The winner of the digital download of Grammar Galaxy is… Valerie Sayer Congratulations, Valerie!! Be on the lookout for an email from Hide The Chocolate. Thank you to everyone who participated. I have been so excited to share this phenomenal new resource with you all.
In a previous post, I lamented my “UnSciencyness” (I’m really making up words now). In that post, I described some ways I was alleviating my stress of planning science lessons and executing amazing experiments. Our favorite, by far, has been Tinker Crate, and it’s younger companion, Kiwi Crate. The girls genuinely love these crates and look forward to them month after… View Post
April’s Book Basket includes an Arrow Title, titles from our Shakespeare online class, more American History, Poetry and more. History Book Basket We are continuing our study of Early American History. We use Stories of America from SimplyCharlotteMason.com as our spine. This month we added a Narrative Poem, John Paul Jones-Victory at Sea. We love the Who Were They? books,… View Post
A few decades ago I majored in Engineering. I took Physics and Honors Chemistry and discovered that… I’m lucky to have met a Chemistry major who thought I was cute. With his help, I scraped by and changed my major. It was then I knew that I was, for lack of a better term, “unsciencey.” This post may contain affiliate… View Post
This week I’m a guest blogger at Minivan Ministries. Tara had a fantastic idea to have a Picnic Parade featuring guest bloggers who planned picnics and books. Since I love both of these things, I wanted in on the action. It was time for a Quiver Book Club (for other book clubs, click Book Clubs under Books in the menu… View Post
This week I opened my mailbox and found an exciting package from the amazing Dr. Melanie Wilson. If you aren’t familiar with her, she is a Christian psychologist turned homeschooling mother of six. She is a blogger, periscoper, founder of Homeschool Scopes and, currently, author of a new grammar series, Grammar Galaxy. Our Grammar Galaxy Nebula Mission Manual and Workbook arrived… View Post
To celebrate Teacher Appreciation month, enter to win your dream classroom in the Educents Teacher Appreciation Giveaway. To celebrate Teacher Appreciation month, Educents, FreshGrade, S&S Worldwide, and the Sellers of Educents have partnered to give educators funding for their dream classrooms. The 7 educators with the most votes will win a combined $10,000! Any educator is eligible to win… View Post
A few days ago a dear friend mentioned that she was upset because one of her children had said some pretty negative things about her that really hit home. She knew she was struggling in those areas and it hurt that her child was using them against her. As parents, we spend most of our time trying to raise our… View Post