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 learning. Check them out! They make great gifts, too! For learning about electricity and circuits: Snap Circuits Light Snap Circuits Green Very cool science experiments:... Continue Reading →
As you might have figured out, I love to write. But I didn’t start by writing articles. I was obsessed with writing letters to famous people and organizations that inspired me back when I was little. I wrote everyone from the President of the United States to the author of the Fancy Nancy books (because... Continue Reading →
And here it is, the 12th day of puppy! My puppy's first birthday! We marked it with a present, a new rope toy. We bought the same kind of rope toy for Christmas and it far exceeded what my furry girl ever could have possibly dreamed. And in case you're wondering which one it is... Continue Reading →
To mark my Eleventh day of puppy as I count down to my puppy's birthday, here is my haiku: Lap-size: A Haiku by Shannon Germaine Long for the old days She fit right on my lap... now Fifty pounds of love
Okay, so I did it again. I got buried in an avalanche of Biology homework and couldn't mark my tenth day of puppy with a post. So here is my belated haiku: Tween Pup: A Haiku by Shannon Germaine Three-month-old cutie The awkward in-between stage Socks and shoes beware!
This is so cool and I just had to share it. You can sign up for text alerts from NASA to find out when the International Space Station will be flying over YOUR backyard! I did this, and you can really see it. It looks like a bright, moving star, but it's so amazing to... Continue Reading →