Feast for the Famous | Celebration of Books | Term 2

A couple of weeks ago we enjoyed our second Feast for the Famous dinner celebrating the good books we had read during term two of our grade 3 and grade 4 year. We utilize Ambleside Online as well as Beautiful Feet Books A History of Science.  The boys picked out ten characters from our various

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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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Book Ideas for Christmas Gifts for the Kids on Your List

Book Ideas for Christmas Gifts Books are a favorite and beloved gift in our home. In fact, one of their favorite Christmas morning gifts is a basket full of books we give them each year. We set the basket under the tree (unwrapped) and add books (that I have collected through the year) to it

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Stone Soup | Backyard Bookclub | A Celebration

Last week we were privileged to enjoy one of the more special events we have ever partaken in … a celebration of the book Stone Soup with a group of fellow homeschoolers. It was the vision of a friend, who along with other friends pulled it off so beautifully. For my part, I showed up

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Paul Bunyan: American Legend | American Landmarks

We just finished term one using Ambleside Online (year 3 and year 4), and one of my favorite books was on Paul Bunyan. I read the boys Paul Bunyan Swings His Axe, written by Dell J McCormick. It was SUCH a fun book to read through and gave us all some good laughs. Legends, or Tall

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