Learning About Civil War

I was excited to learn more about civil war. I knew that it is about slavery and Abraham Lincoln. But that is all I know. Learning Civil War – 1861 to 1865 – with my 4th grader was again another good feeding to my brain wanting to learn more about the US History. So thatContinue reading “Learning About Civil War”

Learning History

For visual learners, this is how we study history. Not only for my daughter but also for me. I like History very much. But having studied in the Philippines, I have only studied Philippine History (off course), Asian History, and World History. World History touches mostly how the world was discovered. Barely remembering if UnitedContinue reading “Learning History”

Seeing the World on this Lemongrass

Therefore, as God’s choose people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. ColossiansContinue reading “Seeing the World on this Lemongrass”

Junior Bible Quiz (JBQ): A Closer Look

The Junior Bible Quiz (JBQ) is a quizzing competition among teams with predetermined list of questions and answers referencing different parts of the Bible.  There is X-League level for younger quizzers, the Novice Level (1st to 6th graders) for first time quizzers, and Experienced Level (1st to 6th grades) that had quizzed previously. The predeterminedContinue reading “Junior Bible Quiz (JBQ): A Closer Look”

Homeschooling and full-time job really possible? 

Good news is that it is 100% possible but it is not easy. However, with proper time management, different mindset about learning, enough learning budget and being highly productive, it is entirely possible, and still keep some volunteer activities without going crazy. Complete Change of Mindset about Learning The very first step is to changeContinue reading “Homeschooling and full-time job really possible? “