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PreK Weeks 26/27 Catch-Up / FIAR A New Coat for Anna

I have missed several weeks of blogging, but trust me, we have been plugging along with the basics – reading, writing and math, and filling in the rest with snuggles and good books.   600 more words

Five In A Row

Just 2 More Days

2 days. That’s it. That’s how much longer I have to hold our family together all by myself. (Can you hear my sigh of relief?) It’s officially been 3 months since we said good-bye to Ryan. 258 more words

Five in a Row - The Story about Ping

What a great book!  I think this was Ambrose’s favorite.

Ping is a duck who lives in a houseboat on the Yangtze River in China with his very large family and his master.   610 more words


Our Homeschool Day

We started officially homeschooling this past September. Last year we had a  “letter of the week” and more informal activities and games.  My main focus at that time was developing a routine that would work for family life and school. 721 more words


When I Was Young in the Mountains

Last week Five in a Row took us to Appalachia with When I was Young in the Mountains by Cynthia Rylant.  It’s a sweet story that sparked several questions from Ian and Elijah.  480 more words


Before Five In A Row (BFIAR)

Hello all!  I’ve been reading a lot of blogs about homeschooling over the last year and I’m finding that many I read (usually by American homeschooling mamas) use the literacy programme called… 354 more words


Truman's Aunt Farm

Last week we had fun with Truman’s Aunt Farm by Jama Kim Rattigan.  It’s the story of a little boy who hopes to get ants for an ant farm for his birthday but ends up getting… 691 more words