Tag Archives for homeschooling

What’s new here? What’s new here? What’s new here?

Memorial day was an exciting one in our family.  Spencer went skating with some buddies and had an accident – got himself a nice concussion and a case of short term memory loss.  I can joke about it (a little) … Continue reading

02. June 2010 by Johanna
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Is my body telling me something??

I’ve been reading Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom and I have to ask myself, “What is this on-going illness trying to tell me about my life??” (that’s an inside joke to anyone who has read this massive tome on how our … Continue reading

12. May 2010 by Johanna
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Happy Birthday to Me …

So, I’m officially 24 years old (that’s not a typo, is it??).  It’s feeling good to be back in my 20’s.  I’d forgotten how carefree and happy I was.  Why did I ever leave my 20’s?  I had it all … Continue reading

19. April 2010 by Johanna
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Homeschooling – Andrew Wood style

So – I thought I’d update the homeschooling situation.  Here’s the schedule I came up with: 8:30-9:30  Morning housework 9:30-10:00  Scripture study/memorization 10:00-10:30  Math 10:30-10:45  Break/snack 10:45-11:00  Handwriting 11:00-12:00  Reading/Spelling/Grammar/Writing 12:00-1:00  Lunch Break 1:00-1:30  Independent reading 1:30-2:30  Science/Social Studies 2:30-2:45  … Continue reading

13. April 2010 by Johanna
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Homeschooling, Me??

So, after a frustrating few months where Andrew has done less and less well at controlling his impulse to hit others when frustrated, and where school interventions (and home interventions) haven’t seemed to make the least bit of difference … … Continue reading

05. April 2010 by Johanna
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