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Today we were finally able to dig back into our Human Body Unit Study. One of the great things about homeschooling, is that when life gets crazy (as it inevitably does), you can postpone school until a better time. We started today by watching a School House Rock video about the skeleton. What I loved […]

Today was our last day of studying the Skeletal System. We started by naming the different bones we’ve learned on “Joe” (our skeleton model, from “Ein-O’s Human Biology: Skeleton Box Kit”). I was surprised at how many bones the kids remembered. (And surprised at how many I had forgotten. Shh. Don’t tell them.) We then […]

Today, we learned even more about the skeletal system. We started with just a fun book called “Skeleton Hiccups”, by Margery Cuyler. It’s really just a silly story about a skeleton that can’t get rid of the hiccups, but it was a nice way to ease back into our discussion of the human body. The […]

The kiddos (ages 9, 7, and 5) decided that over our summer “break”, they’d like to do some more science along with the light history and math we’ll be doing to keep our minds fresh.  Somehow we landed on the idea of doing a unit study on the human body.  So, I got busy googling, […]

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