Tag: homeschool co-op

Free to be Born 5K

This afternoon the boys’ fitness class at our homeschool co-op held a 5K to raise funds for kids hoping to attend the 2013 Pro-Life March in Washington DC. Crozet came in third place! We had runners, walkers, and even a cheering section. Good run, Cro!

Book Club — Little House on the Prairie

I am leading a small Book Club at our Homeschool Co-op this year. There are five girls in the class, ranging from 2nd to 6th grade, and we meet every other week. For our first book we chose Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder. This was an easy and fun read for…

It’s all Greek to me

Max, who has a serious interest is archaeology, is taking a course in Greek this fall at our homeschool co-op. Our text is Athenaze: An Introduction to Ancient Greek Book I, second edition. To supplement the one-day-a-week co-op class, I’ve put together a quick list of some interesting online resources. Athenaze Greek Exercises Ariadne: Resources…

The countdown begins!

Our new homeschool year officially begins on August 31. I’m down to three students this year in 10th, 7th, and 4th grade. I am feeling the added space in my schoolroom and in our schedule. The schoolroom has been cleaned and dejunked (is that a word?) The art shelves were my main accomplishment this summer,…