Our First Magic Treehouse unit study: ancient China for “Day of the Dragon King”

As part of my experimentation to figure out what works best for us in our kindergarten year of homeschool, and after a read aloud chapter book fail, I decided to do something I knew Porter would like. Something I had actually been wanting to try for a long time. I made up a unit study … Continue reading Our First Magic Treehouse unit study: ancient China for “Day of the Dragon King”

How Madeleine L’Engle is helping me understand Doubt

For quite some time now I've been grappling with some pretty serious doubts and questions in regards to my religion (I'm Mormon). This has been particularly difficult because in our religious culture we tend not to be very open about our doubts and questions. Its a bit of a taboo subject really, we just don't … Continue reading How Madeleine L’Engle is helping me understand Doubt