Category Archives: family

  1. Spring 2017 Portfolio Review

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    July 14, 2017 by mshokie

    When I had my semi-annual portfolio review with the school district this spring, I was trying to test my theory …
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  2. PreK – K: Birthday

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    May 2, 2017 by mshokie

    This past week was my daughter’s birthday. So, this theme includes a few books we found at our library that …
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  3. PreK – K: Physical Characteristics and Growth

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    April 18, 2017 by mshokie

    The books in this theme deal with some aspect of the physical body. Some books are about physical characteristics, others …
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  4. PreK – K: Snakes

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    April 2, 2017 by mshokie

    This theme is all about snakes. The list contains both fiction and non-fiction books. We read these books before attending …
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  5. PreK – K: Differences in Families

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    March 24, 2017 by mshokie

    This theme focuses on diversity within and among families. I have included books that showcase various ethnicities, same-sex parents, and …
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  6. Maryland Homeschool Law: How is it actually applied?

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    March 17, 2017 by mshokie

    When I began contemplating homeschooling a couple of years ago, I started by reading my state’s legal regulation about homeschooling. …
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  7. Book Suggestions for Preschool and Kindergarten Units

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    March 17, 2017 by mshokie

    I am creating lists of books for preschool themes that I am doing with my own child at home. For …
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