Traditional Homeschooling

Still Waiting on My Apology, Chris…

November 30, 2009

It’s been about a month, now. Election Night, Nov. 3rd, to be exact. The TV was on. But I was only listening as MSNBC’s Chris Matthews bullied some whiteshirt. I putzed, waiting for Rachel Maddow—a reason to actually watch the screen. Maddow has this really wacky interview technique. She asks a question, and then she […]

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What’s a Metaphor? Cows

December 16, 2007

Emily Dickenson is a little too flowery for my taste, but her poetry is ideal to use for our studies, especially as examples of metaphors, similes and personifications. And although I can’t articulate why I know those writing techniques are important in the education of Morgan, they are. Granted you could read, “The hills untied […]

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