Animal Farm: More Than Just a Bunch of Livestock

            Picture this: a group of daring individuals overthrow a ruler in the name of equality, and then immediately start to make themselves unequal. Sound like several familiar chapters in … Continue reading Animal Farm: More Than Just a Bunch of Livestock

My homeschool space! (and some cool stuff to make your kids BRAINIACS!)

As promised on my Nix The Norm YouTube channel (http://bit.ly/MyHomeschoolSpace), here are the links to the great things I have in my homeschool space that keep me inspired and loving … Continue reading My homeschool space! (and some cool stuff to make your kids BRAINIACS!)

Growing Money: A Complete Investing Guide For Kids: A Book Review

With the new school year upon us, kids might be having a hard time convincing themselves that reading books like Great Expectations and Julius Caesar might actually teach them something … Continue reading Growing Money: A Complete Investing Guide For Kids: A Book Review

To Swim or Not to Swim… with Wild Dolphins

Swimming with dolphins is a bucket list experience that many people would enjoy. While doing so, it may even be tempting to swim close for a selfie or grab a … Continue reading To Swim or Not to Swim… with Wild Dolphins

Japanese 1B – fall, 2A – spring, and 2B – summer

Grade: Japanese 1B: 95.25%; Japanese 2A: 99.54% Japanese 2B: 100% I started my Japanese studies while I was in middle school with Christa McAuliffe School of Arts and Sciences. So … Continue reading Japanese 1B – fall, 2A – spring, and 2B – summer

Biology 1A and 1B

Grades: Biology 1A: 97% A; Biology 1B: 100% A Biology is all around us. It’s hard to escape… even right now as I use my skeletal system and my brain … Continue reading Biology 1A and 1B