Yesterday I tried to inspire learning by setting up a few different activities. I put out clipboards with paper and pencils and mentioned how much fun we had the last time we went around the block on a scavenger hunt. We didn’t end up taking a walk, like I had envisioned, but we did sit […]
A Trip to the Farm
Last Friday was one of those days where everything just comes together. It gave me confidence that we could do this whole homeschooling thing and that it could actually work and be fun. I love days like that. It started with a trip to the farm.
One of my priorities, at least on paper, is giving the kids plenty of time to be outside and in nature. I wholeheartedly agree with all the benefits of being outside. No need to persuade me, I get it. I just wish all the mud, dirt and sand didn’t end up back in the house, […]
Rainy Day Science
Yesterday I welcomed the rain and clouds that came in while we slept. Perhaps it’s because we get to live in the wonderful state of California, so there is some novelty in a day without sun. None the less, I was envisioning a day where I wouldn’t have to get all three kids ready to […]