Homeschooling in Review ~ Week 2 ~ 2013-2014 ~ Labor Day Tradition

September 11, 2013

Preschool Activities have been a must for us this year.  I did a post with 8 preschool activities that we did last week. Even though I do plan some separate activities for Addie I really like that she can join in on a lot of the activities we do in My Father’s World.  This year […]

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Preschool Activities & Our First Week of School ~ 2013-2014

September 9, 2013

So, we have completed our first week of school.  We made it.  I will admit that I was a bit stressed about the first couple of days.  I feel like it sets such a precedent for the rest of the year that I wanted to be as prepared as possible.  Prepared with a toddler in […]

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Homeschooling – Week 29 in Review

April 8, 2013

I recently ordered our curriculum for next year.  We are getting My Father’s World again which confirms how much we have liked it this year so far.  Here’s what we’ve been up to this week. We finally got to crack open the magnet kit that comes in the “My Father’s World” deluxe package.  My kids […]

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Homeschooling – Week 7 – 10 in review…AHHH

November 8, 2012

OK, I have fallen so far behind in my weekly reviews that I don’t know where to begin.  It seems that life continues to move even when I don’t blog!  Who knew?? So, I am not going to try to go week by week.  I’m just going to give you some of our highlights from […]

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Homeschooling – Week 6 Review

October 6, 2012

We are reading The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh, right now.  It is a Newberry Award winner.  The kids are enjoying it and it’s giving them another way to assimilate the information they are learning about the pioneers in the New World. The other book that we are currently reading that comes with […]

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Homeschooling – Week 5 Review – Fun Fall Activity

October 5, 2012

Life has been busy around here so I’m just getting to our week 5 review even though we are almost done with week 7.  Having family visit, celebrating birthdays and connecting with friends are all great reasons not to be blogging:). We strayed a bit from the My Father’s World curriculum this week to fit […]

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Homeschooling – Week 4 Review

September 13, 2012

Week 4!!!  WOW!  We’ve been at this for almost a month.  This year is going to fly by! We are really enjoying Adventures in My Father’s World.  Ella is already excited about making a Pocahontas costume in the future!  I love how many living books we are being exposed to. Here are books we are […]

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Homeschooling – Week 3 Review

September 6, 2012

Wow!  Week 3 of school has come and gone already!! We are really enjoying My Father’s World! Here’s what we’ve been up to. Science experiment: Step 1 – Fill a cup with water:  Check. Put a piece of cardboard on top:  Check. Turn upside down:  Check. Proceed to have water all over yourself, the floor […]

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Homeschooling – Week 2 Review

August 30, 2012

I am happy to report that we are getting into the swing of our regular routine.  Thus far, we have really been enjoying My Father’s World. With Kirk being self employed there are many mornings that we get to eat with him, and here is one of several group hugs that happened this week before […]

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Homeschooling – Week 1 Review

August 23, 2012

I get excited about curriculum.  Cracking open new books and opening fresh packages that greet you with an exciting and promising year ahead.  I’ve been reading homeschooling/organization books this summer to encourage me with a refreshed perspective.  Overall, we’ve had a good first week.  We are trying to ease into our new schedule, but having […]

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