Wonder in the Woods

Living and Learning in the Pacific Northwest

Testing & Changes

I made some changes to this blog that will be invisible to readers.  I deleted Twitter and the Facebook Blog Page and the other WordPress “publicize” options.  I set this … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

First Five Days

The first five days of school were a success! The boys did their Time4Learning lessons without complaint, except a couple of peeps.  I bumped Chandler up to 2nd grade on … Continue reading

August 23, 2012 · 5 Comments

First Day of School

Without much fanfare, Hunter started school yesterday.  Chandler will start today.  The boys are willing to get started with school again after we took a definite break while Grama was … Continue reading

August 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

ABC Mouse

I feel compelled to post about this awesome website, ABCMouse.  There are many sites for young children, and others that we enjoy, but I believe ABC Mouse is the most … Continue reading

February 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Exploding the Code

This fall, we mostly worked on reading, spelling, math and our state by state quilt project.  This week we are on break. Hunter finished Headsprout in September but retention from … Continue reading

December 28, 2011 · 1 Comment

Math — Miquon and Singapore

I really like the way we have learned math thus far.  Arithmetic Village, games, books, abacus, real money, cooking, and plenty of real life math scenarios to solve — “living math.”  I will continue … Continue reading

March 25, 2011 · 10 Comments

Arithmetic Village

Several weeks ago I stumbled upon Arithmetic Village.  I wanted the books so I contacted the author Kimberly Moore to ask her if she would like to be my first review.  She … Continue reading

October 15, 2010 · 17 Comments



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