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Enjoying the Ryhthm

So, yesterday, my youngest had her first dry land training for alpine ski team – she was so nervous, but ended up having a total blast – phew!  She loved the other kids, adored her coaches, and got to play … Continue reading

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Halloween and Learning Pronouns

I must admit that I am not a huge fan of Halloween.  But my kids are super excited! So we hosted a pumpkin carving evening tonight with a few friends.  Two out of three of my kiddos are now able … Continue reading

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Spelling, Soccer, & Snakes, Oh My! (among other topics)

More productive days in our learn at home journey… As usual, yesterday the day started off with reading Story of the World (early modern times) all together, then on to Keyboarding Without Tears, Handwriting Without Tears, as well as (mostly) independent learning … Continue reading

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2015/2016 Curriculum – 6th Grade

  In this first year of homeschooling, I knew we would need to refine our curriculum after getting started.  But, I can’t tell you how happy (overall) I am with the options that we have chosen thus far. 6th Grade: … Continue reading

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Learning To Jam

My family was VERY sad to see us move to Vermont at the end of last summer, since we lived about 15 minutes away from one another in Maine.  But, a hidden blessing to living farther away is that when … Continue reading

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In The Afternoon

At this time, my kids are in the local public school in our new town, so we need to maximize our after school time.  We are putting together our plans to homeschool starting at the end of this school year … Continue reading

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Lesson On Sticking With Your Commitments

I admit that (once again) I have allowed my son to over commit his after school time.  I love his enthusiasm for all things – especially sports related activities.  So, when he decided not to join the swim team in … Continue reading

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