Summer Planning and Learning (Ep 31, 5/20/13)

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Summer Planning and Learning, Savvy Homeschool Moms Podcast

In this episode the moms chat about Postcards from Youth: Peru, Biddy Bedtime Stories and Summer Planning and Learning.

Links in this episode:

Postcards from Youth: Peru


Biddy Bedtime Stories

Books in this Episode:

The Thirteenth Unicorn by W.D. Newman

Flyte by Angie Sage (Septimus Heap #2)

Vampire Brat and Ghostsitters by Angie Sage (Araminta Spookie series)

Warriors: Forest of Secrets and Warriors: Rising Storm by Erin Hunter

Revolutionary War on Wednesday, Twister on Tuesday, Stage Fright on a Summer Night by Mary Pope Osborne

Vampire Brat by Angie Sage (#4 in Araminta Spookie series)

Ghostsitters (#5 in Araminta Spookie series)

Stolen Innocence by Elissa Wall

Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom

Mysterious Messages by Gary Blackwood

How to Write your Life Story by Ralph Fletcher

How Writers Work by Ralph Fletcher

A Writer’s Notebook by Ralph Fletcher.

Cool Cars and Trucks, and Cool Castles by Sean Kenney

Raising a Sensory Smart Child by Lindsey Biel

Unnatural Creatures a book of short stories selected by Neil Gaiman

Days of the Knights by Christopher Maynard

Joan of Arc by Diane Stanley

King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Emma Sterne and Barbara Lindsay


Links of the Week:  and

Summer Learning Loss

Savvy Homeschool Moms Episode #4 Summer Reading Programs

Five Ways to Make Homeschooling Fun While on Summer Vacation

5 Ways to Encourage Summer Learning

Homeschooling Through Summer 

This episode is sponsored by Moving Beyond the Page – homeschool curriculum for hands-on, creative, and gifted learners. Learn more at

2 Responses

  1. Joni

    Yay! Thanks for reading my review on the podcast! You got a big fist pump in my van when you pronounced my name CORRECTLY! Woohoo! It is pronounced “Johnny” Keep up the good work! I’ve now caught up with all the shows and anxiously await every episode!

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