Tag Archives: 3rd grade

Carschooling, Math, Hens, & Swim Races

Busy week as usual here at Short Street Academy (the informal name my mom has labeled our little homeschool)… Carschooling has been necessary on trips back and forth to classes and sports practices… Molly has started weight conversions – kilograms … Continue reading

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Syrup, Singapore Math, & Face Painting

Yesterday, I finished off most of the syrup and bottled it.  I still have a another round to complete, but this is the bulk of it.  We, of course, had to celebrate this morning with french toast smothered in our … Continue reading

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Artistic Photos From My 9 Year Old

My 9 year old asked if she could take some photos the other day with her Kindle outside.  I was blown away when she came running over to show me what she had come up with and asked her to … Continue reading

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Liberty Kids

If you have not checked out Liberty Kids, and have kids who are 5th grade and under, you simply must.  I had not been familiar with it until a few years ago when I saw it mentioned on another homeschooler’s … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Gifts

The highlight of my (now nine year old!) daughter’s birthday was this beautiful photo book that my mother created for her.  It is easy to lose track of time browsing through the pictures.  They start at her birth in Bar … Continue reading

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Preparations

I am very grateful to my now nine year old for all her preparations for her birthday party prior to now.  She generally does not do things last minute (unlike her mother!).  All of our work ahead of time has … Continue reading

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Cake

Big brother’s cake was a success… And since he had to head off to lacrosse practice, little sister presented the yin yang cake… I think she liked it 🙂  

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Celebrating my middle child’s birthday today 🙂 Beef tenderloin tonight for dinner and her big brother is making her a special yin yang cake. How quickly time goes… Thank you to Just a Girl and Her Blog for the wonderful … Continue reading

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Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

My eight year old is preparing for her birthday party scheduled in a couple of weeks.  She is a planner.  She likes to be ready.  Tonight was the night to make the gifts to hand out to her friends.  Pretzels … Continue reading

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Knitting & Cooking Eggs

My eight year old is REALLY into knitting right now.  Last night, she knit through her sister’s skating lesson… She knit all the way home in the car… She knit through our evening reading – Caddie Woodlawn, at the moment … Continue reading

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