Sumerians – Writing In Cuneiform

Learning About the Sumerians Writing Names In Cuneiform This week we have been learning all about the Sumerians. We have learned that they are often referred to as, “the cradle of civilization.” That a civilization is a large group of people living closely together, and relying on one another. That a civilization must have 3 […]

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Photography Lessons Part 3

Photography Lesson For Kids – Part 3 Click Here to start at the beginning with Introduction To Black and White Photography with Ansel Adams. Click Here to see Part Two – Learning Photography with Assignment I confess I meant to post this two weeks ago. Things just got really crazy but I was so excited […]

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Our Choice for 5th Grade Home School Curriculum

It’s here already! It’s hard to believe that summer has passed and we are starting the 5th grade but the truth is, we are both kind of excited. Summer was great and we crossed almost everything off of our Summer Bucket List but as the weather cool’s down and we find ourselves inside more often […]

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Nat Geo -Around The World in 80 Days – 5th Grade Lesson

I wanted to share a piece of the curriculum we will be using as part of T’s 5th grade year. It is GIS Goes Around the World In 80 Days. To download the Teachers Guide click here. This includes the Teacher Instructions, Student Instructions, Student Answer Sheets and Answer Key. This wonderful lesson plan relates […]

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Teaching Kindness

Inspiration for Teaching Kid’s Kindness While it’s easy to remember we have to teach Math, Science, English and the rest, it’s even more important that we keep Kindness on the list. Kindness matters. Kindness changes the world, transforms hearts, and inspires us all and it is accomplished in so many ways. Our family tries to put […]

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