Foundations and Essentials Week 4

Foundations and Essentials Week 4

Hello friends! We hope you are having a fantastic year so far! This week, for Foundations, I share a few memory hooks that we find to be helpful. In Essentials, I celebrate you! You have made it through the first three weeks, and this week, we play with the imperative...
Foundations and Essentials Week 3

Foundations and Essentials Week 3

Hello friends! This week is loaded with information, but keep hanging in there! In Foundations, I continue to offer some memory hooks that help our retention of content. If you have specific struggle areas, I’d love to know what they are and Sadie and I will do our...
Moving Forward

Moving Forward

THIS. IS. ROUGH. Yet, I feel prompted to share a completely unpolished and unfinished piece of creativity with you today in spite of myself. This is just one vocal pass without having been edited or comped together with better lines or phrases. I feel fairly exposed...
Essentials Overview

Essentials Overview

  Hello Essentials families!  Parents always wonder how to FIND and how to USE the information provided in this abundant curriculum! With this video, I hope to help YOU navigate into discovering what you have, so that you will use it. I also share a short vision...
Foundations and Essentials Week Two

Foundations and Essentials Week Two

Hello friends! This week, we are highlighting some memory hooks to use with Foundations Cycle One/Week Two, and Essentials Week Two. These videos are meant to help you spark conversations, or link information to other information. I’d love to know how you find...
Foundations and Essentials Week One

Foundations and Essentials Week One

Hello friends! This week, we have been diving head first into Foundations Cycle One/Week One, and Essentials Week One. These videos are meant to help you spark conversations, or link information to other information. Please let me know how these posts help you! I...
CC Timeline Motions

CC Timeline Motions

My kids have been memorizing Timeline since Jeffrey was five. When we started, we used flashcards from Veritas Press, and I made hand motions and sound effects to help engage his creative mind (and mine), and create a rhythm of word patterns. It worked! Then a few...
Lazy Song by Sadie

Lazy Song by Sadie

Hello homeschool friends! Join me and my daughter Sadiella this school year as we attack the lazy and work crazy hard to memorize material, complete projects, and have some fun along the way! We are jumping from bed to school room, and together, we’ll share ideas with...
Psalm 139 – Memorization

Psalm 139 – Memorization

Psalm 139 Memorizing Scripture is vital at every age. It’s important to me that my kids memorize full passages of text along with learning individual verses for topical and momentary needs, in order to reframe the mind. As a Classical Conversations director, I decided...
Bridges

Bridges

Will Film for Food videographer, Thomas Kivett Cook, took interest in Mike’s medical story. He interviewed me late last fall, and then went through hours of footage to decide what portion of the story to tell. When Dr. Douglas Drossman agreed to enter the...