Don’t You Dare Read Page 19 Without Me!

Don’t You Dare Read Page 19 Without Me!

Last semester, one of my big boys asked if he could do the Ancestry DNA test that you see on the tv commercials and look at ancestry.com. He wanted to learn more about his biological family. I told him yes immediately but also told him we’d make it part of...
The Failed Snow Day

The Failed Snow Day

It was one of those days. Our homeschool co-op started up again for our winter/spring semester. I’m teaching two classes this semester: Wild Kratts Academy (based on the PBS show about animals) for 4-6 year olds and also Junior Journalists (writing course and...
Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 9

Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 9

This week, we worked on life skills related to grocery shopping, learning how electoral votes work for the presidental election, celebrated Gabriel’s nameday, I took some time to re-work our school day, and the boys learned about the Super Moon with dad. Life...
Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 8

Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 8

This week, we learned how to properly clean the kitchen, learned about St. John Maximovitch, drew a picture of a map using a description from a book, tended to a nasty bump, had the results from our pokeberry dye bath, picked the seeds from our Panama’s Tears...
Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 7

Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 7

This post will cover the span of 2 weeks since we left for Texas at the end of last week and came back at the beginning of this week.  We learned how to work through conflict, learned about St. Peter the Aleut, traveled for a wedding, learned about an ephod, and made...
Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 6

Road Scholars Homeschool Chronicle: Issue 6

This week we attempted a lesson on estimation at the grocery store, learned about Saint Juvenaly, traced our impending route south for a wedding, took dad hiking at the nature reserve, sent and received our nature pal exchange packages, had a visit from Flat Stanley,...