Homeschool inspiration: The Lego edition

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This boy and his Lego have a love-love relationship – can you relate?

Enjoy this week’s homeschool inspiration:

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Giveaway: $300+ curriculum package from Oak Meadow

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Welcome to today’s giveaway–sponsored by Oak Meadow!

A description from Oak Meadow:

“Yearning for the educational freedom and flexibility to explore your interests, talents, and passions? Oak Meadow’s progressive, experiential homeschooling curriculum for kindergarten to grade 12 will help you find your way.

Our student-centered, nature-based approach allows families to set their own natural rhythm of learning and encourages creativity, critical thinking, and intellectual development through hands-on activities and interdisciplinary projects.
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3 ways to raise kids with a mission

3 ways to raise kids with a mission
Written by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom

“The first time I really thought about what I wanted to do in life was a few months before high school graduation.”

My mom spoke those words on a recent visit, after reading through the kids’ compasses we’d completed in our homeschool.

She was impressed that her grandchildren, at ages nine, ten, and eleven, could articulate possibilities for their future–and that they recognized the way their lives could reach and touch others.

Shortly after Mom left last week I got a text message from her: “Could you email me more info about that compass? I’d like to do one myself!”

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Schooling Without a Mission

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Homeschool inspiration for your weekend

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50% off Magic School Bus Science Club through 10/31

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magic school busWritten by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom

If you have students (ages 5-12) who enjoy the Magic School Bus books or videos–and if you like doing science experiments with them–you might be interested in The Magic School Bus Science Club!

Here’s a description:

“Developed by a team of Harvard graduates, scientists, and educators, the award-winning Magic School Bus Science Kits are delivered monthly right to your doorstep. Children will explore science through experiments that will spark an interest and curiosity in science.

Each kit includes a colorful manual based on The Magic School Bus characters, as well as everything you need to complete at least seven experiments related to that month’s theme.”

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