It's been a busy week around here. Monday was our first full day of school work since summer began. Our homeschool soccer team has started practices again too. So the next month and a half or so will be extra-busy for us! Bubba was none-too-thrilled about doing full-time school again, but he's even getting back into it. CJ is starting to have a little Preschool time...mostly playing with Play-doh while Bubba is doing school. :D
We are currently studying the Civil War. So much about American History that I never really learned. It just amazes me that not only is my child learning that there WAS a Civil War in this Country, but he's actually learning ABOUT it. And not just the dates. He's learning about the people, the issues and how people on both sides of these issues felt and thought! Incredible. Why, oh why, couldn't someone have taught me history when I was a kid? It's taken me teaching my own child in order to learn this stuff. One of the many reasons I teach my kids at home! Thanks again, Sonlight, for making my job as a homeschool teacher a tad easier!
It seems that autumn may be coming early this year. The leaves are already beginning to change and it's not even September yet! I can't believe the summer is basically over and fall is right around the corner. But I think it's been a pretty nice summer and we even did a little school work occasionally which is nice when you are in the middle of a Sonlight Core.
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