Well, we are “officially” starting “homeschooling” here at St. Catherine’s Academy. (Our non-public school is officially registered with the state now. That was the easiest thing Craig has ever done!) I’m borrowing the “curriculum” from Elizabeth Foss. Heavy on literature and saints, and everything else follows behind. So the idea is that we follow a little boy, […]
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Friday Lucy helped me make strawberry jam – our best batch yet. She was very excited about making it so we didn’t have to buy it any more. Saturday the girls helped me weed a bed at Nana and Papa’s and scatter seeds for the polyculture. That meant lessons on mulch, different kinds of seeds, […]
Busy weeks… Last Saturday we all went fishing with SJV. The girls each caught several fish and Samantha won a pink fishing pole for catching the most of any girl. The girls all got to play with worms, and Clare tried to eat one. Sunday I took Lucy and Samantha to a chamber music concert […]
Samantha had ballet, and she danced the whole class and looked like she was having a great time. Girls and Craig visited Nana and Papa. Lucy likes to play with the calculator. Veggie Tales puzzle.
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