2016 – 2017 in Review

The 2016 – 2017 school year has been another stellar year of learning, for all of us.  I honestly still don’t know who learns more – my children or myself.  Not all the learning we achieve is smooth, and gained through calm, happy, productive lessons.  Most of mine comes from the mistakes and, sometimes, disasters …

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It's 9:15.  My youngest son and I are just settling down to start today's composition class.  As my youngest gathers his sentence book, workbook, and pencil, I look up at my oldest. "What math problem are you on?" I ask. "Five." He replies. I start the composition lesson with my youngest.  We talk about prepositions …

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