Science

Patch Pick: The Tree of Life lab

Patch Pick: The Tree of Life lab

The Pukeko Patch kids recently caught up with one of our favourite YouTube channels, Minute Earth. The video they watched included a promotion of Minute Earth’s website where you are able to interactively explore the Tree of Life. The video was about clades and is […]

The Dangers of the Library

The Dangers of the Library

This week is our first week back “at school”. We took the first week of term off as a holiday because the kids just managed to complete enough of the unfinished core curricula from last year shortly before that. Considering they spent most of their […]

2019’s Books and More

2019’s Books and More

I posted earlier this month about what our homeschool core curricula were going to be for 2019.Today I will share the full list of different books we will be using in our two core language based curricula – Build Your Library and Bravewriter. To make […]

2019 Homeschool Curricula

2019 Homeschool Curricula

What does 2019 hold in store for us here at the Patch? As we have done over the past two years, we will be having a mix and match of curricula so that we touch on all of the core basic learning areas with the […]