Art Appreciation Applications

My children's appreciation of art is important to me . . . so I try to make it important to them.  Art covers the walls of our house -- an elaborate tapestry from a trip to India, a great-aunt's watercolors and my beloved batiks featuring a female nude form the kids' family favorites.  And, of … Continue reading Art Appreciation Applications


Interest Led Learning AKA What we do all day

Interest led learning is a common catch phrase in the unschool community.  The basics are simple -- your kids' interests dictate what they learn.  This "style of learning" seems glaringly obvious to me.  If the kids like it, they want to learn more.  But, since they are little kids, they need help.  Lots of help. … Continue reading Interest Led Learning AKA What we do all day