The One Where a Kid Composed His Own Recorder Music and Made Craters in My Schoolroom

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We finished our first week of the new school year!  It has gone remarkably smooth.  We haven’t had a start this good since Kindergarten.  I hope that I have hit on a curriculum that suits us.  We are basing our studies off of the Mother of Divine Grace syllabus with a few embellishments and alterations.  So far it seems to be just the right amount of scheduled lessons and free time. … Keep reading…

7 Quick Takes – Reading, Eating, and a Free Notebooking Page

7 Quick Takes

If you’ve hopped over here from Conversion Diary, welcome to Our Catholic Homeschool!  For my regular viewers, I toyed with 7 Quick Takes many years ago.  It is a fun link up hosted by an awesome Catholic site.  Let’s get this party started, shall we? I promise if you read to the end it will be worth your while. … Keep reading…

The One With Ryan’s First VBS

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Another week filled with activity for at least one of the boys, but at least I didn’t have to do too much. We only have two weeks until school starts again.  Next week no one has an activity to go to. I may try to sneak in a practice school week to iron out the wrinkles in the routine before the real test begins.  I also plan on starting some new traditions celebrating the feast days and monthly intentions.  More on that to come in the next week.  On to this week. … Keep reading…