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Category Archives: homeschooling
Do you know how many holiday crafts we’ve done together? I’ve managed almost one every year Continue reading
We’re 7 weeks in. And there was a surprise of the unexpected variety. It’s working. I’m ENJOYING the time with my children. I’m having more fun than I did last year. I’m actually teaching from a place of rest. (And I’ve barely gotten through the first chapter of that book…) Continue reading
The final project I used in my masters class gave the students a few choices. Continue reading
About assigning pictures/objects to a letter for its sound: it’s much more effective to have that object form the letter shape. Arrows make A, a dragon makes the D shape, etc. The image making the shape reinforces the their acquisition of the alphabet and phonics in the way kids’ brains naturally process information. Continue reading
Applying principles of perspective to Lego figures. Continue reading
#1. Your garden going a bit wild leads to some pretty cool things.