• Famous Canadians Free Notebooking Pages - great for learning Canadian history
    free printables,  geography,  history,  notebooking,  relaxed notebooking,  resources

    Free Notebooking Pages – Famous Canadians

    One of the things I love about homeschooling is following the interests of my kids. I am really looking forward to the day when they “know what they want to be when they grow up” (or you know, at least an idea. I’m not even sure if I know what I want to be when I grow up) and we can take those interests and run with them. Raeca has been wanting to create some printables/books with me and so the other evening we sat on the couch and did some brainstorming. We both came up with ten ideas and she narrowed it down to her favorite. The next day…

  • Rocks Relaxed Notebooking Page and Resources for Rock Unit Study
    real homeschool stories,  relaxed notebooking,  science,  unit studies

    Rocks Mini Unit Study Resources & Relaxed Notebooking

    In the last few weeks we have been doing what I’ve dubbed as “relaxed notebooking”, I share more about the concept in my Homeschooling as a Lifestyle Workshop but in essence we have been picking topics each week to do mini unit studies on. This approach works really well with our relaxed, interest-led homeschool style. I thought it would be fun to share some of the mini units we have been doing as well as the resources we are using. At the beginning of each week I ask my kids what they want to learn about that week and that helps guide our week. So far they have had a balance of…