TOG and History Timelines

I have seen so many homeschool sites and blogs mention history timelines.  I’ve seen everything from a premade timeline with stickers to a homemade timeline with hand-drawn illustrations.Being a visual learner, I’ve always been drawn to a timeline for history.  So while planning for next year, I’ve been considering a timeline.After researching timelines and viewingRead more

TOG Planning

Can you stand another post about Tapestry of Grace?  I’ve revamped my planning……….again…………I’m trying to get a better system in place for next year. Here’s my new planning worksheet for Lower Grammar. Let me explain how it works. This sheet is just for me-it’s my reference page and contains all the info I need forRead more

TOG Year 1 Week 24

This week was about Persians and Greeks.  We are reading from Ancient Greece and Life in Ancient Athens.  We’re also reading the Usborne Aesop’s Fables which the kids love! The kids learned about the differences between Sparta and Athens and we studied the Persian Wars.  Tiger loved all the fighting and he enjoyed looking throughRead more


Have I mentioned that I’m planning to use Tapestry of Grace?  I’m sure I have….probably more than once….and probably more than twice…. I saw Tapestry on a blog button more than two years ago, checked out their site, and knew that this was it; I had to have it!  I love the premise of TOGRead more