#19 – Math Nonsense

sail in a sieve with twin 8 year old hosts Luke and Oliver….or is it Oliver and Luke?!  to the land of Math Nonsense!  They share some crazy math jokes and wacky math verse from Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith’s book “Math Curse”.  Does tunafish + tunafish = fournafish?!

 


#18 – Jokes at the Library

sail in a sieve for jokes at the library! the Oak Park Public Library invited Buttons & Figs in for a podcast petting zoo, where families could listen together to other great podcasts for kids….and to record a few jokes from Michael Dahl’s joke books. Check them out! be sure to sign up for summer reading at a Public Library near you!






#15 – Seven Wonder Flags

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!


 


#14 – Blackhawk nonsense

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!



#13 – Rube Goldberg Machines

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!