"It's called a balloon travel. When you go to the zoo, you can get some."
The third graders are working together on a village--a big village! They've decided to each work on different components, and then they'll put it all together when they've finished. Here's the garden:
"These snowflakes are the bricks. Those [rice] are the corn. These [buttons] are fruit. This is grass. Those [macaroni] are like the bananas. And over here [beans] is the bread. It's a pretty weird garden because it grows bananas and bread."
Here is what will be the center of the village: