Unschooling: Before and After Slice of Life 23/31 #sol16

slice of life

 

The week before we started homeschooling, my son was curious about:

  • Basketball
  • Dirt bikes
  • Dodge Challengers
  • Air Jordans

In the week since we started homeschooling, my son has been curious about:

  • Basketball
  • Dirt bikes
  • Dodge Challengers
  • Air Jordans

And:

  • Wild mustangs
  • Alcatraz
  • Al Capone
  • Autism
  • The Presidential elections
  • Domino structures
  • The tallest building in the world
  • What Slavic means
  • How to tame a feral cat
  • Martha Stewart’s Easter egg dyeing techniques
  • The life span of giant squids
  • How much elephant seals weigh
  • The color of Grumpy Cat’s eyes
  • The Amish
  • Tasmanian devils
  • The Romanovs
  • Atrocities against Native Americans
  • Bald eagles
  • How eagles fight
  • Will Smith
  • How to reconstitute clay
  • If computers ever play humans at chess and who wins
  • The buying power of one million dollars in 1935
  • The Great Depression
  • Immigration reform
  • How much a horse poops in a day
  • Why pineapple burns your tongue
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9 thoughts on “Unschooling: Before and After Slice of Life 23/31 #sol16

  1. well, it is good to read this, and then it sort of breaks my heart, too–not because of your choice for your son–not that at all–but because I want public school to quit with all this over-the-top testing nonsense and move forward into this, too. bravo for you guys!

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