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Archives for 2013
I had intended to school this week. My family gets in at my parents this weekend, we still had co-op, and did we really need another week? We’re going to take two weeks already? It turns out we did need another week, a pre-Christmas week to get things in order. We made Gingerbread cookies. We […]
Last year, tragedy once again shook America as word of another violent school shooting spread. Let’s remember to live in hope of a better world. I found inspiration from this video. I hope you do too.
It was about two years ago when I realized that I needed to homeschool my son. Now we’re in the middle of his first grade year, and I cannot imagine any other way. We brainstormed together some of the reasons we are grateful for homeschooling. Here are our reasons.
I cannot believe that yet another week has passed! I feel like I just wrote last week’s week in review post. Yet, here I am again.
As I cram myself in the rocking chair with an almost two year old and a first grader, I feel elbows in my side, and knees knocking me in the face. And yet the simple bedtime story time has been a ritual. By the end of yet one more reading of LMNO Peas tonight, I […]
November is half over. I’m feeling like school is getting boring so I need to switch things up soon! I’m going to jump into my week in review with my Five for Friday! I’m linking up with Doodlebugs Teaching, Freebie Friday, Weird Unsocialized Homeschooler’s Weekly Wrap up, and Manic Mondays on Classroom Freebies.
Homeschool days can be great or they can be awful. Most commonly, they are somewhere in the middle. I’ve noticed, though, that our days are only as good as our beginnings. If we start off on the wrong foot, the rest of the day it is difficult. Cranky kids, cranky mom. If we start things off […]
This week has been great, school-wise and teacher creating-wise. Here are some of the highlights.