What is a typical day of unschooling like?

typical unschool day

Today was not like any other day because everyday is different when you follow an unschooler or unschooled kid.  We might do some of the same things but maybe do them in a different order, play different games or even just go to a different place to do it.  For instant today we did math like we do every day, but today they did algebra, actually two algebra games: Hands-On Equations 1 – The Fun Continue reading

Mad Hatter has best Summer Reading and science apps

The Mad Hatter: What a regrettably large head you have. I would very much like to hat it. I used to hat The White Queen, you know. Her head was so small. The Red Queen: It’s tiny. It’s a pimple of a head.   With that said – I would like to inform you of some great apps I have found this month…

Justice Store Challenge

Justice Store Challenge Shopping was the name of the game today. Since we had a lot of errands to do today I thought a math challenge was in order.  I told each girl they had a pretend $40 and they had to put an outfit together that included shirt, shorts, and an accessory. The best part was that since we were at the store Justice located at The Tanger Outlets  in Hilton Head, everything up Continue reading

Cleaning Monday – Swimming Tuesday

Monday we actually started by reading 6 books, the girls each read 2 books and I read the next chapter in the 2nd Harry Potter book.  I forget how much information is in the books compared to the movies.  Love Harry Potter!  I decided the house was a huge mess so today became cleaning Monday, I basically ordered the girls around and we all pitched in to get the house nice and pretty. The girls and Continue reading

Library books – February

This is a list of library books that we got for the month of February.  We also got some educational DVDs and fun one too. Books Click, Clack, Splish, Splash Click, Clack, Quackity-Quack Apes and Monkeys What happens to our trash? The Berenstain Bears  – Blaze a trail Saving Lives & Changing Hearts Lincoln and Douglas How do Tadpoles become frogs? Soccer skills Angry birds – Playground animals Seabirds Nutmeg and Barley Castles, Caves and Continue reading

Multiplication fun face game

This fun face game was designed by little Mac.  It is a very fun way to practice your multiplication tables and draw lots of silly faces. You need a deck of card – we used Uno cards Lay out your deck of cards in rows like you were going to play memory Next randomly pick a body part for each # family This is how we played the face game – I pick two cards Continue reading