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    Galloping the Globe – Mexico!

    Our study of North Amercia began with Mexico!   However, we won’t be following up with studies of Canada and the USA until Spring time when we can better interact with local wildlife and plant life, etc. Here are some snapshots and captions from our unit! Mexican Food! Might I suggest some amazingly…

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    Galloping the Globe – Great Britain

    Great Britain!  First of all, my experience with Great Britain is very limited, so I had to research quite a bit to share enough knowledge with the children.  Because Great Britain includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland – there was a lot to cover.  We chose to only…

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    Galloping the Globe… France!

    We had so much fun studying France!  I’ve always been in love with Europe, and the prospect of studying this beautiful country excited me as much as the kids.  We studied the language, climate, geography, culture, music, and art of France.  This included a study of Claude Monet (though…

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    Africa – East and South

    We kick started our homeschool year in August.  We started with a study of East Africa (mostly Kenya), and South Africa.  We LOVE studying about Africa.  What I did find, however, is there is an overwhelming amount of literature and resources about this beautiful continent.  What struck me most…