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Expedition Earth Egypt World Geography Unit Study


Sabahou el kheir! Welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Egypt!   Here are some of the things we covered this week: Where Egypt is on the world map and located Cairo and the Nile River How to say “Hello” in Arabic Learned about the Egyptian flag and its meaning How to pray for the Egyptian people Read Usborne Encyclopedia…

Note Taking Pages Bundle


Hi friends! I have a super fun Note Taking bundle for you today. Hopefully you saw my How to Study series of videos, if not go back and check those out. To go along with that I thought it would be fun to crate a Note Taking Pages Bundle for my students and you too!   –>> Get the Note…

Composer Notebooking Pages Bundle


Hi friends! I have a new Composer Notebooking pages bundle for you today.  This bundle is super flexible to use and ready to go! Just print the pages, and you can use them with any composer unit study you would like to do. Of course it also goes with both of my World’s Greatest Composers Vol. 1 and Vol. 2…

What’s in the Workbox: 8th Grade Homeschool


Hi friends! Today I’m sharing What’s in the Workbox  for my 8th grader’s homeschool workload. I have her full curriculum listed below as well if you’re interested in any of the things that I mention in the video. I also have reviews for most of the curriculum we’re using this year on my YouTube channel so make sure to check…

What’s in the Workbox: 7th Grade 2017


Hi friends! I’m back with another What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post. Except that it’s Tuesday…so…whatever. I’m sharing it anyway! Today I’m showing you my 7th grader’s workboxes so you can see what he does each day. So let’s check out Turbo’s day, watch my What’s in the Workbox 7th Grade video here! 7th Grade Curriculum: Art: World’s Greatest Artists…

What’s in the Workbox: 5th Grade 2017


Good morning! Today I’m sharing what we do on a daily basis for 5th grade in my What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post. These are Tinkerbell’s workboxes and she does complete all of these activities each day, with the exception of art which we currently only done once a week.   Let’s get started: Watch my What’s in the Workbox…

What’s in the Box Wednesday–2nd Grade


Good morning friends! Want to see what we do on a daily basis for 2nd grade? I’ve had a lot of requests for another What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post, and so today we’re taking a look into Miss Ladybug’s boxes. She does complete all of these activities each day, with the exception of art. That is currently only done…

2016-2017 Mid-year Curriculum Review


Hi friends! Every year I do a mid-year curriculum review just to assess our curriculum choices, make sure we’re on track, and that the curriculum is performing well for us. Mid-year is a great time to make any curriculum changes, start something new, and just freshen up your curriculum!     So far this year we’ve been really happy with…

Expedition Earth: Peru Unit Study


Buen Dia’ and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Peru! Did you know that Peru’s Macchu Pichu was named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007, along with The Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal? That was just one of the cool things we learned about this week. Read on to see what…

IEW Writing Review


Hi everyone! I’ve had a ton of requests to do a review for our homeschool writing curriculum. We’ve been using the Institute for Excellence in Writing program for a few years now and really love it. We started out with the Group A Student Writing Intensive, and this past year we moved on to the Group A Continuation Student Writing…