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Living, Learning, Playing, Doing

Originally published on Hybrid.Life here:

Children begin learning through play and experimentation, gaining insights and understanding by interacting within their milieu. If they spend most of their time in restrictive environments where play isn’t encouraged, or if television is used as a central distractive tool, they have much less opportunity to develop creative abilities, critical thinking skills, and imaginative modes of interaction, such as role-playing and make believe. noch 794 Wörter


ABC's for the Orthodox Christian Child

Around mid October, we finished up the modern time period and then started our new year with Ambleside Online Year 2.  We have modified the program somewhat to fit our needs and fit the books we have on hand.  noch 372 Wörter


Celebrations! Reflections, K Week 17

We have seen lots of celebrations this week, both in our homeschool and every day life (though, for us, the two are intertwined).  One obvious celebration was Thanksgiving.  noch 704 Wörter


An Attitude of Gratitude

“When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” -Lao Tzu
noch 699 Wörter

Tips for Homeschooling High School Math

Using courses online within the privacy of the very own home has numerous advantages for the self-motivated students that prepare their schedules and make use of their time carefully. noch 821 Wörter



The local climbing gym has been amazing for Kid. He really gets a great workout and will stay climbing as long as he can. He is stretching and gently working his muscles in a focused and fun way, and he doesn’t seem to get sore afterwards like with some of the other sporty activities he has partaken in. noch 71 Wörter


It has been a wild ride so far!!

It has been a very long time since I blogged.  I apologize for the long delay in between posts.  I am going to attempt to catch everyone up here.   noch 1.488 Wörter