Tudors and Stuarts: Explorers – Making a Paper Mache Map of the World

Last week the children focused their attentions on the reasons for exploring.  I used blank print out maps from Home School in the Woods and asked the children to fill in the continents and oceans, which they did easily.  As I am trying to include the little ones more, I asked A6 to colour in…


European Geography: Resources

My goal this year is simply for the younger two to learn the continents and for the older children to learn the names and positions of all the countries in Europe.  In addition, I will be doing a short lesson on how geography influenced the crusades.  This is the first time I've had specific geographical goals for…