Build Your Masterpiece Class, Curriculum Review, Nature Study

Learning about Ireland and the History of the Potato

We are learning about Ireland and the Potato this month in our homeschool with a selection of resources from books to curriculum. I love diving deep into history and expanding on a moment in time, so for history this year, we are using Story of the World by Susan Wise Bauer. While the story format works… Continue reading Learning about Ireland and the History of the Potato

Build Your Masterpiece Class, Unit Studies

Bears in the Mountains: A Homeschool Unit Study

Learn about bears in the mountains anytime of year. Snuggle up with some good books, hot chocolate and pretend you aren't hibernating... yet! This darling unit was a favorite from our autumn term and is perfect for winter. We started by taking a hike on a local trail that intersects with the migration path of… Continue reading Bears in the Mountains: A Homeschool Unit Study

Art Projects, Book Inspired Recipes, FREE Printables

Kelp Cookies: An Octonauts Inspired Lesson Plan!

Bake up some delicious Kelp Cookies with your kids while reading The Octonauts and The Great Big Open Ocean by Meomi. Recipe + Lesson Plan in our Shop Now! Our kids just love the Octonauts and while reading The Octonauts Explore the Great Big Open Ocean we got to talking about Kelp Cookies. Not only were… Continue reading Kelp Cookies: An Octonauts Inspired Lesson Plan!