Aussie NBTS – Meet Our Students

Our Worldwide Classroom Joining in with Kylie over at the Aussie Not Back to School Blog Hop.  Thank you Kylie for the invitation, extending the invite to all Aussie home educator bloggers to  join us in the fun.  This week we are introducing our students.

Without further ado I invite you to ‘meet’ our Seven(Plus) Little Australians, from the baby through to our recent and first ‘graduate’.  Our students have always been Home Educated.

Bass aged 10months

  • Always smiling
  • Completely easy going
  • Totally confident that he is the centre of the Universe
  • Takes all the love showered upon him as his due
  • Wants to be in on any action, commando crawls everywhere

Jem aged 3yrs 5months

  • Complete daredevil
  • Always climbing with the hardest head we’ve seen, which is just as well.
  • Extremely independent, yet gives beautiful hugs
  • Constantly talking
  • Keen to do anything his siblings do

Jack Jack aged 5yrs 7months

  • Exceptionally sweet with a loyal soul.
  • Thrives with individual attention
  • Incredible maths aptitude
  • Beginner reading with ease
  • Determined swimmer

Jelly Bean aged 7yrs 7months

  • Strong Athletic
  • A people person
  • Enjoys handwriting
  • Maths mostly comes easy
  • Emerging reader who also looks forward to read alouds

Princess aged 10yrs 4months

  • Recently discovered the joys of reading
  • Learns best with a literature based approach
  • Our ‘can fix-it’ girl.  An item needs repairing? Princess sets to with the tool kit
  • Enjoys organising and labelling
  • Loves all things girl, is wonderful company

Michelangelo aged 12yrs 7months

  • Talented artist and has a great sense of rhythm
  • Soaks up any and all knowledge, incredible memory
  • Keen scientist
  • Loves running
  • Complete extrovert and is very confident

Einstein aged 14yrs 10months

  • Quick mind and deep thinker
  • Eclectic reader who learns effortlessly in most areas
  • Keen observer of nature
  • Sensitive of others
  • Mature and responsible

Carpenter aged 16yrs 9months

  • Our networker, mature and responsible
  • Loves fantasy and is writing his own novel
  • A creative and conceptual thinker
  • Confident builder of; computers and homes
  • Talented Athletic

Anna Maria aged 18yrs 5nths

  • Our first ‘Graduate’
  • Speed reader with a eclectic taste who consumes a prodigious amount
  • Independent learner
  • Introvert who pushes her boundaries
  • Confident and calm,  simply awesome

12 thoughts on “Aussie NBTS – Meet Our Students

  • February 9, 2012 at 11:53 am

    Well there you go, you did it and very competently with bullet points. Lovely summaries for lovely kids. 🙂

  • February 9, 2012 at 12:00 pm

    What a beautiful family you have! It was nice to get this little introduction to who's who, as well, since the different kids names always pop up in your stories.

  • February 9, 2012 at 12:30 pm

    Fantastic! Will have to get around to introducing my lot!
    Cheers Sue

  • February 9, 2012 at 12:33 pm

    Hi Erin, I loved reading the students bio's. Even though I don't comment often I drop in regularly. What a great clan of wonderful people and I feel very encouraged by your journey thanks for sharing. Blessings, Renelle

  • February 9, 2012 at 2:33 pm

    Dear Erin,
    Loved how you did this, not sure I can be as articulate about our kids though 🙂

  • February 9, 2012 at 9:03 pm

    This is a great intro to your children. Lovely to 'meet' them.

    Thanks for joining in with the hop 🙂

  • February 10, 2012 at 12:11 am

    It is lovely to meet you through this blog hop! Your family are lovely! I always enjoy meeting other Aussie bloggers!
    Have a wonderful day

  • February 10, 2012 at 12:34 am

    Hi Erin

    Love the pics of your clan ! Great bio Hope to meet you all inperson one day.


  • February 10, 2012 at 2:45 am

    What a beautiful bunch of kids! Lovely to meet them all 🙂

  • February 10, 2012 at 10:08 pm

    Wow – I love that I had to keep scrolling and scrolling and there was still all this LOVE. How wonderful they have all been homeschooled from the start.

  • February 13, 2012 at 10:36 pm

    This was a lot of fun, Erin! Thanks for sharing!!

  • February 15, 2012 at 11:03 am

    Dear Friends

    It was a pleasure to introduce them, so pleased you enjoyed the visit:)


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