Advertisements

I’m BORED!!!…dealing with the dreaded summer void

What Happens? Everyone has different thought on what summer means. For some it’s just business as usual with work and appointments only it’s hotter outside. For others since the most festive time of the year with swimming and back yard BBQs and a never ending supply...

Get a Grip! on Penmanship

The digital age has brought many tremendous advances to education including access to a wealth of information for our children. However the use of technology has also had some unforeseen consequences for our kiddos’ physical development. While it may seem that...

Shorties and Shadows

Our day started off with the kiddos introducing themselves in Sign Language! They learned to sign “Hi, my name is _______” and to finger-spell their names. This was review for some, but it’s great to see them using what they know and pairing it with...

Puppet Parts and Body Bits Enriching Homeschool

Our final 6-week session for the 2018/2019 school year kicked off this Monday. New this session is our Wednesday class! It’s always so great to be able to welcome new homeschooling families to our #sparkfam and get to know them as they start their journey with...
Simple Machines!

Simple Machines!

We have reached the end of our first six-week session, and the kiddos did great!  Here’s a glimpse into what we covered and a sneak peek at what we have coming up in our next six-week session: Our day was divided into four main parts: Geography, Writer’s...

Miss Moddy’s Buddies – Episode #002

It’s Summer!  Miss Moddy and Alexa are hanging out at the Spark learning studio working on a project to stay cool during the warm summer months. They talk about the Bower bird and learn how decorations help this little Critter Buddy find a mate.   ...

Shark Week! – special episode

Hi Buddies! This week is Shark Week, so here’s a special episode all about Hammerhead Sharks. To learn more about these cool critter buddies, you can visit National Geographics for Kids (With your parents’ permission, of course) or visit your local library...

Miss Moddy’s Buddies

Episode #001- The Pilot Podcast! It’s the end of the school year! Miss Moddy and Alexa come up with plans for the summer and learn about how a family of beavers works together.  This inspires them to work together on a fun project you can make at home too!...
Squeeze-Pouch Cap Caterpillar

Squeeze-Pouch Cap Caterpillar

You’re reading this blog post, which means you too have found squeeze-pouch caps between couch cushions, under beds, in random drawers and when vacuuming your car. You likely have container full of colorful squeeze-pouch caps that are ready for an up-cycle....
Sacramento Area Homeschool and Independent Study programs

Sacramento Area Homeschool and Independent Study programs

There are a lot of options when it comes to homeschooling your child and it’s easy to get lost in the sea of information. We have compiled a list of the charter schools in the Sacramento area that offer homeschool and independent study programs (not  in any...