Spring Unit Studies

Spring Unit Studies (& giveaway!) www.hodgepodge.me

Don’t miss the giveaway at the end! We are joining up with Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett for all things spring! I mentioned last week that we’ve been enjoying Spring Surprises with our kindergartener and second grader. A few highlights of our Spring Surprises studies… Listening to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons: Spring during lunch Time lapse […]

Winter Olympics and Geography Combo Unit Studies

Winter Olympics and Geography Unit Studies Giveaway! www.hodgepodge.me

In our continuing celebration of the upcoming Olympic games this week (only 16 days away!), today I have some wonderful resources to share with you from Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett. Plus, don’t miss the giveaway at the end! Five chances to win… Winter Games 2014 I shared yesterday how much we are loving this […]

The Many Benefits of Winter Games 2014 Unit Study with Multiple Ages

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We are enjoying Winter Games 2014 unit study by Amanda Bennett now and spreading it out through the February Winter Olympic games. I’ll be sharing more about what we are doing in our homeschool wrap ups and Collage Friday posts. But I can already tell you… This is our third time enjoying an Amanda Bennett […]

Autumn Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett


Kick-off your fall fun with this autumn set of three Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett! You know how much we enjoy unit studies in our homeschool. Amanda Bennett’s unit studies bless all our ages from kindergarten up to high school! Remember we ended our school year with a trip to France via her Passport France […]

Start, End and Mix Up Homeschool with Unit Studies

Passport France Download N Go by Unit Studies

Guess what? We ended our school year with a trip to France! Guess what else? All homeschoolers can take a trip to France any time of year. A couple of weeks ago, we started off our themed learning with Amanda Bennett’s Passport France. This week-long download and go study we spread out over two weeks […]

Impressionism with Chalk Pastel Art: Monet’s Bridge

Impressionism with Chalk Pastel Art - Monet's Bridge at www.hodgepodge.me

Today we are painting with our pastels our version of Monet’s water lilies and the bridge. This art lesson came about as a result of our learning with Passport France Download n’ Go by Amanda Bennett. So, today we are not only offering this free chalk pastel tutorial but Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett has […]

Unit Studies with Multiple Ages

Unit Studies with Multiple Ages at Hodgepodge

Welcome back to Lasagna Learning: Teaching Multiple Ages. Don’t miss the link to a review of Harmony Fine Arts Plans below! Unit studies are great for an age range because everyone is immersed in the same subject. Unit studies are often how we fit it all in! After the 3 Rs, we can mostly finish […]

Layers and Levels of Unit Studies


Unit studies serve the age range in our homeschool well. Especially when two or more subjects overlap and the learning is on several different age and grade levels. Each day this week the older three first completed their Math and English studies. Saxon K Math made for a tasty mid-morning snack identifying cracker shapes. Zuzu […]

Tapestry of Grace


Links updated! Read my review of Tapestry of Grace at The Curriculum Choice. A scrapbook of our Tapestry of Grace (TOG) studies… I sometimes feel like a Tapestry cheerleader. I love it! We love it! Tapestry is the best!  Hip, Hip Hooray! For families with children on several different levels it is a major blessing. […]