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Downs Park & Crab Cakes

As I noted before, we love Five in a Row (FiaR), but we decided to stretch our curriculum over two weeks instead of the traditional one. 437 more words


Tea Time Treats

In my previous post about tea time I shared what we do during this special time in our day and what we study during that time. 256 more words


S.S. John W. Brown Liberty Ship

Project Liberty Ship , via Wikimedia Commons

One of our favorite homeschool curriculums is Five in a Row, which seeks to develop a love for literature in children through in-depth study of an illustrated child’s book. 718 more words

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Around the World with FIAR: The Gully Washer (South America)

Yes, I know this is a bit of a stretch, but gully washers do happen in Columbia, and Columbia happens to be one of the wettest countries in South America, and the next part of the Rainforest Journey is learning about the water cycle.   827 more words

Hands On Activities

Homeschool Thoughts and Expectations

I have had this post drafting for quite some time now. It is always a topic of trepidation for me to write or talk about subjects with controversy surrounding them or even topics with such a vast array of opinions that I feel my opinion does not matter (except of course to me). 1,947 more words


Rowing and Beyond

This is reposted from the archive of my former blog, http://www.smalltownhomeschool.blogspot.com. I originally wrote and posted it in 2012. My kids and I still have fond memories of the years that we used Five In a Row. 679 more words


Homeschool Plans 2016, 8 Year Old Girl

We are starting our year using Five In A Row volume 4. I am so excited to have the opportunity to create some lovely memories with her. 848 more words

Homeschool Scheduling & Planning