Monthly Archives: June 2008

Home school lesson plans

I pulled a Word template for creating a lesson plan per subject from another blog. And it is a great format. She also had a great one already done for the Apologia General Science that does a great job of … Continue reading

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The Phoenix Academy

We have a name for the home school. Rick and Connor talked it over, and found this really neat poster. They vote for Phoenix Academy and Rick then came up with a few logo samples. I’ve got the NC form … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Adding some more pictures

Here’s me and the hubby ready to do some cycling! A picture of our cat, Bluetooth, in a silly moment. A picture of me from my trip to Cairo in May

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Picture of the nephews

I wanted to add a photo of the nephews. Connor is the one on the right.

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Tentative curriculum

So, after all my changes and tweaking, what am I thinking about using for Connor? Math – either Teaching Textbooks or Videotext Algebra. Posts are even on either side. Some love TT and hate VT, others love VT and didn’t … Continue reading

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Another week

Hard to believe a whole week has gone by. I’ve been busy perusing the home school curriculum websites and the Well Trained Mind forum. I’ve changed and tweaked my curriculum every day. On top of that, Rick calls me every … Continue reading

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I have four sisters

God has blessed me with four sisters. I want to talk about them for a few minutes. Nancy has been my sister since the day she was born. Like any good sister, she has known me better than anyone else. … Continue reading

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Great day for a bike ride

Almost slept in, but we made it up and out for a bike ride at the business park. We only went for 45 minutes today, about 8.8 miles for me. I should have pushed us for one more lap because … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

Who knew naming a homeschool could be so difficult. We could go simple and say The Navarro’s Homeschool/Christian School/Academy. The official NC Non-Public Education website suggests you not use your family name or address or student’s name (what if you … Continue reading

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