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Elizabeth Markham
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Professional dabbler in all things creative and literary.
Professional dabbler in all things creative and literary.

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Art Tidbit: Monet
Claude Monet's entire body of work is available on YouTube as a slideshow. Relaxing piano music makes it the perfect accompaniment to a book or an hour of quiet study.

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Science Tidbit: Natural Cycles
Occasionally   a lot of the time I find awesome things after I put up a post, things that are just too good to hang onto for two or three years until we study the same subject again, which is why I'm going to start posting tidbits. Tidbits are great books, ...

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Ancient Rome for Little People: a booklist
Created to accompany  the Story of the World Volume 2: The Middle Ages , Chapter 1 Here is an alternative reading list to the one found in the companion activity book to the Story of the World Volume 2: the Middle Ages by Susan Wise Bauer. SugarPlum is in K...

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Sneak Peek: Classical Explorations Week 4
This week in Classical Explorations we will be learning about feudalism, Europe, the water cycle, and pronouns. The Europe Geo Puzzle is fairly complex. We have a small enough group that the kids should be able to work together to complete it. We’ll review ...

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Sneak Peak: Classical Explorations Week 3
Continuing with our African theme from the past two weeks, we’ll be using A Savanna Food Chain: A Who-Eats-What Adventure in Africa as ou...

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This Week in Education…
I’ve just finished my second week of Kindergarten with SugarPlum (5). It’s quite the adventure. I’m recording our booklists and some of the...

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World Catch: CC Cycle 2, Week 1, Review
Here is a geography review game we invented today. It was a hit. SugarPlum (5) burst into tears when I told her we needed to move on t...

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This week was great. I can't wait to make next week even better. 

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Exploring the ecosystem starting in your backyard. A list of books for little people. 

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Man cannot live by memorization alone. Take a look at what we're reading during week 1 of Classical Conversations. 
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