Homeschool Room 2015

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Not much has changed for the upcoming school year. We all have our desks and computers. Yes, we are a tech family. Computers get passed down from kid to kid. We also have acquired some used computers cheap that have …

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Middle School and High school in BC

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I was asked about how Middle school and High school worked in BC and while I am just starting that journey with Philip here is what I have figured out so far. First there is a difference between the physical …

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Weekly Wrap up: Summer

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In my life this week… We had friends over for a Father’s day BBQ. I did the usual burgers, a Thai based carrot and Snow Pea Salad and my wife put out the fixings for a green salad. One funny …

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Weekly Wrap up: Done

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In my life this week… The teacher that oversees us will be here in Saturday morning. Philip still has a little to do but it is mostly done. I can almost relax. We decided to conduct an unannounced fire drill. …

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Weekly Wrap up: Rockets

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In my life this week… This has been another week of focusing on the portfolios so there hasn’t been a lot of extra curricular activities. The kids attended a kids festival on Friday. Grandma took them so I don’t have …

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Weekly Wrap up: Ahhhhh

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In my life this week… The big thing that happen in the past three weeks was that Philip had his confirmation. We had 19 over to our house for an early dinner before mass. After we all went to mass …

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Women in Science – Natalie Batalha and Dawn Gelino

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Another week where you get a Women in Science rather than a weekly wrap up. As a lot of you know I try to follow developments in the search for exoplanets and we have found quite a few now (1846 …

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Weekly Wrap up: I’m Back

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In my life this week… Sorry for disappearing. Life got busy and my mother was in the hospital. Unfortunately it is cancer. I am not sure how to write about it. With Philip I knew that I had to be …

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Weekly Wrap up: Birthday Party

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In my life this week… Another two week catch up post. First up, Easter. The kids got up before the Easter Bunny arrived. We had to send Ian downstairs while Danielle quickly scattered hid the chocolate. No pictures, the living …

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Weekly Wrap up: Spring Break Is Over

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In my life this week… Yet another week where I missed the last week’s update and had to go read the last post to see where we were. Really not much has happened. Our second week of spring break was …

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