April 15, 2024 | Twigs for the Nest

Cultivating the Reader in Every Student

Why a Read-A-Thon and Literature Day? Everett McNutt had always been an active kid, using his body from the time he woke up to when he went to bed. Sitting down...

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February 12, 2024 | Everything Has Meaning

Not a Math Person?

With our upcoming Grammar School Math Carnival in view, we’re sharing these thoughts on the study of math from Rachel Becham, 5th grade teacher.  “God, all nature sings Thy glory, and...

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February 5, 2024 | Twigs for the Nest

“Everything We Make Has Meaning!”: Embracing and Equipping Our Students in their Quest for Meaning

One day last January, a first grader brought home several completed art projects. After dinner, as she shared her medieval castle model with her mom, she commented, “I love my...

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December 11, 2023 | Twigs for the Nest

Gifts for the Good Life

Gifts are some of life’s greatest storytellers. Similar to the old adage that a picture is worth a thousand words, the gifts we give our children create an incarnational picture...

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November 3, 2023 | Twigs for the Nest

What’s Love Got To Do With It?

What’s Love Got to Do with It? Schooling Our Kids in Love *This article is the first in an occasional series we’re calling “Twigs for the Nest,” written by parents to help...

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