Atmosphere at the End of the School Year

I am sitting in the middle of our office with a mess atmosphere that shows pieces of us – boxes for Ebay and Amazon sales. A washi tape collection that might be a little out of control. Picture books scattered around the room where the boys have lounged “just to be near us” (sappy heart eyes).

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A History of Science | BFB | Update

Our minds have been delighting in the beautiful stories we have been enjoying from Beautiful Feet Books’ A History of Science book package. It is a beautifully curated collection of books, with a thoughtfully laid out guide. I first mentioned A History of Science back when we started the school year. At that point we

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Games that Nurture a Habit of Paying Attention to Others’ Needs

Games that encourage children to be noticing other’s and paying attention to their needs :: Tray of Items – Fill a tray with 10-15 miscellaneous items that the children would be familiar with {toys, utensils, food items, etc.} There are then two ways to play this game – for older children I would recommend leaving the tray

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Developing a Habit of Paying Attention to Others’ Needs

Our focus this month will be on noticing the needs of others and how those needs could be met. While there will be some needs that the boys will be able to help meet the idea is more that they exercise the ability to pay attention and see others’ needs. I discovered a new {to me} book

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