The life and times of a home schooling mom of se7en + 1.

se7en header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'Se7en at School'

Se7en’s 52 Week Challenge #2: The Best Bread Bake-Off…

January 22nd, 2015 · 7 Comments

There are few things better than the smell of fresh bread baking. In fact, estate agents highly recommend that you bake a batch of bread in your home before showing it. It is one of those smells that says home to many of us. That being said, many folk don’t know how to make even […]

[

Tags: Monday Munchies · Se7en at School

Se7en’s 52 Week Challenge #1 – The Big Book Challenge…

January 15th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Last year a number of followers asked us to blog about the sort of things we learnt about for family school. This year, to answer that question, we decided to create a challenge a week. Things we want to learn and create, discover and do, explore and examine. And we are sharing our challenges along […]

[

Tags: Se7en at School

Se7en’s 52 Week Challenge…

January 5th, 2015 · 13 Comments

So we took a break, a lazy lounge around at home and feast and rest kind of break… and our year is slowly getting into the swing of things. A new year, filled with fresh beginnings and blank pages… and everyone is blogging about resolutions, goals and of course change. While I am all for […]

[

Tags: Se7en at School

Time for a GiveAway… Africa Country Playing Cards from Mapstudio…

October 16th, 2014 · 43 Comments

Some years the focus of your school year can end up far from where you ever thought it would go and this year was one of those years. One trip to the library a couple of months ago and we took out a book on teaching tourism to scholars, it was such an inspiration. That […]

[

Tags: Geography · GiveAways and Swaps · Se7en at School

Se7en + 1 Things That Have Helped Us Homeschool Through a Crisis…

September 18th, 2014 · 13 Comments

The uphill battle of life… In the last week three moms I have spoken to have said they are way beyond their tether. They have been through traumatic events and suffered extreme loss and pain and just like all moms they were crumbling under the effects this would have on their children’s hearts, let alone […]

[

Tags: Organizing School · Se7en at School

Se7en + 1 Reasons to Keep on Reading Aloud to your Kids…

September 10th, 2014 · 21 Comments

I really wanted to write a post for World Literacy Day and then we ended up spending the afternoon reading through a huge pile of books and it occurred to me that that was a far more appropriate way to spend any day, especially World Literacy Day. I am all for literacy… and placing a […]

[

Tags: Language Arts · Se7en at School

The Half Way Mark: Se7en + 1 Life Lessons Learnt in School This Year…

September 4th, 2014 · 8 Comments

And just like that we made it to week eighteen and we are half way through our scheduled school year. And just like that the weather cleared overnight and we could feel the Spring in the air… and we celebrated by collapsing in heaps with coughs and splutters and fevers. So a much slower week […]

Related Posts with Thumbnails

[

Tags: Se7en at School