Home School Life Journal From Preschool to High School

Home School Life Journal ........... Ceramics by Katie Bergenholtz
"Let us strive to make each moment beautiful."
Saint Francis DeSales

What Our Homeschool Looks Like





I regularly post our Snapshot Summary posts here at All Things Beautiful, but once I post the latest Snapshot Summary, I move the previous one to the Bergblog. If you would like to see any of our previous Snapshot Summaries so that you can see what our homeschool looks like, feel free to follow these links to the  Bergblog, our family memories blog. (Please let me know if any of the links you try don't work.)

2018
Homeschool Year 24, with a 9th and a 10th Grade Student

Snapshot Summary, September 2018
Snapshot Summary, October 2018

Homeschool Year 23, with a 9th and an 8th Grade Student

Snapshot Summary, August 2018
Snapshot Summary, July 2018
Snapshot Summary, June 2018
Snapshot Summary, Our 22nd Year of Homeschooling: May 2018
Snapshot Summary, April 2018
Snapshot Summary, March 2018
A Day in the Life of a 13 and a 17 Year Old and February 2018 in General
Snapshot Summary,  January 2018

2017
Snapshot Summary: December 2017: Traditions
Snapshot Summary November 2017,  High School with a Struggling Reader, Using Paradigm Accelerated Curriculum 
Snapshot Summary, October 2017,  Art Lessons Using The Art Sherpa
Snapshot Summary, September 2017, Our 23rd Year of Homeschooling Begins

Homeschool Year 22, with an 9th and a 7th Grade Student 
Snapshot Summary, August 2017: Endings and Beginnings
Snapshot Summary, July 2017
Snapshot Summary, June 2017
Snapshot Summary, May 2017
Snapshot Summary, May 2017, Our 22nd year of Homeschooling Comes to a Close
Snapshot Summary, April 2017
Snapshot Summary, March 2017
Snapshot Summary, February 2017
Snapshot Summary, January 2017

2016
Snapshot Summary: December 2016
Snapshot Summary, November 2016
Snapshot Summary: October 2016
Snapshot Summary, September 2016 

Homeschool Year 21 with 2 seniors, one of which is special needs, an 8th grade, and an 6th grade student
Snapshot Summary, March 11-17, 2016, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, days 90-94


2015
Snapshot Summary: December 25-31, 2015: From Christmas to New Year's Eve {The first seven days of Christmas}
Snapshot Summary: December 18-24, 2015 Merry Christmas!
Snapshot Summary: December 11-17, 2015: Celebrations!
Snapshot Summary, December 4-10, 2015: It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas!
Snapshot Summary, November 27-December 3, 2015: The one in which A Christmas Carol Began


Snapshot Summary, November 20-26, 2015 Our Homeschool Weekly Report, days 44-47
Snapshot Summary, November 6-12, 2015, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, days 39-43

Snapshot Summary, October 30-November 5, 2015, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, days 34-38
Snapshot Summary, October 16-22, 2015, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, Days 29-33
Snapshot Summary, October 9-15, 2015 Our Homeschool Weekly Report, days 25-28

Snapshot Summary, October 23-29, 2015; The One with the Fall BFF Retreat and the Ultimate Halloween Party
Snapshot Summary, October 2-8, 2015, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, Days 21-24
August 28-September 3, 2015, Camp Bergenholtz week 2
August 21-27, 2015, Camp Bergenholtz, week 1
Snapshot Summary, August 7-13, 2015, week 37

Homeschool Year 20 with a special needs student high school, an 11th a 7th and a 5th grader
Snapshot Summary, August 14-20, 2015, week 38: The King, and We Have Finished Our 20th Year of Homeschooling!

Snapshot Summary, July 31-August 6, 2015, week 36; We Have Finally Finished The School Year!
Snapshot Summary, July 24-30, 2015 week 35 July is Over!

