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Character Development

Head over to Emotional Minefield to see my post about Character Development and music.


Geography: Ireland

The second two weeks of school we learned about Ireland using Layers of Learning, year 2 unit 2. Since the kids have a grandmother living in Ireland, it’s a place they hear about a lot. 120 more words


The "Letty Lynton" Gown

The film Letty Lynton (1932) would probably be more or less forgotten today were it not for the white organdy (or oragandie) gown worn by the star of the film, Joan Crawford. 426 more words

1930s Fashion

History: Barbarians

The second two weeks of school we learned about barbarians using Layers of Learning, year 2 unit 2. Did you know the word barbarian comes from a Greek word meaning one who is not Greek? 99 more words


The Third Wife By Lisa Jewell

You think you have the perfect life.

You’re successful. Attractive. Well liked.

And you’ve just got married for the third time.

But that’s OK because everyone’s happy. 123 more words

AVG Ch2 Pg5

AVG Ch2 Pg5

Adrian’s cool exterior shatters! And if someone asks you to kill someone, it’s perfectly okay to walk away from that person lol, even if you’re adventure pals. 47 more words


Bread and Weather

As I was walking home, I saw a lady carrying a baguette from the bakery and, yes, she had bitten off the top.   I couldn’t decide whether to walk faster since they were clearly right out of the oven and tasty or walk slower so that by the time I got there it would be cool enough to carry in my hand. 579 more words