Why do we homeschool? Jean: Nada and I did a periscope today and we were asked why we homeschool. I thought this was a great question and I get it more frequently than you would think. I don’t mind
Education in Italy So we have not have much formal education during our eleven days in Italy, but that is OK. We reviewed materials on our way to Italy, learned Latin Root Words and practiced some Italian on the airplane
Brain Chase – A Summer Learning Challenge We love having the opportunity to share new and exciting discoveries with you – especially when we feel like we’ve found something truly unique and useful. This is how we both immediately felt
Some people think it takes special training and oodles of equipment to get started in homeschooling. Fortunately, that’s not true. You already have most of what you need, and the rest you can pick up along the way. Here, the
Lightning’s piano teacher had her recent piano lesson on the farm. Weird, I know, but her piano teacher happens to live on a farm and my friend asked him if we could come visit. In preparation we decided to make
I don’t know why I decided to read this book or how I fell upon it, but I am so glad I found it. This is the story of Ron Clark and how he started the Ron Clark Academy.
Countdown to Valentine’s Day Day Two. OK, this one is going to be really, really hard on the kids. First, the kiddos need to select three different pieces of chocolate. I know this will be difficult. Second, the kiddos need
Countdown to Valentine’s Day – Day One. Buy some crafting paper and cut out hearts, about 6 inches – 8 inches. (We bought our crafting paper at Hobby Lobby for $19.99 and received 50%, but if the paper is not on