Snapshot Summary, July 17-23, 2015,  week 34: Monks
Snapshot Summary, July 10-16, 2015, week 33

Snapshot Summary, July 3-9, 2015, week 32 Knights

Snapshot Summary, June 26-July 2, 2015, week 31

Snapshot Summary, June 19-25, 2015, week 30 Tradesmen
Snapshot Summary, June 12-18, 2016, week 29, A New Member of the Family Edition
Snapshot Summary, June 5-11, 2015, week 28: Peasants

Snapshot Summary, May 29-June 4, 2015, week 27 Snapshot Summary May 22-28, 2015
Snapshot Summary, May 15-21, 2015 The One with The Grandparents' Visit
Snapshot Summary, May 8-14, 2015 The One with the Play
Snapshot Summary, May 1-7, 2015 The One with 1001 Things to Get Done Before the Show
Snapshot Summary, April 24-30, 2015, week 26:  You don't have to follow the schedule! Edition
Snapshot Summary, April 17-23, 2015, week 25
Snapshot Summary, April 10-16, 2015 and Our Homeschool Weekly Report, week 24
Snapshot Summary, April 3-9, 2015 and Our Homeschool Weekly Report, week 23

Snapshot Summary, March 27-April 2, 2015 and Our Homeschool Weekly Report, week 22
Snapshot Summary, March 20-26, 2015, week 21

Snapshot Summary, March 13-19,  2015, week 20
Snapshot Summary, March 5-12, 2015; week 19
Snapshot Summary, February 28-March 4, 2015, week 18
Snapshot Summary, February 13-27, 2015, weeks 16 & 17
Snapshot Summary, February 6-12, 2015, week 15
Snapshot Summary, January 23-February 5, 2015, week 14
Snapshot Summary, January 16-22, 2015, week 13
Snapshot Summary, January 9-15, 2015, week 12Snapshot Summary, January 2-8, 2015 The One with the Twelfth Night Party
Snapshot Summary: December 26, 2014-January 1, 2015, The One with a 14th Birthday and New Year's

2014
Snapshot Summary: December 19-25 2014
Snapshot Summary, December 5-11, 2014
Snapshot Summary, November 28-December 4, 2014, week 11
Snapshot Summary, November 2014
Snapshot Summary, October 24-November 6, 2014, Week 8
Snapshot Summary, October 20-23, 2014, week 7
Snapshot Summary of our Break Week, October 11-19, 2014: My BFF Retreat
Snapshot Summary, October 3-10, 2014, week 6: A Day in the Life of Our Homeschool Edition

Snapshot Summary, September 26-October 2, 2014, week 5

Snapshot Summary, September 19-25, 2014, week 4
Snapshot Summary, September 12-18, 2014, week 3
Snapshot Summary, September 5-11, 2014, week 2
Snapshot Summary, August 29-September 4, 2014 From Camp Bergenholtz to Back to School for Our 20th Year of Homeschooling

Homeschool Year 19 with a special needs student high school, an 10th, an 6th and a 4th grader
Snapshot Summary, June 13-20, 2014 week 36, Our Final Week of This Year
Snapshot Summary, June 6-12, 2014, week 35, Getting There is Half the Learning Edition
Snapshot Summary,  May 30-June 5,2014,  week 34
Snapshot Summary, May 23-29, 2014, week 33
Snapshot Summary, May 16-22, 2014 week 32, Once Upon a Time Edition
Snapshot Summary, May 8-15, 2014, Mom's Retreat Edition
Snapshot Summary,  May 2-7, 2014, week 31
Snapshot Summary, April 25-May 1, 2014, week 30: The One with the All Day Rehearsal
Snapshot Summary,  April 18-24, 2014, Easter Edition
Snapshot Summary, April 11-17, 2014, week 28
Snapshot Summary, April 4-10, 2014 Spring Break Edition
Snapshot Summary,  March 28-April 3, 2014 week 27: Using Games to Review 
Snapshot Summary, March 21-27, 2014, week 26: Steven's Birthday Edition
Snapshot Summary, March 14-20, 2014, week 25Snapshot Summary,  March 7-13,2014, week 24
Snapshot Summary, February 28-March 6, 2014; week 23Snapshot Summary, February 21-27, 2014, Our Homeschool Weekly Report, week 22 
February 14-22, 2014: The Week There Was No Snapshot Summary
Snapshot Summary, February 7-13, 2014,  Our Homeschool Weekly Report,week 21 Beginning of Study of Ancient Greece
Snapshot Summary, January 31-February 6, Our Homeschool Weekly Report,  week 20: Ancient China

