NC Museum of Art: Marks of Genius

Included with your ticket to the Childe Hassam exhibit, currently at the North Carolina Museum of Art, is Marks of a Genius:  100 extraordinary drawings from the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Admittedly, we were not prepared with any background for this exhibit, so I had to wing it with my kids.  The exhibit is described on the …

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NC Museum of Art: Childe Hassam

We became members of the NC Museum of Art this year as part of our homeschooling fine arts curriculum.  We take advantage of our free member tickets to every exhibit that travels to the museum.  The current exhibit at the NC Museum of Art in Raleigh features the work of Childe Hassam, an American Impressionist. Childe Hassam spent many summers …

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Homeschooling Third Grade

What does your third grader do all day? It’s a common question from all sorts of people. Fellow homeschoolers are curious and eager for a peek into someone else’s routine. Non-homeschoolers wonder what “school” looks like in our home. Today, I offer you a peek into third grade at the Wilson Academy.