A Geography Celebration: Final Geography Club of the Year

  So, we’ve been studying Japan for a long time. A.really.long.time. Thankfully, our Geography Club came to my rescue provided my children with the perfect opportunity to showcase ALL of their learning. For the last meeting of the {school} year, the May organizers...

Making Japanese Daruma Dolls

  Have I mentioned before that the Kessler kids {and their mom} tend to get caught up in a topic and explore it for w-a-y longer than planned? And that any curriculum or unit we begin takes at least twice as long as it should? Well… same goes for Galloping the Globe....

Hands-On Learning: Stonehenge

We are incredibly behind in our Mystery of History lessons… like… ummm… only on Lesson 10. Does it take anyone else almost a year to get through 10 lessons in a subject?Not that we don’t study history; we just chase it down in unconventional ways and in the middle of...