Snapshot Summary, January 24-30, 2014, Our Homeschool Weekly Report,week 19: Around The World NightSnapshot Summary, January 17-23, Our Weekly Homeschool Report, week 18, Half-way Through!
Snapshot Summary, January 10-16, 2014, Our Weekly Homeschool Report, week 16-17
Snapshot Summary, January 3-9, 2014: Christmas Vacation Over and School Begins Again, week 15
Snapshot Summary, December 27, 2013- January 2, 2014: The Twelve Days of Christmas

2013
Snapshot Summary, December 20-26, 2013, It was the week before Christmas Edition
Snapshot Summary, December 13-19, 2013 Advent Activities, The Week with Lots of Cookies! Edition
Snapshot Summary, December 6-12, 2013

Snapshot Summary, November 29-December 5, 2013 week 14, How Material is Presented Makes a Difference
Snapshot Summary, November 15-21, 2013 Review Week
Snapshot Summary November 8-14, 2013, week 11
Snapshot Summary, November 1-7, 2013 week 10 Investigating the Four Forces of Flight Edition
Snapshot Summary, October 25-31, 2013 week 9
Snapshot Summary, October 18-24, 2013 week 8
Snapshot Summary, October 11-17, 2013, week 7 Passover Edition
Snapshot Summary,  October 4-10,2013, Week 6
Snapshot Summary, September 27-October 3, 2013,  week 5
Snapshot Summary, September 20-26, 2013, week 4
Snapshot Summary, September 13-19, 2013 week 3: Building Relationships Edition

Snapshot Summary,  September 6-12, 2013, Week 2

Snapshot Summary, August 30-September 5, 2013; From Camp Bergenholtz to Starting Our 18th Year of Homeschooling

Homeschool Year 18 with a special needs student high school, an 9th, an 5th and a 3rd grader
Snapshot Summary, August 23-29, 2013; Camp Bergenholtz, week 2
Snapshot Summary, August 16-22, 2013 Camp Bergenholtz, week 1
Snapshot Summary, June 21-27, 2013

Snapshot Summary, June 14-20, 2013, week 32, World War II Assignments Edition
Snapshot Summary,  June 7-13, 2013 Circles and Pi Edition
Snapshot Summary, May 31-June 6, 2013, week 30, How to Homeschool Through Difficult Times Edition
Snapshot Summary,  May 24-30, 2013 {week 29 ), Graphing Coordinates Edition
Snapshot Summary, May 17-23, 2013 {week 28)
Snapshot Summary, May 10- 16, 2013
Snapshot Summary, May 3-9, 2013 Spring Break, week 2
Snapshot Summary, April 26-May 2, 2013 Spring Break, week 1: Grandparent's Edition
Snapshot Summary, April 19-25, 2013, week 27
Snapshot Summary,April 12-18, 2013, week 26

Snapshot Summary,  April 5-11, week 25, Turner's Creek in the Spring Edition
Snapshot Summary, March 29-April 4, 2013, week 24

Snapshot Summary, March 22-28, 2013, week 23
Snapshot Summary, March 15-21, 2013, week 22

Snapshot Summary,  March 8-14, 2013, week 21

Snapshot Summary, March 1-7, 2013,  Week 20
Snapshot Summary,  February 23-28, 2013 week 19
Snapshot Summary, February 15-21, 2013,  week 18; Halfway There!

