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Week 5: The Ocean

After the world travels of the last two weeks, and the fun of learning of other cultures, it was nice to explore the magic of the ocean. Again, summer has been increasingly busy, so there were so many extension activities I didn’t get to do for this, but I guess I’ll just plan better next

Week 6…Dinosaurs, Rocks and the End of Summer{School}

While most of my summers never quite go as planned, this one has been exceptionally wonderful for a variety of reasons, the biggest one being the great time my son and I had doing “school.” While I could never (ever, ever, EVER) teach a bunch of littles for a living (dear LORD give me teenagers

Week 2: Space & Reading

If you’ve been following along with my “Homemade Summer School” posts, then welcome back and thanks for checking in! Last week was the first week where we talked about landforms and volcanoes. To read how that went, or get ideas of what I did/used you can read that blog post here. It was a blast

I LAVA you and other silly jokes…Homemade Summer School Week 1

Ok, so if you missed my intro post, I plan on this being the Hardest Working, Best Summer I’ve Ever Had.  Why? Because I am on summer break, and I’m going to host my own ‘summer school’ for my four-year-old. I decided since I am a teacher, and he is a learner, and we have

Homemade Summer School–an Introduction

Need some ideas for summer projects for the little ones? Feel free to borrow or be inspired from the ideas I’ve found from others, and ones of my own to help you find fun things to do with your kiddos this summer! Follow my Summer Ideas on Pintrest by clicking here. I love teaching, but