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easy writing lesson
Education

Another No Prep Writing Exercise

Here is another no prep, easy writing exercise to keep up your children’s skills during this time we are ‘sheltering in place.’ For some basic tips to help transition to schooling at home you can check out this article.  Collect 10 Mystery Items Take a bag and walk around your house picking up 10 random

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Schooling in Place Help
Education

Schooling At Home Facebook Lives

Hi all, I’m going to be adding the video’s of my FB lives here. I’ll apologize here for the quality of the videos. FB live doesn’t record in the highest definition. In these video’s I’ll be sharing tips for parents to survive and thrive with their school age children who are home for the duration

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fun, easy writing lesson
Education

Fun Writing Exercises

Fun writing exercises, that resemble games, are a great way to pass the time while we are ‘sheltering in place’ during this pandemic. While children in school might be working through a structured writing program, for now let’s set the writing standards aside and focus on having some fun while keeping kids busy (and writing.)

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My greatest homeschooling fear
Education

My Greatest Fear

My greatest fear when we began this homeschooling journey was not that the boys wouldn’t get into college, or even that I would miss some crucial bit of information, (that was inevitable); it was that when they finished high school, they would breathe a sigh of relief and say, “I’m done.” Over the years I’ve

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Devotionals

Lent Devotional: Raphael’s Transfiguration

This Lent Devotional focuses on Raphael’s Transfiguration. Just follow the link to find an analysis of the painting and a contemplation on the spiritual implications of the work. Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, commonly known as Raphael, was one of the greatest artists of the High Italian Renaissance. In this work he graphically portrays one of the most

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Assereto's Christ Healing the Blind Man
Devotionals

Lent Devotional: Assereto’s Christ Healing the Blind Man

This Lent Devotional focuses on Assereto’s Christ Healing the Blind Man. Just follow the link to find an analysis of the painting and a contemplation on the spiritual implications of the work. Assereto was an Italian painter who was active in Genoa in the first half of the 17th century. This work features a dramatic

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