Category Archives: School

Introduction to science…

Jessica has not been too excited about science. It has been a bit sad for me as it was such a winner with E. It took me a few days to convince her that learning about science did not mean … Continue reading

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One week in and things are getting busy…

We had a very successful first week of school. Our mornings start quite early. The kids seem to wake sometime around 5-6am. What is with that??? We are normally eating breakfast around 7am and begin a bible study. After morning … Continue reading

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Elijah’s Book of Wonder

Day 2 in Science and we had a big project! We are busy going through Real Science-4-Kids Biology Level 1 and we had an activity to create a kingdom poster. Now being me, I first googled and looked on the … Continue reading

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2015 New Year and New Challenges!

Today we have started our new school year. It began with kids and I exercising along with FitnessBlender. After breakfast and Bible study the kids were allowed in the school and were greeted with giant tube ‘pencils’ on the desk … Continue reading

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Science is AWESOME!

Part of our Science Curriculum uses Usborne Science Activities Vol.3 Today was a day of Catch up after three weeks of my whole family being sick. it turned into way more than expected.

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Sonlight Science Moments…

We have started our Fun with Batteries unit in Science. Loads of fun. Here is a video Elijah created for his Dad at work.

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Field Trips! The Sylviavale Heritage Museum

The Sylviavale Heritage Museum in Vanderbijlpark is a really nice outing for all the family. They have a village market on the weekend and sometimes have steam exhibitions! There is NO entrance fee so as a group homeschoolers this was … Continue reading

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The blessing of Home Educating and Family…

I have been criticized many times over the past few years about keeping the kids at home and the path we are following. It is not always easy. We have some really tough days. As the kids grow, often so … Continue reading

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2014 is here and a new school year begins

So it Begins! 2014 brings many new challenges into the school room. We now have all three children in the schoolroom. I would have loved to keep Gabriel just on books and play for another year but he keeps begging … Continue reading

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Catch up time :)

I cannot believe that is has been so long since I updated the blog. So let’s get caught up…School: Elijah has been a dream to school this year (once we got our curriculum issues sorted out). He loves Bible, History … Continue reading

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