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  • Homeschool Workshops: Topics

    It is the perennial question: How do you homeschool?   We ask this question to ourselves and to each other at every stage and for every age. So t...
  • Homeschool Workshops: Save the Dates!

    A life rich with family, friends, and hobbies is a lucky one. But making time to enjoy all those things we're grateful for means we have to manage ...
  • Announcing: Homeschool Workshops

      The local homeschooling community is filled with creative, kindhearted educators. People who bring brain power and passion to educating the next ...
  • When Learning at Home is on the Fritz These Six Things Will Help Everyone Come Together

    It happens to everyone - public school families, private school families, homeschool families - anxious energy starts to buzz, voices are raised, t...
  • Gameschool: Math Lessons in Bears vs Babies

    What if you could sneak in some practice with multiplication on the weekend? With Bears vs. Babies, you could!  The Distributive Law says that: a(b...
  • The Perfect Bookend

    It takes a village to raise a child. There are family members, friends, coaches, teachers, and other leaders in the community who influence our chi...
  • When Things Are Falling Apart, Advice from a Virgo

    Dear Friend, I got a late start to the "school year" and felt anxiety. All across social media public school parents proudly shared their back-to-s...
  • Tales of a Bunny and a Butterfly

    One of my favorite things about teaching my children is how incredibly different they are from one another. Their interests, strengths, and challen...
  • What does length sound like? And 9 musical instruments for learning math.

    Have you ever tried... Have you ever tried to learn to play a musical instrument? I recently took some advice from Mo Willems and sat down with Mr....
  • To Delight in Math that Emerges through Childsplay

    Yesterday I went for a walk with my son and it reminded me of the walks we used to do two years ago and the videos we used to shoot. I was digging ...
  • Mathical Book Prize Collection

    Math + Magical = Mathical I fell down a rabbit hole and look what I found! Something called the "Mathical Book Prize!" I think that's Math + Magic...
  • Discover one way math and science might emerge at the breakfast table

    This was a cool thing that happened today. It was so exciting that I forgot that I'm recovering from a cold and dressed in my most comfortable clot...