Snapshot Summary, February 8-14, 2013, week 17: Chinese New Year (snake), Mardi Gras and Valentine's Day
Snapshot Summary,  February 1-7, 2013, week 16
Snapshot Summary, January 25-31, 2013 The Last of January Edition
Snapshot Summary, January 18-24, 2013: Home Again, Home Again, Jiggity-Jig! Edition

Snapshot Summary, January 11-17, 2013: Last Week in Tennessee
Snapshot Summary, January 4-10, 2013, week 15

2012
Snapshot Summary, December 28, 2012-Jan 4, 2013: Christmas Break, part II
Snapshot Summary, December 21-27, 2012: Christmas Break
Snapshot Summary,  December 14-20, 2012
Snapshot Summary, December 7-13, 2012
Snapshot Summary,  November 30-December 6 , 2012,  week 14
Snapshot Summary, November 23-29, 2012, week 13
Snapshot Summary,  November 16-22, 2012, week 12
Snapshot Summary, November 9-15,2012,  week 11
Snapshot Summary, November 2-8, 2012, week 10

Snapshot Summary, October 26-November 1, 2012, week 9: Review Week and All Things Halloween
Snapshot Summary, October 19-25, 2012, week 8

Snapshot Summary, October 12-18, 2012, week 7

Snapshot Summary,  October 6-11, 2012, week 6
Snapshot Summary,  September 29-October 4, 2012, week 5
Snapshot Summary, September 21-27, 2012, week 4
Snapshot Summary, September 14-20, 2012, week 3: Light, Biological Key and the Telegraph

Snapshot Summary, September 7-13, 2012, week 2: Celtic Festival, Biology Introduction and the Transcontinental Railroad

Snapshot Summary, September 4-6, 2012, week 1: School Cones, Revolutions and New Nations and Erupting Lava Bottles Begin our 18th Year of Homeschooling 

Homeschool Year 17 with a special needs student high school, an 11th, an 8th and a 5th grader
Snapshot Summary August 25-September 3, 2012, summer week 5 Our Not-Back-To-School Edition
Snapshot Summary, August 18-23, 2012 summer week 4 Baseball Edition
Snapshot Summary, August 10-16, 2012 Summer School, week 3
Snapshot Summary, August 3-10, Summer School, week 2, At The Covered Bridge Edition
Snapshot Summary, July  27-August 2, 2012: Summer School Begins
Snapshot Summary, June 29-July 5, 2012
Snapshot Summary, June 22-28, 2012 week 33
Snapshot Summary, June 15-22, 2012 week 32 Boundless Playground Edition

Snapshot Summary, week 29, May 7-11, 2012
Snapshot Summary, April 30-May 4, 2012 week 28
Snapshot Summary, April 23-27, 2012 week 27 Review Week
Snapshot Summary, April 16-20, 2012 week 26
Snapshot Summary, April 9-13, 2012 week 25

Snapshot Summary, April 1-8, 2012 week 24/Easter Week
Snapshot Summary, March 26-30, 2012 week 23
Snapshot Summary, March 19-23, 2012 week 22, Bike Riding in Spring Edition
Snapshot Summary, March 12-17, 2012 week 21, at The Beach In Spring 
Snapshot Summary, March 5-9, 2012 week 20

Snapshot Summary, February 27-March 2, 2012 week 19
Snapshot Summary, February 20-24 2012. week 18
Snapshot Summary, February 13-17, 2012 week 17 "My Men" Edition
Snapshot Summary, February 3-12, 2012 Mid-Year Winter Vacation
Snapshot Summary; January 30- February 2, 2012 More Railroad Trains and Geoboards
Snapshot Summary, January 23-27, 2012 Railroads and Geoboards
Snapshot Summary, January 16-20, 2012 week 16
Snapshot Summary, January 9-13, 2012 week 15
Snapshot Summary, January 2-7, 2012 The Ninth Day of Christmas-Epiphany


