Learning

Inspired by Our Koala Sighting

Inspired by our koala sighting this week our ‘A Book & Activity’ was all about koalas.  Our readings included; Koala Lou by Mem Fox, Kolo the bush Koala(OOP) and Two-Thumbs the Koala by Leslie Rees.(OOP) The first day we made toilet paper roll Koalas. Next we enjoyed making origami koalas. On the third day we made movable […] Read more…

The Pen is Mighty

This month’s Homeschool High School Carnival is hosted by Take Up and Read and we are chatting about: Writing and Composition in High School What place do you see writing have in your high schoolers education? Do you use a writing program? What approach do you use? Which ‘tools’ did you use in the younger years that helped prepare your […] Read more…

The Wide View: Homeschool High School Carnival

Welcome to the first edition of the Homeschool High School Carnival!  We have a broad and fascinating line up of contributions, grab a cuppa and spend time perusing the shared stories from these homeschooling families, may you feel inspired, encouraged and supported. The Wide View: How does your family’s ‘big picture’/goals/educational philosophy affect/guide your planning and translate into […] Read more…

The Mission, The Strategy, The Focus

Participating in the Homeschool High School Carnival, in fact this is our launch edition!  Sharing my thoughts today about: The Wide View….How does your family’s ‘big picture’/goals/educational philosophy affect/guide your planning and translate into what your highschoolers do on a daily/weekly basis? Do you generalise or specialise?  Like many home educating families we began this […] Read more…

Homeschool High School Carnival!

It is with great excitement that I share with you the launching of Homeschool High School Carnival!! Homeschooling our children through the high school years can be one of the most rewarding times in our homeschool journey, the fascinating conversations, the delving deeper into learning, nurturing the emergence of our children into young adults is […] Read more…

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