History/Social Studies Curriculum Now I would probably stay with our current curriculum, Story of the World, but Lighting is over it. It isn’t that she doesn’t like the curriculum she just wants something different. It seems we get about two
New York, New York – The Educational Preparation If you have been following the blog you know we are planning a trip to NYC and that prior to going we have been learning all about New York. I have compiled
Four Great Activities for July 4 Create your own flag for the USA. Compose a national anthem. Select an emblem for the United States. Ideas to celebrate our freedom. 1) Create a flag for the United States of America.
I bought this book for Lightning as a Christmas present. She would randomly pick up the book and read it. I finally decided to see what she liked about the book that she, on her own, would pick up
HOMESCHOOL AND SUPER BOWL Denver Broncos vs. Seattle Seahawks Can you homeschool using the Superbowl? So the Big Day is almost here and if you have a football fan at home, you know homeschooling is out the window… or
Day 5: Five Golden Rings This is a favorite of mine. Five golden rings are very valuable, of course, but some historians believe they refer to the first five books of the Old Testament: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy.
Already been a busy morning. Been to the Vet, scheduled dog for surgery next Tuesday, “Lightning” shattered the IPAD glass when it fell out of her hand by accident (and it was in the case), work calls and texts completed
Second grade is not what it used to be. Lola has had a few school projects so far this year, including building a solar cooker (thank God my husband is an engineer) that actually worked well enough to cook a
Been a busy week at our household. I know I mentioned in my introduction we have two dogs, Bailey the 19 year old tripod and Prancer my 16 year old beauty. Well, having senior dogs comes with many ups and
I have to start this post with letting you all know that I am re-learning so many things as we continue on our home schooling journey. I feel bad sometimes for my friends who aren’t home schooling because I think,