Sep 9, 2012
Whew! It has surely been a busy week. I won’t bore you with every tiny detail. I’ll just bore you with some of them. Last weekend was spent with my family hanging at the lake for my birthday. After having an insanely crappy week, with insanely crappy weather, my birthday weekend really made up for it. The weather was gorgeous, and there is much to be said about drinking lime-a-ritas, playing...
Aug 28, 2012
Here is a peek at our unit on the Human Body!
Our Book List:
The Big Beginner Books About Me, by Dr. Seuss
My Five Senses, by Aliki
From Head to Toe, by Eric Carle
How Many Teeth?, by Paul Showers
My Hands, by Aliki
Magic School Bus: Inside the Human Body, by Joanna Cole
We worked on it over the course of 4 weeks, and Haden really enjoyed it. We used the Me & My Body book from our Explore and Learn...
Jul 31, 2012
This past weekend was our local Homeschool Expo; I wrapped up the majority of my shopping for the upcoming school year while I was there! I still have a few miscellaneous books that I need to buy off of Amazon, but we are otherwise set for the year. I am pretty pleased with the way everything has come together, although there was a few moments there when I was planning and researching that my head was...
Jul 16, 2012
As of late, I have spent entirely too much time surfing homeschool blogs, which has ultimately ended in my taking on too many projects. I’m happy to say that I am only ONE more project away from counting myself as DONE!, and it should be just in the knick of time for my next college class to start.
So, I found this idea originally on the the Homeschool Creations Blog, which basically amounts to a...
Jul 5, 2012
Those of you that read the Peek at My Week: Community post, know that I am officially not a huge fan of the book Mr. Popper’s Penguins. Such a strange ending…
However, we did have a lot of fun working on our unit study. I found this Literature Unit for the book on the Confessions of a Homeschooler blog. $2. You can’t beat that! Unless you wanna design your own for free… and I...