Here are a few things that I’ve been reading and thinking about in the last week. Hope you find something encouraging and helpful.
Overexposed by Heidi St.John – this is the most significant article I read all week. We’ll discuss this one over breakfast today. She is sharing about social media. One reason why I like this article is that she isn’t dismissing social media, she herself has a large readership, but she is sharing some concerns from a Christian perspective that are very real.
We must do this again: Outdoor Movie Night
From Legos to Diploma – Homeschooling our ADHD Boy – love stories like this, they give one hope when things seem a little overwhelming at times.
Money Doesn’t buy Meaning – this started out as our conversation prompt last Sunday but I don’t think we got much past the quote by Jim Carey.
Keeping Charts Close – I’ve always been a big believer in personalised charts, instead of decorating my house like a school room. I like the free standing idea here and may well build a set of charts for Daniel.
As we change our focus for this current study block I have appreciated reading Susan’s post: Identity Directed Approach
I love this chart of Blooms Taxonomy – it uses words I can connect with – words that I can keep in my mind as I discuss things with my kids helping them to create, evaluate, analyze etc…