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Guest Post: Developing Good Writers

Have I ever mentioned that I was a math teacher in my former life? Math, yall. But now I homeschool. And do you know what goes along with teaching homeschool?? Teaching kids to…………….gasp……write. I have literally spent hours upon hours in the last couple of months researching homeschool writing curriculum because I have no idea […]

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Comfort

I recently bought this book called “642 Things to Write About.”  I originally bought it for myself, thinking it would be fun for some creative writing, but then decided it would be something fun to use in school as well for writing time prompts. The first time I used this with the girls, I really enjoyed the […]

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Shark Bait! Who! Ha! Ha!

Shark Bait! Who! Ha! Ha!

This morning, Jacob was given a picture, and his assignment was to dictate a story to me using the picture as a story starter. Check it out. “Shark Bait! Who! Ha! Ha!” Ed, Ed, Ed, Ed and Ed went to the beach and caught a gigantic fish.  Then they cooked the fish over a little […]

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