Category Archives: Reggio Emilia

The Basics

I’ve been stewing for the last however many months now about Kindergarten and the “official” beginning to our home school- at least as far as the state is concerned.   I’ve worked to foster a lifestyle of education and a … Continue reading

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The House that Ender Built

  Can you spot him?              

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Knights

  We read Knight at Dawn in April as one of our chapter books at night, which led to a LOT of knight questions!   On our next trip to the library Ender found the knight and castle section and he picked … Continue reading

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Keeping It Simple

Spring cleaning is continuing in the mornings here, but I’m back to work in the afternoons. Only a few weeks left until blessed summer break!   A few thoughts on simplicity in our homeschool from the weekend (after another interesting discussion with … Continue reading

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Learning at Our House

Ready for something educational around here? I know. Me too. Thanks for tolerating all the knitting and list making around here lately. I promise it’s a vital part of my educational philosophy and process.   I’ve posted here in the last few … Continue reading

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Ender’s Guitar

  Last week Ender made a rockin’ guitar.     Ender has been playing on my guitar a little bit in the last few weeks and when he saw the project for this guitar in 50 Science Things to Make … Continue reading

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Our November

  Some of our fall/November/Thanksgiving plans:   Thanks and Giving Trees   What’s Alive?   Learning to Button with Turkeys   Candy Making   Superhero capes (shhhh! don’t tell- these are for Christmas!)   Leaf projects: collections, rubbings, drawings, paintings … Continue reading

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