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Classical Copycat: Modeling a Love for Learning

Early summer sun lit the sky as the kids played in our backyard. Seizing precious alone time, I sat down at our outdoor table with a tablet and some watercolors. 398 more words

Classical Christian Education

Difficulty with Meditation

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, June 8, 2017

Difficulty with Meditation

I have difficulty with meditation sometimes. I can relate to these seminarians. 332 more words

Walking in Beauty

She is bubbling with her enthusiasm about Mathematical Physics. Half of what she is  telling me- especially about  the Calculus classes -goes above my head. I watch her animated face as she speaks about a senior who is enrolling for a Masters in Perimeter Institute, Canada ( her dream) and has deferred his PhD admission to Stanford by a year. 397 more words


Deciding to homeschool

Earlier this year I bit the bullet and made the decision to homeschool my six year old son. I have always loved the idea of homeschooling but my previous attempts occurred when my life was upside down for various reasons, and so despite being a qualified teacher I was terrified of the idea. 443 more words


From Book To Art

The children were very excited this week about the endless possibilities of creation through just three simple shapes. We got our inspiration from a book and transformed it into our own art project!


Happy Easter

A fun surprise Easter Egg Hunt at the preschool led to one of our friends exclaiming, “This is the best day of my life!” Happy Easter weekend to everyone from Burke Mountain Preschool.