Curious Learners visit the Iwo Jima Sculpture in Harlingen, TX
Heading to Harlingen Texas or teaching about Iwo Jima, check out today’s Curious Learners post.
Exploring Downtown Houston: A Day for Curious Learners
Exploring some fun outdoor places in downtown Houston.
Enjoying the Local Eateries and Adventures Near Home in Cypress, TX
With our Washington friends here for a long weekend, we wanted to show them all the unique things we are enjoying here in Cypress, TX. If you are looking for good eats and fun outings near Cypress, here are some that we enjoy. This is a little break from my usual posts about learning as…
Learning about Virtue
We’ve been home for a number of weeks with the arctic blast, tornadoes and illness. I’m itching to get back out adventuring! In the meantime, I started digging through my old files I’ve created in the past two decades of working in classical education. I’ve polished up some items to teach virtue formation. These are…
Curious Learners Visit Fort Worth to see Dream Park and the Iconic Longhorns at the Stockyards
We enjoyed visiting some from friends near Fort Worth and got to enjoy our first tornado warning, the historic Stockyards and DREAM park.
Curious Learners Head to Padre Island and visit a Sea Turtle Center
We really enjoyed a few days at Padre Island. The North and the South ends have two very different experiences. Our highlight was visiting a Sea Turtle Rescue Center.
Curious Learners Exploring Harlingen on Foot, Learn about Javelina
Still in Harlingen, we tried taking a hike which led to a silly mosquito swatting run back to the car and some fun learning about javelina.
Three Questions: Is it time to pull my kid out of school?
This week I had a conversation with a parent who made the decision to pull her daughter out of a public middle school. After months of anxiety attacks and school absences due to other anxiety symptoms, the district began to notify the family that their daughter might not pass classes this semester if she continued…
Recommendation: Playdough to Plato
Check out this great website I found that had wonderful K-2 phonics centers. Easy to print for a classroom or for homeschooling.
Filling up a heart is a good pause from filling up the mind.