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Home-School Orientation for a 5th Grader: Web 2.0 and Media Literacy Subjects

My last project is a video screencast using the software program Screencast-O-Matic.

As I am not teaching in a classroom or instructing adults at this time, this presentation is an orientation for my son for his home-school 5th Grade class starting September 1st. 165 more words


Roadschooling: Northwest Canada Day 4 (cont.)& 5

Because the sun never went down, The fourth day of our trip went on forever. The earliest morning hours were spent driving the Dempster highway (last post), and then we headed into Dawson city to pan for gold. 530 more words


Balancing Personality Extremes in Homeschooling

Ecclesiastes 3:1-11 says,

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; a time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; a time to seek, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away; a time to tear, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak; a time to love, and a time to hate; a time for war, and a time for peace. 824 more words


My little-bit Waldorfy homeschool book list

During the next couple of weeks, I’m going to be sharing some homeschooling planning posts here. I’m so excited about the year ahead, and I am definitely in Crazy Planning Mode. 445 more words
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Awesome $1 Items for YOUR Tot School * July 2014

Homeschooling doesn’t have to be expensive. I advise all parents to invest in a few high-quality, open-ended toys that can be used for a variety of activities and supplement with cheap seasonal items. 121 more words


stellar day kids.

Tomorrow, will be Cruz’s first day of kindergarten. Yes. I just said that.

I can’t believe he’s starting kindergarten! And that we will be homeschooling him, which is something I never thought we’d seriously do. 414 more words


The Most Important Step in Homeschool Planning

I have read many books about planning and organizing home education. I have read article and searched through online blogs and websites for ideas on how to make things run smoothly and what I should and shouldn’t do (especially since this is our first official year of homeschooling).   1,045 more words