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Adventures in Home Schooling!

Homeschool- Moving on Up!

This was Emma’s last week in elementary school! She finished fifth grade and is officially moving up into junior high next year. I’ve been homeschooling her for the last two years, and it has certainly been an adventure for both of us. When I share […]

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The Fabulous Flubber!

It’s that time again! Time for yet ANOTHER science experiment. Emma is required to do science experiments along with a presentation board several times a year. We’ve done some fun ones, like blowing up soap in the microwave and staying up all night watching the […]

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Heart Strings

Today is the first day of Emma’s violin lessons! Ever since she saw Lettice Rowbothham audition for Britain’s Got Talent, she’s been obsessed with learning how to play the violin. I think it’s amazing when an artist can cross a generational line and bring new interest […]

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Back to School!

This morning I headed out for a run at about 07:40. As I went running down the streets of my neighborhood I quickly remembered it was the first day of school for our local schools. All the parents were fighting over parking places. All the […]

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How to Make a Compass

One of the coolest things we did this month in homeschool was make a compass! Seriously, I think I was more excited than Emma but she still thought it was pretty neat. What you’ll need: 1 small bowl of water 1 needle 1 small piece or styrofoam 1 […]

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