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Lesson Planning: Ancient History

One of the subjects Elena most wants to study next year is ancient history. She is currently fascinated by ancient Greek & Egyptian history and mythology, and also the Roman Empire. This is helped in no small part by Rick … Continue reading

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Lesson Planning

As we head in to summer I am trying to get a jump on planning for next school year. We school year round, 9-10 week terms with 2-4 week breaks in between, so 4th grade will resume in a couple … Continue reading

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Gratitudes

This week I am grateful for; The flexibility that homeschool offers. We’ve been able to sleep in, take naps and take whole days off as needed. Elena’s helpful nature and curious mind. Even when we take the day off, she … Continue reading

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Flower Walking

Ever since Elena learned to walk, 9 years ago now, we have taken “flower walks”. This is just a walk around whatever neighborhood we’re in, or sometimes a local park. It is just a walk, often over the same ground … Continue reading

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