Victorian Unit Study: Sherlock Holmes’ Museum

Do you remember when the teens did their Around London in 8 Destinations?  One of their destinations was the Sherlock Holmes Museum.  I promised I

Nineteenth Century History: 1840-1850 {Charles Dickens and the Poor}

Oh my, I had fun this week!  The children not so much, but I took huge delight in threatening to starve my children with a

Nineteenth Century History: 1830-1840 {Victorian Era: Queen Victoria and Prince Albert}

This post is a hodge podge of all things Victorian Related that we have studied over the past three months which don’t fit in well

Project Based Learning: A Very Victorian Christmas

Charlotte had the best time learning about how the Victorians celebrated Christmas and planning her very own Victorian Christmas.  She put hours and hours of

Around the World in 80 Days: Week Four

This week we finished up Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days.  I’d like to say we finished strong, but to be honest we

Around the World in 80 Days: Week 3 – Victorian Drug Use

Fix attempts to waylay Fogg by getting Passepartoute not only drunk but drugged with Opium.  This was a good opportunity to do a bit of

1 2