I enjoyed stepping away and diving into an Oceans Unit but I am excited to get back into “normal” American History. I have always been fascinated with history so I may enjoy this unit more than Caleb 😉 Here is my post on layout of everything that I plan on covering in American History. Like… Continue reading French and Indian War
Did you just read that right? An ocean lesson with American History? Yep you did! Caleb and I had just spent several weeks learning about different explorers like Leif Ericsson, Sir Walter Raleigh, and John Smith. Since we had spent so much time discussing explorers going across the ocean, I thought this would be a… Continue reading American History – Ocean Lesson
Have you ever had a notion about someone in history but once you did some research on there life, you were surprised? I just had that with John Smith. Quite honestly, the only thing I thought I knew about him before was from the Disney movie Pocahontas. Needless to say, that cartoon (as much as I enjoy… Continue reading American History – John Smith
This year Caleb is going to begin covering American History. You can read this post if you want the extensive long list of everything I hope to accomplish with him. One of the first explorers we started with is Sir Walter Raleigh. We watched this video to give an introduction to his life. The run-time… Continue reading American History – Walter Raliegh
Welcome back to the school year! I am not sure about you but a THOROUGHLY enjoyed our 2 week break. We spent time resting, playing, visiting family, and best of all not following any strict schedules. Me, having a type-A personality, am not one to usually enjoy that. But I burnt myself out the last… Continue reading We are back!
Caleb has never gone through all of American History before so I thought now would be a great time. I personally enjoy history but it has been YEARS since I have studied any of this. It will be a learning experience for both of us. 🙂 I got a lot of my ideas from searching… Continue reading American History Unit Study