Technology

LightningMatt is about to strike

LightningMatt is about to strike

Young Master Oh Waily wishes to get in on the video making bandwagon and has been asking me if he can for a week or two now. This week both his interest and my time collided so that I could let him have a practice run. […]

Shameless plug

I thought I would put out a quick post to encourage anyone who hasn’t already, to take a look at Miss Oh Waily’s YouTube channel.  Along with her Rainbow World Minecraft Let’s Play videos, she has started another series that will contain short tips. She recorded […]

RainbowGems’ debut

RainbowGems’ debut

As I mentioned over at our Facebook page a few days ago, our dining room was temporarily transformed in to a recording studio while Miss Oh Waily created her first Minecraft Let’s Play video.  It was quite the experience for all of us. Thankfully the […]

Pukeko Patch History World

Well who knew that I’d have to learn how to edit videos in order to home educate my kids? I swear that having them learning at home is as much about my continuous learning as it is about theirs!  Anyway, the upshot is a very […]

Techno-planning at the Patch

Techno-planning at the Patch

I came across a very timely blog post at These Temporary Tents today about using Evernote as both a planning tool and a recording tool for home education. I have been rethinking how I go about some aspects of our home educating, especially around how […]

A New Teaching Resource

For most of last year we had a pretty regular rhythm of events in our home educating lives.  One of those rhythms was the fact that we had ‘Film Friday’.  Each Friday morning we would head out to our local video store and pick up […]