I remember so clearly my mom making me choose an article from the paper and write a blurb about it. In addition to my school work, this was her weekly assignment I had to do. Now like most middle school students the idea of more work was not my idea of fun—at all. However, I… Read More Freebie: Our Current Events Curriculum
My First Steps to Reading has been apart of our collective village for 15 years now. My oldest sister got them for her oldest child, who be turning 18 this year. These cute alphabet theme books helped Princess Bella discover her passion her reading, and now they are doing the same for her little sisters. There… Read More A Great Series for Your Beginning Reader
I wanted to share a template I created to help the girls practice the concept of opposites. They love sitting and matching the words together and I love that this activity is something they love do do independently. Everybody wins. Want to give it a try? Simply download the template and print it out. The words… Read More Freebie: Word Play, When Opposites Attract
It is that time of year that I focus on the next school year. After many, many months of going through book selections, I have finally finalized Princess Bella’s 4th grade reading list. I so enjoy selecting books for her because she, like her momma, is a book lover! Here are the books we… Read More Our Fourth Grade Reading List!!
So we are going to the zoo! Now let me confess right now that I only like going to the zoo during spring and fall. But my little princesses want to visit their animal friends (especially Princess Jubilee who just loves those lions). So what is a momma to do except take the children to the… Read More 5 Great Books to Get You Ready for the Zoo!
My brother-in-law saw this poem outside a bookstore at Rehoboth Beach. He sent it to me because I am an English major. I hope you enjoy the poem as much as I did!