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Nature Studies
I have managed to pull myself out of hibernation and return to the blog.  I must say that all of this bitter cold has really put a damper on one of my favorite  foundations of our home learning : nature studies.  I have always been a nature lover.  Some of ...
I have managed to pull myself out of hibernation and return to the blog.  I must say that all of this bitter cold has really put a damper on one of my favorite foundations of our home learning: nature studies.  I have al...
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Multicultural Children’s Book Day and Review
    Mark your calendars for January 27th - Multicultural Children’s Book Day! It is a day to celebrate diversity. I have found that by homeschooling, our children are not often interacting with children with diverse backgrounds, cultures or abilities. Cultu...
    Mark your calendars for January 27th - Multicultural Children’s Book Day! It is a day to celebrate diversity. I have found that by homeschooling, our children are not often interacting with children with diverse backgro...
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Our Home Learning - Independence
In past posts I covered the importance of   multi-sensory learning and rhythm and atmosphere  in our homeschool days and now I want to touch on independence. My boys are still young, 6 and 9, so there are many ways in which they are very dependent on others...
In past posts I covered the importance of  multi-sensory learning and rhythm and atmosphere in our homeschool days and now I want to touch on independence. My boys are still young, 6 and 9, so there are many ways in which ...
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Thanksgiving ideas
It was my 45th birthday this weekend and I was sick. Two days later I am still under the weather and finding myself not quite ready for Thanksgiving, so Ifound some past Thanksgiving activities to do with my kids and I thought I would do a quick round up to...
It was my 45th birthday this weekend and I was sick. Two days later I am still under the weather and finding myself not quite ready for Thanksgiving, so Ifound some past Thanksgiving activities to do with my kids and I though...
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Veteran's Day Roundup
As we come upon Veteran's Day, it is an excellent opportunity to teach our children to treasure the freedoms they have and honor those who made it possible.  I have pulled together some of my favorite ways to teach about Veteran's Day. I hope you all have a...
As we come upon Veteran's Day, it is an excellent opportunity to teach our children to treasure the freedoms they have and honor those who made it possible.  I have pulled together some of my favorite ways to teach about Vete...
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Something for the Weekend
We are going to enjoy this wonderful Halloween story from Sparkle Stories today! Next week, I want to make small wool pumpkins . These felt animal masks are too cute! Scottish folk music like this song from the Tannahill Weavers is comfort food for my soul ...
We are going to enjoy this wonderful Halloween story from Sparkle Stories today! Next week, I want to make small wool pumpkins. These felt animal masks are too cute! Scottish folk music like this song from the Tannahill...
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Secular Homeschool is hosting a giveaway by Oak Meadow - our favorite curriculum by far
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Living Books
I trust you are all looking forward to a new year.  The past is behind and the future holds great promise. Well, it is easy to write that, now, but with major changes expected this year on the job front and in our education choices, I know I will have to wo...
I trust you are all looking forward to a new year.  The past is behind and the future holds great promise. Well, it is easy to write that, now, but with major changes expected this year on the job front and in our education c...
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Advent: A Time of Preparation
It is our tradition to enjoy the countdown to Christmas in small special ways. This year is no exception.     May your Advent season be blessed.
It is our tradition to enjoy the countdown to Christmas in small special ways. This year is no exception.     May your Advent season be blessed.
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Our Homes Learning: Multi-Sensory Learning
Recently, I posted about foundations of our home learning and one aspect of our learning is making sure it is multi-sensory. This is one of the reasons I really like Oak Meadow .  It is a good fit for all kinds of learners -auditory, visual, and kinesthetic...
Recently, I posted about foundations of our home learning and one aspect of our learning is making sure it is multi-sensory. This is one of the reasons I really like Oak Meadow.  It is a good fit for all kinds of learners -au...
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Foundations of Our Home Learning Part 1
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about our transition from using the Charlotte Mason method of homeschooling with living books to using Oak Meadow and implementing Charlotte Mason techniques. In this change, I took a closer look at the foundations of our home...
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about our transition from using the Charlotte Mason method of homeschooling with living books to using Oak Meadow and implementing Charlotte Mason techniques. In this change, I took a closer loo...
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Postcard Geography
I love to travel.  So much so that if I can't go elsewhere, I pour over travel magazines and should my friends travel, they know to be ready to provide a full detailed report when they get back.  My love for travel goes back ...
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Most of my time is spent as a wife and mama to 2 sweet, enthusiastic boys. We delight in the simple here in our kinda crunchy, tree huggin', homeschooling Christian family. I also work to interpret and preserve historic resources as a Park Ranger for the National Park Service
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