Tag: falling stars

Moral Meteors

Hooray for charter schools! Ethan’s first grade class has been learning about force, motion, and gravity recently, which has led to some rather interesting conversations in the car as we drive back and forth — topics such as how airplanes fly, why wheels are round, etc. We had a beautiful full moon the other morning, and the kids were soon asking why the moon was covered in craters while the earth isn’t, and what would happen if a rock was going to crash into the earth.