Wordless Wednesday – A Boy and His Dog

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Nature Study, Week of October 13

No matter how complicated or stormy life gets, nature is one thing that is always there. Whether it's watching a storm and talking about lightning, cloud watching, or chasing a butterfly, there is always something going on. It's one thing we can always count on, even if we haven't gotten to our history or art study. Boobear loves it. He doesn't consider it school, even if we're carrying a book around to help identify a flower or insect. As far as he's concerned, it's nothing but fun. This week Read more [...]
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Giveaway! Groovy Lab in a Box

    Sponsored by: Groovy Lab in a Box   Hosted by:  The Squishable Baby   Groovy Lab in a Box is a monthly subscription STEM box with comprehensive hands-on activities in engineering, physics, chemistry and math.  Your child will be treated to a full year-long science curriculum - focused on developing experimentation, creativity, and problem solving skills - all while creating a love for science.  Groovy Lab in a Box is fun, engaging and complete science Read more [...]
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Just an Update

Just a quick update for you all.

I don’t have a lot of pictures to share – later this week I’ll share some from our nature studies we’ve been doing. School has mainly been the bare basics – some reading practice, math games, etc. We’re going through some tough times financially and have some illness in the family, so fun projects have gone by the wayside for the moment.

Do have a giveaway coming up! I’ll be posting some info about that tomorrow.


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Learning Science with a Shrinking Seahorse

As I was researching the different methods of homeschooling, one thing that always stood out was the way veteran homeschoolers would say, "Learning happens everywhere, all the time." I took this statement to heart, and I have found that it's actually pretty easy (sometimes) to slide in a lesson or two here and there. A friend gave Boobear a seahorse like out of this pack: Pack of 7 Multi Colored Growing Silly Sea Horses. The seahorse grows when left in water, shrinks as it dries, and will turn Read more [...]
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