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Animals From Down Under

We recently finished out study of animals in the Australasia area. We really enjoyed this study and had a lot of fun with not only the animals but a little bit of culture too. 139 more words


Ups and Downs of Technology

Let’s talk technology.  Technology can be a great thing!  I love the fact that I don’t have to spend endless amounts of hours at the library, using the microfiche machine to find what I’m looking for.   1,291 more words

Unschooling: then and now

When my mom was a Kindergarten-aged child in the late 1940s, she regularly skipped class.

No one kept attendance, it seems. Or if they did it wasn’t as rigid as it is today with automated phone calls and amber alerts all over media… 1,069 more words

what we're learning wednesday, episode 7

This week the boys have been practicing writing numbers and letters on their own!

Rondel has always struggled a bit with fine motor skills, but recently he has been developing a lot more control and finesse, so he’s been starting to show more interest in actually writing things himself; he has a tendency to flip letters and numbers around when writing and reading, and left-to-right directionality doesn’t come naturally, but his writing is getting noticeably better the more he does it. 366 more words


Coastal Heros for A day

We joined Max’s scout activity last Sunday, was doing a coastal cleaning at Changi Coastal Way.

Coastal heros of the day! 😎 During our 2-hours beach cleaning we managed to collect around 20 kg trashed items such as plastic bottle&caps, plastic straws, plastic ropes, cigarette butts, plastic wrappers, thousands pieces of styrofoam, plastic toys, plastic containers, and many others, in a relatively clean beach in Singapore. 82 more words

Weekly Snapshot 1/52

U is 4 years now. Oh how time flies. But I must admit, homeschooling has really brought me closer to his growing up. I am definitely not one of those parents who’d say,’I don’t know how he grew so big. 156 more words


Solar System First Grade Homeschool Lessons: Table of Contents

Last week we completed our twelve part Christian Home School Lesson Outlines Series for first graders on the Solar System!  It aims to fulfill the Science Content Standards from the California Department of Education. 96 more words