Meet the Students 2016

Meet the Students 2016

It’s late, but I wanted to get this post up for the Back to School Blog Hop. Karen’s student interviews inspired me again this year. I’ve used some of her prompts, changing some up at bit and adding one of my own just for fun. ūüôā Miss A Age:¬†14 Grade:¬†9th Favorite subject:¬†(besides creative writing) Literature… Continue Reading

Wednesdays with Words: A Library in the House of Mind

Wednesdays with Words: A Library in the House of Mind

You never know when inspiration might strike! I wasn’t expecting to be motivated to be a bit more intentional with Little L’s kindergarten year by a book about music appreciation, but that’s what happened… I had already been thinking about starting reading lessons with him, using The Ordinary Parent’s Guide to Teaching Reading. I’m also… Continue Reading

Fables and Founding Fathers: 2016-2017 4th Grade Plans

Fables and Founding Fathers: 2016-2017 4th Grade Plans

I was going to post preschool/kindergarten plans today, but needed a bit more time, so instead I’ll share what Mr. E will be up to in the coming school year. ūüôā Bible:¬†He will finish The Child’s Story Bible by Catherine Vos, then start reading his¬†¬†ESV Bible¬†through from the beginning. History and Geography:¬†He’ll do the AmblesideOnline… Continue Reading

Fall 2016 Morning Time Plans

Fall 2016 Morning Time Plans

It looks like our 2016-2017 Morning Time will have a strong¬†American flavor, which should be fun! Here’s what I’ve chosen for Term 1. Daily (aiming for¬†4x a week) Hymns: September:¬†Amazing Grace;¬†October:¬†A Mighty Fortress is Our God;¬†November: Come, Ye Thankful People Come; December: Christmas carols! Bible and Catechism: We will continue with Starr Meade’s¬†Comforting Hearts, Teaching… Continue Reading