Category Archives: Unit Studies

Topics that combine multiple subjects.

Today…

We went on our Nature Walk today.  I didn’t have a ‘challenge’ in mind, per se, but I did see something that I wanted to investigate. So, we went outside and across the street to our neighbor’s back yard.  They … Continue reading

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First Day of School!

We started off with Examining the Scriptures Daily, along with the copywork.  Afterwards, we discussed what we will be doing this week.  This is another idea I borrowed from HarmonyArts.  This is neat, because it gives the kids a chance … Continue reading

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Goin' on a Treasure Hunt…

Tee Hee (Dora the Explorer is stuck in my head, sorry!) 😉 Anyway, that was my way to say we’re studying the United States!  These last few weeks of school will be an abbreviated version.  Just enough to whet the … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for Next Year…

Well, it’s spring, and aside from thinking about gardens, birds, bugs, and warm weather, my thoughts start turning to preparing for the next school year. So far, I have my DS’ Classic Literature: Death on the Nile – Agatha Christie … Continue reading

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The things we do for love

Ok, so, this has been a school-ish week.  The kids have been doing a lot of reading, and we’ve gone outdoors, and checked on our feeders and our veggies. But, there hasn’t been any book or paper work.  They don’t … Continue reading

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Getting ready…

This year, the King of the Posse and I decided to build a drip irrigation system for the vegetable garden! Yay!!!  I found the instructions here, and I just couldn’t contain my excitement. The Posse and I went off to … Continue reading

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