Category Archives: Totschool

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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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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Totschool

Jessica is 3yrs old (39 months) There has been no real update to TotSchool in a while because I took a break trying any kind of structured learning with Jessica for quite a while. She was not interested and I … Continue reading

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FischerTip

One of the staples in our school room is FischerTips. Elijah has always enjoyed cutting and just messing around. I got alot of flowers that he made. I bought a new box which included the brick makers so Elijah was … Continue reading

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Totschool Summary of the Year so far

To be honest, if I let myself  I could *almost* feel a complete failure right now in this area. While Elijah is busy in Grade 0, Jessica does what she wants, because that is just who she is, I think. … Continue reading

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Totschool

I have not yet got started on structured playtime but it is on the To-do list. Totschool happens when and if I get time. Many times I am ready but Jessica is too tired and overwhelmed from a busy day. … Continue reading

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Totschool…the last month (or more)

Jessica is almost 23 months old Putting some pompoms into cans and then taking them out again I gave Jessica the Geostacker from Smile (I think that is what this is called). She decided to climb in a crate and … Continue reading

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Totschool

Jessica is 18 months old! I have just realised that this is the first Totschool post in almost 2 months and  the first for 2011! Although posts have not been going up, Totschool has been going one! Jessica loves to … Continue reading

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Totschool

Jessica is 16 months old These Melissa and Doug stacking blocks are really great. Jessica really loves the colours. Definite winner for the school room! Eating playdough…this is one of the main reasons I only use cooked playdough. Pudding painting…well … Continue reading

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Tot School

Jessica is 16 months old I am always amazed at the development at this age. I love that Jessica has the benefit of an older sibling. She is exposed to so much more. She is a very happy child, content … Continue reading

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