Check out our (not-back-to) school pictures, sort of ninth-grade-ish style, this year set in Pittsburgh. We can’t wait for the year ahead!
We don’t do grade levels, but if you’re wondering what radical unschooling 9th grade-ish style looks like, here’s our 14-year-old daughter’s plan.
Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States, marked his birthday on February 12. Learn more about him in this month’s birthday celebration!
A recent family field trip to Lititz, PA, had us touring a wolf sanctuary and the Wilbur Chocolate Company.
Learn about Jim Thorpe, the Native American Olympic athlete, as well as the Pennsylvania town named in his honor, and the controversy surrounding both.
If you’re headed to Assateague, Md., Chincoteague, Va., or Rehoboth Beach, Del., here are some great tips on what to see, especially if you’re making it a homeschooling field trip.
Our October 2012 snippets from unschooling included Webkinz, a great friend’s wedding, finding brand-name clothes cheap and more.
Our family’s trip to a local art festival, where Ashar entered some of her work, showed us how personal art can be – and introduced us to a “drum painter!”
Our trip to the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History included several trips through the live Butterfly Experience. What a great homeschooling adventure!
If you’re going to Washington, D.C., one not-to-miss place is the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. A great homeschool trip!