Curriculum, Homeschooling

Magic Tree House Curriculum: Vacation Under the Volcano (Book 13)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Vacation Under the Volcano and the MTH Fact Tracker: Ancient Rome and Pompeii [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything. Choose Vacation Under the Volcano and then click on the book; Download the Cross-curriculum unit. We will be using the Reading… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Vacation Under the Volcano (Book 13)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 31-42)

Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 31-42 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover, we… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 31-42)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 21-30)

  Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World Volume 1 Chapters 21-30 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover,… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 21-30)

Europe, Travel

Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 2)

(This is part 2 of A Vacation to Rome. You can read Part 1 here.) Day 2 in Rome For our second day in Rome, we took the train to the city center again. (Caleb loved this part-trains are fun to him!) After getting out of Roma Termini, we made our way to the hop-on-hop-off… Continue reading Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 2)

Europe, Travel

Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 1)

Arrival and Day 1 in Rome After every deployment, we try to take a nice family vacation to spend time together and reconnect. (The low-pressure, out of routine location helps this process.) For this one, we saved and saved, and saved and saved, all extra money during the deployment to take a big trip and… Continue reading Roman Holiday: A Family Vacation to Rome (Part 1)