College Life Update * Dorms, Laundry & Football

We had a busy weekend – we drove up to spend some time with our son at College and attend a football game. One of our concerns about our son has been his transition from home school (virtual student ) to college student  living in the dorm with a roommate. But it has been a […]

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National Parents as Teachers Day

We all teach our children different things in life.  But I had the honor to Virtual  School (on line public school ) my son for 6 years.  Yes it was a big  family decision  but for our family it worked. He graduated and Now a college freshman doing great. But I still help out other parents […]

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Nov 6 * Election Day

Happy Super Tuesday ! Election Day in  USA and in my small town.  Polls opened at 6 am here to rain. But voting is open at the Library for all. My hubby works for the town so we are keeping an eye out on the election today. Small town America at it’s best !!    […]

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Happy Halloween ! Halloween Safety

Happy Halloween !  As you go out tonight with your kids make sure you follow some simple rules for a safe Halloween – Have fun & Be safe.  Lisa We will be handing out candy at our town Trunk a Treat in the park :  So stop bye and say Hi ! Trunk or treat […]

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No Bullying ! 3 Children Books to Read

Today’s Library and School post is about : No Bullying !  Our school has a No Bullying Policy and making a statement with  wearing Orange and signing the No Bullying Pledge – join the movement.  Lisa  Check these out or Free with Kindle Unlimited to Borrow !      book link Ailey feels lonely in […]

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Science Time * Flip book on Changing Leaves

I made this  flip book to explain about leaves changing colors for my group at the library ! Made with simple scrapbook paper ( 2 sheets of harvest paper cut in half) , free printable from pinterest and a short science lesson about leaves changing .   Makes the perfect group activities making Science Fun while Learning […]

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Photoperiodism* Dictionary Day

Happy Dictionary Day ! Perfect for a  Fall Tuesday !   pho·to·pe·ri·od·ism ˌfōdōˈpirēədizəm/ noun BOTANY•ZOOLOGY the response of an organism to seasonal changes in day length. Chlorophyll Breaks Down. But in the fall, because of changes in the length of daylight and changes in temperature, the leaves stop their food-making process. The chlorophyll breaks down, the green color disappears, and the yellow to orange colorsbecome visible and […]

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