Potpourri and More!
This page is the home for all of the activities we have that may not fit into it’s own category. You may find readings of poems and short stories, funny jokes, cooking videos, gardening videos, current events, and much more!
A reading of Edgar Allen Poe’s ‘The Raven”. Work sheet with poem text and discussion questions in the resource tab.
Find somewhere comfortable to settle down to listen to this story.
Let’s explore one of the most unique and surprising authors who reluctantly became a beloved children author.
Kris reads a selection of poems! Related activity sheet is located in the resource tab!
Kris goes over a few different types of guitars and the differences between them.
Kris explores some luthiers and the process that goes into making a guitar.
A reading of “If” by Rudyard Kipling.
Josh brings us a wonderful story about lightning bugs.
Some happy uplifting poems!
Some news updates!
Looking back on our past summers. What did you used to do during the summer time?
A reading of Ray Bradbury’s short story, “The Last Night of the World”. Packet with text and discussion are in the resource tab!
Some “Did You Know” facts! How many did you know?
A reading of “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost.
A reading of “The Tell-tale Heart” by Edgar Allan Poe. Text and discussion sheet in the resource tab. Not for the faint of heart!
Some lighthearted and funny, yet cheesy jokes.
Josh reads some poems.
Josh reads even more poems!
Interesting and funny short stories.
A short story about lightning bugs, also known as fireflies.
Facts about some strange and unusual towns in the USA.
Our friends at Castilleja wanted everyone at Rosener know how much they miss coming to visit.
Josh shows us his quick cookie recipe. Hint: the main ingredient is boxed cake.
Learn how to make a French Omelette with Kris. All you need is eggs, butter, a skillet, and a spatula.