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Friday
Jun272014

Making Rubber Band Bracelets

 

Making Rubber Band Bracelets

We are officially part of the crazed masses that are making rubber band bracelets.

I bought a loom over a year ago. We all tried to make a bracelet and thought it was too hard. We got frustrated and put it away.

That loom sat in a box in the garage. I almost gave it away. 

For some reason, my son pulled the loom out a few weeks ago and he is a bracelet making fanatic. You name it. He makes it.

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Tuesday
Jun242014

Our History Notebook: Classical Conversations Cycle 3

 

Creating a History Notebook for Classical Conversations Cycle 3

 

The organization for Classical Conversations Cycle 3 continues!

Last week I shared our geography table and notebook with you. Today I'd like to share our history memory work notebook. 

I learned so much last year; the biggest lesson was to KEEP IT SIMPLE. The memory work is enough. Make sure the grammar pieces are being memorized and provide a few low stress ways for my child to expand upon the memory work if we have time. 

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Sunday
Jun222014

The Greatest Journey - More Stories I Can Tell From Ecuador

 

#wemakedisciples - Disciple a Dozen for Just $6/month

I had absolutely no idea what receiving a shoe box could do for a child.

We think, as we pack shoe boxes here in America, that we put some trinkets and useful items in a box and it will bless a child in another country for a short amount of time. 

What could possibly be so special about a shoe box that it could CHANGE A CHILD'S LIFE FOREVER?

Let me share some more images and stories from Ecuador with you, then you will know. 

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