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by mommasue
Mon Jan 23, 2012 12:44 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Homeschooling while working, earning a degree, etc.
Replies: 49
Views: 15663

Re: Anyone here work (Fulltime/PT) and homeschool?

I worked the first four years of homeschooling, babysitting two children after school, I would pick them up at their school, bring them home, feed them, help them with homework and then bring them to piano practice, because of the *pain* of driving etc.. I was paid more, and it was such a blessing f...
by mommasue
Wed Jan 18, 2012 6:44 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Special Needs or Not - When are kids ready for high school?
Replies: 21
Views: 5706

Re: MFW highschool WHL

Hi Lori, One big help for me is my husband has done read aloud and bible the night before since forever ( 6 years now??) and my best friend who is basically a single mom, does the same, the read aloud and bible at night. Now that my dd is in AHL he is in charge of checking her bible stuff, though I ...
by mommasue
Wed Jan 11, 2012 5:25 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 18-20 Kenya
Replies: 58
Views: 34887

Re: Global Art--Substitute Ivory (Africa) help

I never softened the ivory, just gave knives out and they whittled the ivory, i think they made bears... just like whittleing wood, we used old leathermanns from my army days. kids were young, it was fun as I remember, they they took baths with their creations.
love, sue
by mommasue
Wed Jan 11, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: WHL - Prep, General descriptions
Replies: 21
Views: 6687

Re: MFW highschool WHL

Thank you for the replies, I guess I am just all over the place because it was quite an adjustment to have my dyslexic etc dd tackle AHL & apologia biology in one year while interning as an interpreter at a local history museum. There were many tears at the beginning of the year, with me just basica...