You know how just when you think that you have your child pegged, they turn around and humble you. Smootch, she's this girl, you see. I think I know her. She likes pink and princesses and Hannah Bloody Montana and poofy dresses and chocolate mint ice cream and covered wagons. Covered wagons? No, I didn't see it coming either. Apparently a covered wagon, a pioneer style wooden wheeled box with a tarp over top, is like rock star to Smootch. It's almost embarrassing. Last week we went to Fort…
...how a former teacher and her two little ones do preschool at home!
Former elementary and reading teacher doing preschool homeschool style with my own little ones. We share arts and crafts, educational activities, play and sensory ideas, free printables, book recommendations, product reviews, holiday activities, parenting tips, and more! Perfect for parents, grandparents, daycare providers, homeschoolers, and elementary school and Sunday school teachers!
A Pioneer Story by Barbara Greenwood
Here’s one book no homeschooling family should miss: A Pioneer Story: The Daily Life of a Canadian Family in 1840. It combines heartwarming stories of a busy pioneer family with the background information and hands-on activities of a unit study. Truly, it is a winning combination. Beautifully illustrated, this story of the Robertsons fills our hearts and minds with the life of a pioneer family
Discovering Canadian Pioneers
Trillium Listed! Discovering Canadian Pioneers gives an overview of what life was like for a typical pioneer family in Upper Canada. French version Je Decouvre les Pionniers du Canada available. Please contact Cheneliere Education (www.cheneliere.ca) for details.
Parks Canada - Parks Canada Heritage Gourmet - Pumpkin Cookies
Bring Canada's national historic sites and the best of Canadian heritage cooking into your home with the Parks Canada Heritage Gourmet food app and website. Embark on a culinary journey through Canada’s rich history and across Canada’s vast territory by trying out the recipes which have been updated for modern cooks.