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Serving Our Troops

By Holly Giles | homeschooling

 Our homeschool co-op gathered today at our local VFW post to serve our troops by filling boxes.  A veteran spoke to the children before we began and the profound sentence he said resonated with us all. “They need to know we care”.  No matter your stance on politics or war, we have American citizens who serve […]

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Immersion Learning with Bamboo Whistles

By Holly Giles | Boy Crafting , handicrafts , homeschooling , popular

 Learning to create something with your own hands like whistles, can be one of the greatest educational lessons.  Setting a goal, overcoming obstacles and developing a sound that can irritate your mother is all it takes to succeed in whistle making. Crockett loves to work with his hands. He is always building, figuring and crafting something that requires a saw […]

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