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Russia, Ice, and All Things Cold – Part 4 – Cold Science

The latest ‘learning’ theming Chez Kiwi went Cold. We incorporated a Russian International Night, learning about Russia, Siberia, and then we took it a bit further and went science-y with cold and ice. 261 more words

Creativity

Li'l Purse for Lily

Lily and I agreed to enter the Sew Mama Sew Learn to Sew challenge and make a project together from BlueFig’s Learn to Sew kits! Lily has fancied herself a seamstress at all of 7 years of age, though her skill level is pretty beginner-ish (obviously). 410 more words

Look What I Made

Who would've thought

Sometimes homeschool lessons are a struggle–a whiny, grumbling, slumpy, flopping over struggle. And we just had a major ah-ha moment over here. Because who would have thought? 95 more words

Home Learning

A Door Can Be Happy: thinking outside of the box and homeschooling with Catelynn

A few months back I met a woman after my own heart on Facebook. Mother and writer Elizabeth Ann West. Elizabeth decided to homeschool her autistic daughter, Catelynn, and to share this experience on Facebook. 1,167 more words

Literacy On The Loose

A Monday in May

Had a rather feel-good day…plenty to do and accomplished a balanced amount of homeschooling (something I’ve been striving to do). I always wish I could look back on more glimpses of “a day in the life” for what our days looked like at any given time, so here was today, a Monday in May. 332 more words

Simply This Life

Russia, Ice, and All Things Cold – Part 3 – Day Out at the Historic Dockyards, Chatham

The latest ‘learning’ theming Chez Kiwi went Cold. We incorporated a Russian International Night, learning about Russia, Siberia, and then we took it a bit further and went science-y with cold and ice. 259 more words

Autism