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Forensic Fridays

My daughter and I found an amazing forensics class online.  Since my public school day ends at two on Fridays, we decided to complete work for forensics every Friday.  67 more words

Teaching

Breaking Bread

The inspiration was a full circle trip, trying to make brioche.  Huh?? you say…

Well lets take the main ingredients and go find them on a field trip. 1,152 more words

Mini-golf

I think this was only the third time that Biggie’s played mini-golf. He played once with me chaperoning, at Cameron Run Park — that was teeth-gnashingly frustrating. 520 more words

General

Photo Friday

Another fun thing we did this summer! This is my daughter dressed up like a real astronaut at the NASA-Goddard Space Flight Center.

Photo Friday

Field Trip: General Army Navy Store ;)

We took a “field trip” to the General Army Store today for homeschool.  We looked over everything in the store to get ideas for this theme.   64 more words

Homeschooling

Busboys and Poets

One of my favorite places in college was Louie’s Bookstore Cafe, across the street from Peabody Conservatory. It had a nice nookie bookstore full of interesting art books in front of a coffee cafe. 219 more words

General

Tigers, Militants, or Crocodiles?

Well, another school year, another meeting about Project Week. Last year, I chronicled DiploBoy 1’s field trip to Kerala. ( http://diplomom.com/2015/02/06/field-trips-in-expatland/   and http://diplomom.com/2015/02/22/phone-calls-from-the-field-trip/ ) Somehow, I missed the run-up to this and there had actually been a presentation and meeting on the trip earlier during the year where parents were apprised of the suggested itinerary and given a chance to provide feedback on the choices. 1,333 more words