Category Archives: Projects

Felt-a-Ball

Last summer, we took a fabulous road trip through the northeastern part of the country.  We hit Ohio, Pennslyvania, New York, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Massachusetts,  Vermont, Connecticut, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Virginia, Maryland, and West Virginia.  It was an … Continue reading

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Pinterest Fail!

When we did the Charlie Brown Program at church, I thought we could do two ornaments.  One for the older kids and one for the younger ones.  The older kids would paint Charlie Brown and the younger ones would make … Continue reading

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Knitting Class

Well, I just got talked into teaching a knitting class for 4th thru 12 graders at my home school co-op.  So….now I have to figure out what to do.  Based on my research…thank you Dorothy Ann…sorry could help that flash … Continue reading

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Minecraft – Part 2

Will has happily been  programming away with Youth Digital.   Each lesson has a video to watch, a graphic to make, and a mod to input.  He told me the videos are “BORING…but necessary!” Once the program is written and the … Continue reading

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The Great Crayon Experiment

My kids were looking at something and they came across a “life hack” they had to prove would work.  The “life hack” basically said if you ever were in the dark you could use a crayon as in emergency light … Continue reading

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My Library

If you home school your kids, you quickly become overwhelmed with books.  They are everywhere.    Math books….textbooks…my stars… literature books… classics…books trying to entice a reluctant reader to read….books for the reader who you wished read less and studied … Continue reading

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Another treasure

As we were wandering around the thrift stores, I stumbled upon a simple loom.  I bought it thinking this would give the kids a teeny tiny taste of what the kids in the weaving factories did.  I have done paper … Continue reading

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