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Tide Pool Ecosystem —Day 3 Oak Island

We read this book a few weeks ago so while on vacation I was ecstatic we found ourselves in the middle of a huge tide pool. We were boating through the Intracoastal Waterway with our friends and decided to get … Continue reading

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The Journey of the Loggerhead Turtle— Day 2 of Our Homeschool Fieldtrip Vacation

I vividly remember the birth of each of my three children. The miracle of life as each of them took their first breath is reminder of how precious life is on this earth. However, it seems that over get caught … Continue reading

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Family Vacation Can Equal Homeschool on the Go

One of the perks of homeschooling is that you can take vacation at your leisure. No waiting for a school break or summer vacation. I have found that just because we are on vacation does not mean we can not … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Teach On–When You Deviate From Your “Plan”

I will be honest–some homeschooling days are rough. A late start, a messy house, a to-do list a mile long, three kids going in three directions, and a dreamy vacation just days away were a few boulders in my mountain … Continue reading

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All in a Week’s Work

In order to better describe our world of homeschooling, I thought some pictures may capture the scene of our day to day life. Our gardening co-op, where we examined what lives in the soil to appreciate the soil ecosystem. Here … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking and Documentaries

Today is a true example of why I homeschool — I truly get to listen and experience the development of my children. It is also a good example of how flexibility and creativity are needed when three children are in … Continue reading

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The Web of Teachable Moments

Confession–my first week of back to school has resembled scenes from Animal House rather than Little House on the Prairie. Yes, I have felt like I’ve been in a never ending frat party. I have two rambunctious boys plus a … Continue reading

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