Monthly Archives: March 2008

Easter pictures

It has been an eventful several days for our family.  Today we started back to school after 5 days off.  My husband had surgery on his ankle on Thursday so I had my hands full over the weekend.  He was able to get out and go to church and to his parents’ house on Easter.  […]

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Losing Things

I’m sure you’ve heard the expression "He’d lose his head if it wasn’t attached."  Well, that is so not me.  I take pride in my organizational abilities.  I like to arrange things.  I have places to store most everything.  But lately….. I don’t know what the problem is.  Actually, I think I do know what […]

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Weekly Report

Maybe I should call this the semi-weekly report.  I missed last week reporting and we finished up some major things we were working on.  See my posts on our World War I lapbook and our Heat and Energy lapbook. This week we spent a lot of time outside.  The weather was warm and my littlest […]

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Heat and Energy Lapbook

We completed our Heat and Energy lapbook last week. This was the first lapbook that really made sense to me. I have liked the idea of lapbooking since I heard of it about a year ago, but most of the ones we have done seemed somewhat awkward to me.  I guess I’m not really a […]

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World War I Lapbook

We completed the World War I lapbook from Hands of a Child on Friday.  I appreciated having their resource guide.  I basically used their guide to teach the material.  We listened to Story of the World, watched Sergeant York, and read a few supplementary books as well.  This was the first HOAC lapbook that we […]

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Penguin Lapbook

I started the penguin lapbook from Lapbook Lessons a couple of months ago with my K son. We did most of the books that we were going to use and then I put them in my big folder and forget to make them into a lapbook.  I’m sure that never happens to anyone else   Last week, […]

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Christian Filmmakers

Some friends of ours entered a short film in the Christian Film Festival.  My oldest son had a small part in it.      He had such a good time watching how they set up the shots and filmed everything.  I think he’ll remember the experience for a long time! By Kristen H.

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