Our Homeschool Week in Books

(FYI: I periscope – @notbefore7 – every Saturday to share these books.  You can find the periscope for this list on my katch account.)

So what did we read this week?

Non-fiction: reading a little each day:

(How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous is a new one for us this week. It is not for the faint of heart, but we find it interesting.)

History:Colonial Focus;  Geography: Antarctica Focus:

Our read-aloud chapter books:

(We just started, Courage Has No Color, and it is FANTASTIC. All four of my kids are enjoying the book and it has been a fantastic platform for some excellent discussions)

Vocabulary: reviewing and adding a few words each week:


(Loved this poetry book. Filled with great information as well as fun poems.)

For Fun and learning – winter theme:

For fun and learning:

Books the Kids read on Their Own:

(The Star Wars Lego book has been fantastic for youngest reader, age 6)

A little fairy tale viewing: Draw Me a Story, season 2 (Draw Me a Story – free on amazon prime)

Have a great weekend!

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Mary Wilson

Mary is a writer and mother to four kids ranging from elementary to high school.

She believes that creativity, laughter, and fun are the backbone for engaging and inspiring homeschools. You can find her encouragement and tips on this blog, Mary Hanna Wilson.

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