Tuesday Morning * School time

Tuesday Morning * School time

Tuesday morning & it's time for school. As most followers know my son attends an online public school chartered by our state. We are finishing our 6th year & he will be graduating this year and on to college. This Saturday he was a member of the Schools high school rally team  at our local [...]

Lisa @ Home on Tuesday

Lisa @ Home on Tuesday

Another Cold & Sunny Tuesday in South Louisiana but the birds are out so maybe warmer weather is coming. Today's Plan for Home : School is in session at Home - My son is reading The Hounds of Baskervilles for British Lit. Interested in reading this classic Free book . From the - Project Gutenberg's [...]

Young Scientist Book Series *

Do you have a young scientist in your family ? Here's a couple of book series recommendation for your library-  Lisa  book link We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times Bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. Even when he was a kid, Albert Einstein did things [...]

Celebrating Thanksgiving

Wow ! It's already Monday & Thanksgiving here in the USA  is Thursday with shopping deals around the corner. My today's post is all about the holiday - As a homeschool do you celebrate it ? Take a break ? What do you teach? As a parent in a public on line school -we actually [...]

Day #1 of Halloween Countdown

 Today starts our countdown to Halloween! Monday Day #1  : As a school at home  family you have the options to celebrate holidays the way you want or not at all. Do you celebrate Halloween? All Saints Day ?  Day of the Dead? or Harvest Time?  It's your choice - here a little history & [...]

Celebrating * Dictionary Day

Today is National Dictionary Day -  This Monday we Celebrate ! Dictionary Day is in honor of Noah Webster, considered the Father of the American Dictionary. Noah Webster was born on October 16, 1758. The objective of this day is to emphasize the importance of dictionary skills, and seeks to improve vocabulary. My Bell Ringer [...]

Today’s Lesson * Columbus Day

Happy Monday - Today's  Bell Ringer is History Fact or Fiction ?   The story is taught all across America. Christopher Columbus, spanish explorer, sets sail in 1492 with three ships and discovered the New World. It's a story told so frequently, its become more fable than fact. In school we are all taught the [...]

Chinese Mid- Autumn Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival, celebrated in most East Asian countries, such as China and Vietnam. The festival takes places on month 8 day 15 of the Chinese calendar. In 2017 it's on October 4th. It is the second most important festival in China after Chinese New Year. To the Chinese, the festival means [...]

Sept 15 * National Online Learning Day

let's  Celebrate - National Online Learning Day       What Is National Online Learning Day?   National Online Learning Day, September 15, recognizes the advantages and potential of blended and online learning programs and the accomplishments of districts, schools, administrators, teachers, staff, and students who use them. The day seeks to cultivate awareness of, [...]