31 Things for October…

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I say Hello, you say Goodbye! Yes, October is almost over… and I’m just getting around to letting you know I’m alive. But hey – here I am! Better late than never! My list-making obsession is a beast. I would make a list on my arm if I ran out of paper. So to quell […]

Hope for the Night Owl: Why sleeping in is better for learning.

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Have you always kicked yourself because you weren’t a morning person? Have you secretly hated your alarm clock for most of your life? Do you look forward to sleeping in on weekends and feel better on Saturday and Sunday than you do all week long? Well, if this study is right, you may be feeling […]

Are Texas Home School Coalition Conventions for You?

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It’s summer. Well, at least for most of us. We have maybe two weeks left of tidying up and tying loose homeschool ends and we are DONE with 11th grade for my teens, Kindergarten for the 6 year old, and Preschool for my littlest guy. I’m in purge mode, research mode, curriculum buying mode, class […]

My Low-Tech Spiral Notebook Weekly Assignment List for the Teens

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I haven’t done a homeschooly post in a while and honestly, we’ve had a difficult year, but we are trucking along. In the beginning of the year I had ideas of how things were going to go, but as the bible verse says, “many are the plans of a man’s heart but the Lord directs […]

Homeschool Instagram Photo-a-Day Challenge : October 2013

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Back by popular demand… the Homeschool Instagram Photo-a-Day Challenge is going to continue! This month we’re aiming to capture little memories from October 2013. I’m loving seeing your finished collages on your blogs! If you are interested in making a collage with your photos, you can always check out Big Huge Labs. They link to […]

How American Homeschoolers Measure Up, Infographic

Good stuff. 87% of kids score lower than homeschoolers taking tests? That’s crazy. I guess I just need to quit obsessing over my progeny getting in to college and start focusing on what scholarships I want them to aim for. In Him, Heather Subscribe to Sprittibee by Email

Homeschool Instagram Photo-a-Day Challenge : September 2013

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Do you homeschool? Do you have a smart phone? Are you addicted to Instagram yet? * If you aren’t on IG yet, join us: Download it on your smart phone (it’s free) and play around a little. * If you are on IG and aren’t friends with me yet – look me up! @sprittibee * […]