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When I was young in the mountains, we sat on the porch swing in the evenings, and Grandfather sharpened my pencils with his pocketknife. Grandmother sometimes shelled beans and sometimes braided my hair.
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I must say I really enjoyed rowing Mike Mulligan and his Steam Shovel, this is such a great book with some really great character lessons attached that opened some wonderful doors to explore with the boys. 479 more words
Grass Sandals describes the journey Basho, a well known Japanese poet, takes on foot around Japan. Littered with Basho’s beautiful haiku poems throughout, it is a simple tale of a man who loved to observe and experience the world around him… 574 more words
So far in my ‘Around the World with FIAR’ series we have covered the Polar Regions and South America. For the next few weeks I will be teaching the little ones all about the continent of Asia. 561 more words
How to Bake an Apple Pie and See the World is a perfect introduction to the continents of the world, which is what A, B and I hope to finish by September. 275 more words