Monthly Archives: January 2013

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Today we remember the victims of the Shoah, six million Jews and millions of other people murdered by the Nazi regime. It is one of the two remembrance days we observe, Yom HaShoah being some time in April. (The Hebrew … Continue reading

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Happy Tu B’Shvat

Today Jewish people celebrate the New Year for the Trees, sometimes called the Birthday for Trees. We celebrated by doing tree crafts like making a tree from pipe-cleaners. We also planted a little Jade Tree in a pot Emily made … Continue reading

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Lesson Plan Planning

Today, with three ill and sleepy little ones, I spent some time preparing our homeschool lesson plan for the next twelve months. I have planned all our daily activities and twelve unit studies complete with crafts, lapbooks and field-trips. Each … Continue reading

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