Guest Teacher – Mrs. Murray!

Guest Teacher – Mrs. Murray!

We love art. That’s why we were so, so excited to have our friend (and former art teacher), Mrs. Murray, join us today. She is amazing. I knew we’d incorporate a lot of art into learning on our own, but I wanted to make sure…

Grand Canyon Bound!

Grand Canyon Bound!

WE’RE GOING TO THE GRAND CANYON! We are so happy to have a trip coming up. We’ve been bummed about canceling Bolivia and really wanting to jumpstart our adventure. Naturally this news has me started on a unit study on Arizona and the Grand Canyon.…

“It’s not about the fashion, Mom.”

“It’s not about the fashion, Mom.” – A’s thoughts on me trying to get our new wall map straight. Day three. We are slowly finding a routine. Each day I move things around a bit to make the best use of the day. I am…

The Funnest Geography

“This is the funnest type of geography I’ve ever done in the world, momma.” Day two is in the books, folks. We had fun and I’m pretty sure they learned a few things. Our day looked like this: 9:00 start Calendar work – today’s date,…

Homeschool, Day One

Guys. Today was our first day of homeschool. The kids were out of their mind excited last night. Neither could sleep, even with melatonin. I’m not sure how many times they woke up during the night. 100? 1000? Both are fair guesses. Exhausting as it…