Category Archives: Home schooling

Free math worksheet generator

For those of you who use math worksheets for your children, I have recently discovered this free worksheet generator. I went looking because it’s difficult to find drill sheets for the +11 and +12 addition facts and this way I … Continue reading

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Another benefit of blogging

I’m working on getting our logs finished of our hours of schooling this year. I’m pretty sure the four oldest have enough hours for the year, and Katie is pretty close, but I still have to go back and back … Continue reading

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A Fun Afternoon

This afternoon, we met up with Dad and Mom Smith and several families from our home school support group at nearby Shaw Nature Reserve. We’d been there once before, and thoroughly enjoyed our first taste of it this year, taking … Continue reading

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Need some plant identification practice?

Here’s some digital “specimens” from our trip to Shaw Nature Reserve today. Click on the slideshow to get to the Picasa album.

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Getting “Stuff Done”

Kolbi asked yesterday how I get all these projects done. My “I have no idea” answer got a little long for the comments section, so I thought I’d turn it into its own post. Really, I have a lot of … Continue reading

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Relief!

I have this tremendous sense of freedom and relief today. You see, yesterday afternoon, I finally caught up on my home schooling paperwork – woohoo! Logging hours is my bane, and I keep saying that someday I’ll stay on top … Continue reading

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Home School Field Day

This was our first year to participate in our area home school field day. I think all of us were glad we went – it was a great experience.Here are some random shots… Josiah tree climbin’ Katie’s the furthest little … Continue reading

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Hallelujah, we have our hours!

Some of you have heard me state before that the one blight I see on Missouri homeschooling law (which is really one of the best in the country) is the logging requirement. It’s been my biggest struggle in homeschooling, though … Continue reading

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