Magazine Inspired Lessons

Everyone gets those magazines in the mail. They arrive and you place them in the bathroom or they get stuffed somewhere. Away from your homeschool pile of stuff. So you forget the magazine and the goodies it has to share with you and your student. But not anymore! Today, you will take that magazine and page through it and find value in the pages and … Continue reading Magazine Inspired Lessons

Hughes’ Dreams and Art

Poetry can be beautiful and confusing so take some time to draw out the words to assist with understanding through Art. During a lesson highlighting Langston Hughes’ Dreams, we read the poem several times aloud then drew the scene of the broken-winged bird and barren field on the dry erase board. You can add more if you wish. We kept it simple. Finally, we attacked … Continue reading Hughes’ Dreams and Art