Homeschool

Cooking class: Pizza

One of the things I love a lot about homeschooling is the opportunities we have to expose the kids to whatever they’re interested in. Our schedules are flexible, and we can follow any whims that tickle our fancy. We have a neighbour who is Italian and teaches Italian cooking classes for kids and also adults.… Read More Cooking class: Pizza

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Farm + Animals

Our April homeschool unit study theme was Farm + Animals, again taking a lot of direction from our monthly Compass Crate¬†subscription¬†box. At the start of the month we headed down to beautiful Mona, Utah to go to the Young Living Farm Easter Eggstravaganza. It was a first for all of us and was a fantastic… Read More Farm + Animals

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Raising Butterflies

This past month we witnessed the miracle of the butterfly life cycle. From teeny tiny caterpillar to big, chubby caterpillar hanging from the top of the cup lid in a ‘J’ shape, to chrysalis buddies all hanging out in their habitat and sometimes shaking violently when we got too rowdy around them… We saw it… Read More Raising Butterflies

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Unit Studies

We’ve been enjoying Unit Studies since Autumn (5) was a tot. When we lived in Ogden, UT she had a fantastic group of little friends who are all around the same age. We started a weekly preschool for them where each mama would each host and teach once a week. They all picked up their… Read More Unit Studies