What the 6-year-old is Reading Now

A friend with little ones asked me about reading recommendations for her 6-7 year olds, so I thought I’d give her a list of what our 6.5-year-old is reading right now. Hope this helps, J! Life of Fred Decimals and Percents – his big sister’s book,...

What Nino Read, October 2014

Religion The Monk Who Grew Prayer New Catholic Children’s Bible – he reads this on his own Catholic Children’s Treasure Box Books – he now reads these on his own, and asked me for sacrifice beads, though he hasn’t used them much...

Shakespeare!

A lot of our plans for Shakespeare for Yena (7th grade) come from the Spring 2009 issue of Mater et Magistra, which includes excellent material from fellow homeschooling moms, and even a special Shakespearean tea from Alice Gunther, so I won’t be posting those...

Mogo’s Flute: Study Questions

Where did Mogo live? What is the mundo-mugo? What is the legend of the 9 Kikuyu tribes? If you were Kikuyu like Mogo, how would you answer the question, “What is your name?” Based on what the author tells about Mogo’s thahu, what are some other...

Q&A: Redwall Series on DVD

A reader on a previous blog I used to write for asks: I was wondering if you know where I can find the actual PBS series of redwall. I love the books and I would like to see how the series is Here they are at...