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Portfolio Review Craziness

It’s that time of year again! The first homeschool portfolio reviews of the year and my Facebook homeschool groups are flooding with questions about what to bring. 540 more words


First Create A Good Work Space

Following my research on homeschool I discovered that creating a work space is truly important when homeschooling your child. Most parents decorate the area to their liking opposed to letting the child decorate their own area. 499 more words

Homeschooling: When Should I Begin?

Did you know that most states don’t require children to attend school until the age of 6 or 7? A handful of states do require kids to attend at the age of 5 (Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Virginia, and Washington D.C.). 265 more words

In the beginning...?

I never know how to start something like this. My name is Merriam. I started this business to try and bring in a little extra income when I had to leave my job to homeschool my son after he was diagnosed with autism. 75 more words

The Arts: Viking Art

Weeks 6 and 7 of school we learned about Viking Art using Layers of Learning, year 2 unit 4.

We drew dragons. Adrian wants everyone to know he just didn’t feel like finishing the details on his. 36 more words


Peter Piper Pizza Feild Trip

Each child gets to make their own pizza! They bring out the dough, sauce, cheese and any one topping. The kids put on plastic gloves and went to town on creating their masterpieces! 166 more words


My Old New Project

Why be content with a blog, when you can write a book?  This is exactly what I’m in the process of doing.  (imagine stress hair a-flying, stale cups of coffee surrounding me, and little girl giggles coming from my 30 something mouth.)I have dreamed of writing since I was 11 years old.  288 more words