in a sieve to Seven Wonder Flags! listen in as the Kit-Kats, Mr. Kaegi’s 2nd grade class in oak park, il design and make an amusement park! be sure and watch the video too!
sail in a sieve to the land of Blackhawk nonsense! these 2nd graders have a little fun with the highlights of their school year….enjoy some fushi-sushi and flying fish tales as an army of buttons & figs guys sing along with the smurfs!
there once was a fig in the park
who stole buttons just for a lark
he went running away
that nonsense fig from the park
here’s a little nonsense extra, extra….an interview with Patrick the Squink. apparently, his favorite holiday is valentine’s day! capers anyone?!
Sail in a sieve with the Buttons & Figs kids to the land of Rube Goldberg Machines! Kids find inspiration from Rube Goldberg’s cartoons and design a couple of wacky machines of their own. Can you take a guess at how many cartoons Rube Goldberg drew during his lifetime?! Take a listen to find out the answer to this question and more!
Here’s the video announcing this new fabulous collection of Rube Goldberg’s work, hand selected by his granddaughter, Jennifer George. Notice anything familiar?!
sail in a sieve to the land of giants to hear a great recommendation for Roald Dahl’s book, “The BFG”.
watch your whizzpopping!
sail in a sieve back to Rootabaga Country, to the village of creme puffs…