Home School Years

Proverbs 22:6 – Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he will not depart from it.

Third Grade

Some highlights from our Third Grade year…

Posing for a quick photo with big brother before the birthday party begins.

Posing for a quick photo with big brother before the birthday party began. Our motto for the day was eight rhymes with great!

Studying Earth's layers, rocks, fossils and plant life at a prehistoric fossil bed at the Falls of the Ohio State Park.

Studying prehistoric fossils, rocks and native plants at a prehistoric fossilized bed conservation area at the Falls of the Ohio State Park

My son, who generally plays the center position with his flag football team, stepped in to play quarterback during a game when his quarterback was out during an injury timeout.

My son, who generally plays the center position with his flag football team, stepped in to play quarterback during a game when his quarterback was out for a few plays during an injury timeout

Taking part in an archery event at the annual Mayor's Fall Hike & Outdoors Day

Taking part in an archery event at the annual Mayor’s Fall Hike & Outdoors Day

Steps in making our lotus rangoli art project

Learning about art symmetry and creating a lotus watercolor craft as part of our Asian cultural studies

This year's first snow!

This year’s first snow!

A pleasant Mrs. Claus stopped for a quick photo as we stepped off the train after our ride.

A pleasant Mrs. Claus joined us for a quick photo as we stepped off The Polar Express

Our Three Kings art craft - learning to use lines in art.

Three Kings art craft – learning to use lines in art

Writing assignment about selkies - mythical sea creatures from the British Isles

Writing assignment about selkies – mythical sea creatures from the British Isles

Working on a puzzle activity to match four cats with their spots.

Learning about spots in the wild by matching cats with their spots at an off-site group class at the zoo

Book Report for Swiss Family Robinson as part of our Children's Classics series.

Book Report for Swiss Family Robinson as part of our Children’s Classics series

Winter Basketball time!

Winter Basketball time!

Thunderstorm scene art project as part of our lessons on weather

Thunderstorm scene art project, part of our lessons on weather

Using dictionary skills to find definitions to words associated with our lesson on electricity

Using dictionary skills to find definitions to words associated with our lesson on electricity

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