Sunday, April 24, 2016

Final Learning Celebration! #4

Our student's ended their school year with a learning celebration featuring their skills in ancient shadow puppetry learned in Fine Arts, and the fables they learned in Great Books from Aesop!  It was a fantastic collaborative effort by two of our best Academic Mentors!  You won't want to miss this…

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Week 26 - Schole' in Practice

This was our last week together and the evening of our final Learning Celebration!  We had a great time doing lots of science experiments and games.  Join us as we end our year…explosively!

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Week 25 - Schole' in Practice

We are nearing the big day…our final Learning Celebration!  Our day was filled with preparations for the big performance, a special guest from Jewish Awareness Ministries, the beauty of spring and lots of excitement!  Join us as we recount our Week 25 of putting Schole' into practice…

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Week 24 - Schole' in Practice

Our schole' moments this week were steeped in beautiful weather and some wonderful and funny moments learning together.  We are wrapping up our year over this next few weeks!  Join us as we recall our 24th week together…

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Week 23 Schole' in Practice

Our Schole' moments consisted of a Pi Day celebration, puppet making and Aesop's fables, just to name a few things.  Join us this week as we put Schole' into practice in our community...

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Week 22 - Schole' in Practice

It felt good to be back after a few weeks off !  We had a scheduled break following our Greek Vignette's learning celebration, and then an unexpected week off for some wild weather!  We began our learning fun with a new unit on Aesop's fables and puppetry.  We had a very special guest for our Schole' lunch this week.  She had the kids engaged in some very fun theater games, you won't want to miss this week's Schole' Moments... 

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Benefits of Reading Aloud - World Read Aloud Day

I couldn't resist a post on such an awesome day, World Read Aloud Day!  One of my favorite things to do with my daughter is read aloud together, often with a chai tea latte in hand, homemade in the kitchen, right before sitting down to a great book together!  Even my special needs son loves to have books read aloud to him every day.  There is much to be gained from reading aloud to your children, and some especially beneficial ways to do it, so let me share with you a few of them...