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Welcome! My name is Mary. I help parents educate their children at home one day at a time. This site offers LEGO printablesfree music lessonsunit studies,  and much more. Use the tabs above to discover what Homegrown Learners has to offer. You will be equipped and encouraged to travel a most amazing path in your home!

 

 


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Friday
Oct312014

Developing The Habit of Attention in Your Homeschool

 

The word ATTENTION gets a lot of focus in the education world: either a child has it or they don't.

If they don't have a good attention span they are given a label. If a child DOES possess good attention, well then you, the parent, are lucky.

Yes, I believe there are true cases of an attention deficit, but I also firmly believe that attention is a habit that must be practiced, developed, and constantly refined. 

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Thursday
Oct302014

Looking For The Positives: Focusing On Little Things That Bring You Joy

  

Looking For the Positives: Focusing on Little Things That Bring You Joy

Thank goodness I purchased a new container of lovely colored pencils last Sunday afternoon. Not only did they give me that feeling of "new and pretty" (you know what I mean), but they also have provided hours of drawing entertainment for my nine year old. 

It's funny how one little thing - like my colored pencils - can bring such comfort.  

These new pencils are one of my "positives".

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Tuesday
Oct282014

Music For Halloween: FREE SQUILT Download

  

Music for Halloween: Free SQUILT Download

 

I have a FREE SQUILT lesson for you! 

This Toccata & Fuge in D minor was written by JS Bach for the pipe organ. It is perfect to use during the Halloween season -- or during ANY time for that matter.

JS Bach is a composer all children should learn about, and this piece is probably the one that engages children immediately. 

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