The Maths Approach

I’ve been experimenting with how to approach maths with my boys and to be honest none of them have stuck.  Often they would get on with what I had challenged with them, but there was something really niggling at me that it just didn’t feel right.  I’ve tried books. I’ve tried a couple of online … [Read more…]

What About Reading?

Aaron loves to read.  I can’t stop him.  I thought I’d look back at what he has been reading since he started unschooling (in February). These are books that we have checked out of the library.  I believe he has read a good 90% of these.  This does not include the 20-30 books we have … [Read more…]

We All Have Important Work To Do

My youngest (2.5 yrs old) started at a local Montessori Nursery recently.  It’s great to see him becoming more independent. He now talks to us proudly about doing his ‘work’. He says, ‘I want to go to nursery to do my work’.  It’s very cute to hear, but I think there is an underlining importance … [Read more…]