Category: Extra Activities

March and April 2016 MusingsĀ 

And it’s already April… I’m not sure how time flies so quickly. It must be because we’re having so much fun. šŸ˜œ At the end of March, Madison enjoyed taking a homeschool class at the Dallas Museum of Art that focused on Egyptian Art.… Continue Reading “March and April 2016 MusingsĀ “

Madison’s American Heritage Girls Level Award

American Heritage Girls is a national character development organization for girls that embraces Christian values and encourages family involvement. Madison is very proud to be part of such a wonderful organization. Madison is a Tenderheart this year and will bridge to become an Explorer… Continue Reading “Madison’s American Heritage Girls Level Award”

The Gift of Goals and Enjoying LearningĀ 

In the past year and half, Madison has Come a long way and has most recently learned to drive her learning in a whole new way…by setting goals. She started off with long term goals and now she has evolved into short term goals… Continue Reading “The Gift of Goals and Enjoying LearningĀ “

Summerfest 2015 at the Gaylord Texan featuring The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Last weekend we decided to take a little adventure to see the Summerfest featuring The Wonderful Wizard of Oz at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas. There were so many fun things to do and most of them were free!    The first thing… Continue Reading “Summerfest 2015 at the Gaylord Texan featuring The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”

Summer Fun at the Dallas Museum of Art

This week Madison attended a week long summer camp and a homeschool class at the Dallas Museum of Art. She had the best time and we will definitely be doing these again! The Dallas Museum of Art has wonderful family activities all summer long… Continue Reading “Summer Fun at the Dallas Museum of Art”

ArtHouse Projects

Madison is continuing to take art classes through the summer at the ArtHouse. Here are some of her most recent projects:

Our Week of Gifted Homeschooling – The Last Week in March 2015

I want to start this post out by saying how much I love the Redbird Advanced Mathematics course that Madison is doing. The reason I love it so much, is because she loves it so much. And maybe a little bit of it is… Continue Reading “Our Week of Gifted Homeschooling – The Last Week in March 2015”

Our Week of Gifted Homeschooling – The Fourth Week in February 2015

This week we experienced an ice and snow storm in Texas so Madison’s Homeschool class at the Perot Museum was canceled. It was a huge disappointment for her, but we got a lot of learning done, so it ended up working out.We happened to… Continue Reading “Our Week of Gifted Homeschooling – The Fourth Week in February 2015”

February Discovery Days at the Perot Museum

Madison’s favorite place to visit (aside from Disney World) is our local Science Museum, the Perot. Each month they feature Discovery Days on the second Saturday of the month where families discover the fun of science together. You can try out real experiments, design… Continue Reading “February Discovery Days at the Perot Museum”

The Crazy Fun of November

I realize I am a bit behind on posts and need to catch up before the New Year! The holidays have been a whirlwind of fun! Madison is an extrovert and is always wanting to be on the go and be around people. I… Continue Reading “The Crazy Fun of November”

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