How To Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week

How To Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week Check Out This Random Acts of Kindness Generator from Shari’s Berries! We are a family that believes in practicing kindness!  This week is something we look forward to. We celebrated World Kindness Day last November 13th and while it was truly amazing (see how we celebrated here) […]

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Five Minute Friday – Focus

Five Minute Friday – Focus A weekly group writing experience. Five  minutes of uninterrupted, unedited, raw and often personal writing with the prompt word focus and… start! I am not naturally an organized person. It takes focus for me to make a success out of my day. I am a person that requires lists and […]

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Teaching Students Not To Quit

Just Don’t Quit Recognizing that you can not fail unless you stop trying. In our classroom, one of the most dreaded phrases I can hear is, “I can’t do this!”  Or, “I give up!” In an effort to remove any mention of quitting or failure I gathered this collection for a lesson designed to inspire […]

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Winter Storm Jonas Hits East Tennessee

Winter Storm Jonas Hits East Tennessee Pictures from Elizabethton/Stoney Creek Tennessee Winter Storm Jonas, the historical storm which has thrown ten states into states of emergency has arrived in Elizabethton, Tennessee. This tumultuous storm has caused travel bans and canceled over 9,000 flights from New England all the way down here to us where we wait […]

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PBS Learning Media World Explorers Classroom Resources And More

Valuable Resources for Homeschoolers Provided by PBS Learning Media and Several Other Teaching Resources I have mentioned before that I am a big fan of PBS Education materials!  I had to share this latest collection of World Explorers with all of you other homeschooling families because it’s valuable and interesting material which covers specified educational […]

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