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Preschool: Z is for Zebra

I can’t believe it… we’ve finally reached the end of the alphabet!  When you’re singing the alphabet song it doesn’t seem that long, but when you’re teaching one letter a week – with review weeks every now and then – it takes forever. Granted, in comparison to a traditional school schedule, we’ve finished early.  But we’re… Continue reading Preschool: Z is for Zebra

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Preschool: Easter Week

The week of Easter was pretty relaxed since I didn’t pick anything overtly “educational.”  Along with Benjamin’s Box and our resurrection eggs, we based many of our activities on 2 Teaching Mommies’ 12 Days of Easter unit.  Since I forgot to actually start twelve days ahead of time, we had to double up on some… Continue reading Preschool: Easter Week

Gwendolyn · Holidays · Homeschool · Josiah

Preschool: Baking and the Letter Y

Friday night is homemade-pizza-and-a-movie night at our house and we look forward to it every week.  When the letter Y rolled around I thought it appropriate to do Y for yeast and throw in some other baking elements.   Sometimes it seems I spend most of the time in the kitchen, and since I often have the kiddos help me they’re no… Continue reading Preschool: Baking and the Letter Y