2011

Snapshot Summary May 28- June 3, 2011 {A Week of Birthdays}
Snapshot Summary May 23-28, 2011 {week 33}
Snapshot Summary March 13-18, 2011 St. Patrick's Week



2010
Snapshot Summary: September 4-11, 2010 {Week 1} Our 15th Year of Homeschooling 

Homeschool Year 14, with a special needs student teen, a 7th, a 6th, a 4th grader and a Kindergartener
Snapshot Summary: August 28- September 3, 2010 {vacation week two}
Snapshot Summary: August 20-27, 2010: Camp Bergenholtz, week one
Snapshot Summary August 15-20, 2010 
Snapshot Summary August 9-14, 2010 {week 45}
Snapshot Summary August 2-7, 2010 {week 44}
Snapshot Summary July 26-31, 2010 {week 43}
Snapshot Summary: July 19-24,2010 {week 42}
Snapshot Summary July 12-17, 2010 {week 41}
Snapshot Summary July 5-9, 2010 {week 40}
Snapshot Summary June 28- July 4, {week 39} Happy Summer is Here! Edition
Snapshot Summary: June 21- June 26, 2010 {week 38} Playing in 100+ Heat and 44%+  humidity
Snapshot Summary: June 13-19, 2010 {week 37}
Snapshot Summary June 6-12, 2010, Closed Due to Colds
Snapshot Summary; May 31-June 5, 2010 {week 36}
Snapshot Summary; May 24-29, 2010 {week 35} Anticipation Edition
Snapshot Summary; May 17-23, 2010 {week 34} The Past, The Present & The Future Edition
Snapshot Summary May 10-16, 2010 {week 33} All Creatures Great & Small Edition

Snapshot Summary: May 3-9 2010 {week 32}
Snapshot Summary, April 26-May 1, 2010 {week 31}

Snapshot Summary, April 19-25, 2010 {week 30}
Snapshot Summary: April 12-18, 2010 {week 29}
Snapshot Summary: April 5-11 2010 {week 28}
Snapshot Summary, March 28-April 2, 2010 Break Week

Snapshot Summary, March 22-25, 2010 {week 27}  Not Letting Go Edition

Snapshot Summary, March 15-21, 2010 {week 26} Spring Flower Edition
Snapshot Summary, March 8-13, 2010 {week 25}

Snapshot Summary, March 1-5, 2010 {week 24}
Snapshot Summary, February 22-26, 2010 {week 23}
Snapshot Summary, February 15-21, 2010 {week 22}
Snapshot Summary, February 8-14, 2010 {week 21}
Snapshot Summary, February 1-7, 2010 {week 20}
Snapshot Summary January 25-30, 2010 {week 19}
Snapshot Summary January 18-24, 2010 { Week 18}
Snapshot Summary January 11-15, 2010 {week 17}
Snapshot Summary January 4-8, 2010 {week 16}

2009
Snapshot Summary December 28, 2009 -January 3, 2010
Snapshot Summary December 21-27, 2009  Christmas Break

Snapshot Summary December 14-20, 2009 {week 15}
Snapshot Summary December 21-27, 2009  Christmas Break
Snapshot Summary December 14-20, 2009 {week 15}
Snapshot Summary December 7-13, 2009 {week 14}

Snapshot Summary November 30- December 6, 2009  {week 13}
Snapshot Summary November 23-27, 2009  {week 12}

Snapshot Summary November 16-22, 2009  {week 11}
Snapshot Summary November 8-13, 2009 {week 10}

Snapshot Summary November 2-7, 2009 {week 9}
Snapshot Summary: October 26-31, 2009 {week 8}
Snapshot Summary October 19-23, 2009 {week 7}
Snapshot Summary October 12-17, 2009  {week 6}
Snapshot Summary: October 5-10, 2009 {week 5}
Snapshot Summary: September 28-October 2, 2009 {week 4)

Snapshot Summary: September 21-26, 2009  {week 3}
Snapshot Summary, September 14-19, 2009  {week 2}