NATURE PROGRAMS & HIKES
JUNE 13, 14 & 15, 2014
1:30 pm ALLIGATOR VIDEO & TALK (IP) – Learn about North America’s largest reptile and Brazos Bend’s most popular resident.
Nutrients For Life Foundation is a great resource for the gardening family or the homeschool parent who would like to teach ‘The Science of Soil’ to their children.
The goal of our Foundation is to provide science-based information that helps educate people about the beneficial role of fertilizer.
I guess we wont be sharing bathrooms with Trans-women At least not any time soon..?
The proposed amendment would remove that paragraph of the expansive ordinance. Transgender people barred access to a restroom still would be able to file a discrimination complaint to the city's Office of Inspector General under the process outlined for all protected characteristics, such as race and veteran status. READ MORE HERE
We’re studying Egypt this summer.
It won’t be a deep study. I hope to give my kids (6- 13) an overview of Egyptian life, art, culture and religion. Please follow my Pinterest board and share pins with me.
I want to share this well written and very encouraging for all us Christian families, walking our children through these ages of homeschooling.
Cosmos is a science based series produced by FOX and The National Geographic Channel. (I posted about this here. )
Journalism Workshop for High School Students - Deadline to apply is May 2!
The Houston Chronicle and the University of Houston sponsor a FREE, four-week summer workshop for high school students who are interested in journalism and who will be juniors or seniors in the 2014- 2015 school year. High school students in Harris, Montgomery, Liberty, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Fort Bend and Waller counties are eligible to apply.
April 12-13, 2014
Art, Music and a Waterway...
Come celebrate the 9th Annual Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival, a showcase of visual & performing arts!!
At the Gate a Single Day Adult Admission is $12, or select a Multi-Day Pass for $15 for entry both days! Children 12 and under are admitted free! Hours are Saturday 10am- 7pm and Sunday 10am – 5pm
And after you have taught them to read, read GREAT BOOKS. Read many GREAT Books. Read old books. Read old thoughts. Read about the past. Talk about them. Think about them. Consume them. Chase them!
One of the most distressing characteristics of education reformers is that they are hyper-focused on how students perform, but they ignore how students learn. Nowhere is this misplaced emphasis more apparent, and more damaging, than in kindergarten.