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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Bring Ancient History to Life with Home School in the Woods, a review

Take a tour through the classical world with HISTORY Through the Ages Project Passport World History Study: Ancient Greece from Home School in the Woods and learn about the lasting influence these remarkable people have had on our own modern culture. review of HISTORY Through the Ages Project Passport World History Study: Ancient Greece @ Homeschooling Hearts & Minds

Taste Greek foods, explore Greek philosophy and art, dress like a Greek, organize your own Olympic Games, “build” ancient architecture, assemble the Platonic solids, and more.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Friday Art Attack

The past couple of weeks we have been saving Fridays for art and loving it. It’s so easy to push the “extras” to the fringes such that they get dropped when the basics end up taking all our time and energy. But we drop art and creative pursuits around here, it’s like the energy has been sucked out of the room.

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We’ve been doing English and math early Friday mornings and setting aside the rest of the day for art.


Sunday, February 12, 2017

Brand Your Blog: Create an Logo Overlay in PicMonkey (a Tutorial)

This is a step-by-step tutorial on how to create a overlay graphic in PicMonkey. With a few easy steps, you will be able to create your own blog logo that can be added to your own images, to a blog button, to a banner for the linky party you are hosting…you can even change up your blog button seasonally if you want with a minimum of fuss. It’s easy peasy…

Create a logo overlay for your blog with PicMonkey


Thursday, February 9, 2017

Teach Elementary K-6 Math for Free!

Are you looking for a free to extremely low cost midyear replacement for your homeschool elementary math program? Maybe you’ve hit a bump and need a different approach? Or maybe you’ve decided to homeschool after a rough fall semester at a brick and mortar school? Or maybe you’re a curriculum junkie like me and just like to collect free stuff? This post is for you! This is a list of 100% free and complete math curricula for grades K-6 (plus a few fun extras).

teach k-6 math for free