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Advent Books

I have always loved children’s literature.   In fact, when I go to a bookstore the two sections that I visit first are the children’s section and then, the cookbook section. 405 more words

How I Taught My 5 year old His Phone Number in Less Than 5 Days

I am ashamed to type it but it’s true, my IJ didn’t know his date of birth or phone number until a few days ago. Last month the only thing he knew was his birth month and the last four digits of his phone number but nothing else consistently. 409 more words

Not All Students Are Thankful for School Breaks

Today, I was wishing each of my classes a Happy Thanksgiving.  In my monologue to the class, I spoke to how thankful I am for each one of them.   426 more words

Teachable Moments

Lost Your Savings Mojo?

The power of saving is underestimated today.

True, several years of dismal interest rates on savings accounts has caused many consumers to ignore the benefits of learning to be a saver. 527 more words

Money Saving Tip

Enough Negative, Share What You Are Thankful For

With all the hate in the world right now, I feel like there should be some good/positive things as well. So here is my positive. :) 955 more words

Teachable Moments

Education in the "Classics"

Advance token to Boardwalk.

Go to Jail. Do not pass Go. Do not collect $200.

I say it was Colonel Mustard… in the library… with the rope. 577 more words

Everyday Homeschooling

Finding the Time

If only there were more than 24-hours a day!” Is this something you have said as a busy homeschooling parent?

Often when I think about what I want to accomplish in a day, or when I think about my day in retrospect, I get discouraged. 623 more words

Everyday Homeschooling