“LEGO Education: Thinking Outside the Brick”

Have you ever wondered if Legos are more than just dangerous toys lurking on your floors, waiting to inflict pain?  Are you searching for creative and exciting ways to engage your children in hands-on learning?  Are your children interested in attending a PEACH meeting designed with them in mind?

If so, then PEACH’s November 14th meeting is one your family won’t want to miss!

 We are hosting Renée Brown for an informative presentation centering on using Legos to enrich your homeschooling experience.   Renée will be including fun hands-on activities during the meeting and is excited to be able to offer a complimentary bag of Lego goodies for the first 100 children.  In addition, LEGO has donated a sizeable giveaway that will go home with one family.

 Renée blogs about her family’s homeschool experiences at www.greatpeaceacademy.com.

Refreshments will be served in the Fellowship Hall after the meeting.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

7:00 – 9:00 PM(doors open at 6:45)

Arrowbrook Baptist Church

1124 Upper Bellbrook, Xenia

Our meetings are free and open to the public.

PEACH October Meeting: Diana Waring

PEACH Meeting

Thursday, October 10, 2013, from 7-9pm (doors open at 6:45)

Diana Waring Presents!

PEACH is thrilled to be hosting Diana Waring at the upcoming October meeting!  Diana and her husband, Bill, will have display tables set up in the Fellowship Hall after the meeting for those interested in viewing or purchasing materials(they accept cash, check, or credit card).  If you’re not familiar with Diana, please check out her website before the meeting:  http://www.dianawaring.com/

Learning: A Breath-Taking Adventure

Does that ring true for you? Is learning a breath-taking adventure in your home school

or more of a weary, forced march, plodding through endless subjects? One of the most

difficult aspects of homeschooling is breaking away from the model of education that we

grew up with. A desk, a flag, and an apple symbolize the “look” of school, while “lecture,

drill, and test” describe the method of school, the method that left us passive and bored.

It’s time to enter a whole new world of education; to find a captivating – breath-taking-

way to learn. Join Diana for this refreshing, reviving, and reinvigorating

workshop where you will discover the best brain practices in learning, the environment

that encourages learning, and the many non-traditional ways students can practice what

they are learning. Take a new look at practical, proven, and possible ways to make your

homeschool journey a wondrous adventure.

 Author of Beyond Survival, Reaping the Harvest and Diana Waring’s History Revealed world history curriculum, Diana discovered years ago that “the key to education is relationship.” Beginning in the early ’80s, Diana homeschooled her children through high-school—the real life opportunities to learn how kids learn.  Mentored by educators whose focus was honoring Him who created all learners, and with an international background (born in Germany, university degree in French, lifelong student of world history), Diana cares about how people learn as well as what they learn.  Audiences on four continents have enthusiastically received her energetic speaking style.

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Resources from September PEACH Meeting

After a great turnout at the September 12th meeting, many attendees were asking about the resources that were mentioned, both by the panelists and audience members.  Below is a partial list and we will update the list, as needed: Curriculum: http://allinonehomeschool.com/ (Easy Peasy Homeschool   ) https://www.coursera.org/ http://www.khanacademy.org/  (free app for Android and Apple devices available […]

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“One Size Fits All?” Panel Discussion: Homeschooling Multiple Children, an Only Child, or Last Child

Although homeschooling families come in various sizes, there are abundant blessings that our families receive when choosing to educate our children at home.  The familiar passage of Deuteronomy 6:5-7 says, “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.   These commandments that I give you […]

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Homeschoolers and Equal Access

In June of 2013, the Ohio Legislature passed House Bill 59, which grants homeschoolers equal access to extracurricular activities in their local public schools. PEACH (Parents Educating at Christian Homes, Inc) was formed with a specific mission;  to provide support, encouragement and fellowship to Christian families who are home educating, and to provide information about […]

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