Thursday, March 25, 2010

CES Books - Curriculum Day

Date: Monday 29 March
Time: 12:30 - 3:30
Venue: Caversham Baptist Church which is on the corner of Surrey St and South Road.

Christina Green from CES Books has a huge range of curriculum on offer! She will be bringing copies of them all with her, so you will have the opportunity to browse them all and compare the different option available. She will have multiple copies of most things, so you will be able to buy items on the day. Christina will also being taking orders for any items she runs out of. Payment can be made by cash, credit card, American express, cheque and eftpos.
There are no facilities available for children.

See the CES Website for a list of their available resources:

Dunedin Conference - Craig and Barbara Smith

Dunedin Home Education Seminar

Mon 26 April 2010

Venue: Musselburgh Baptist Church, 131 Musselburgh Rise, Dunedin
Time: 10a.m – 3p.m and 7 – 9p.m evening
Speakers: Craig and Barbara Smith
Cost: $15 per family, which includes the Children’s Programme
Contact: Dunedin Committee on or ph Katie 03 489 2349 or Barbara 06 357 4399

10:00 Registration and view resource table

10:15 Welcome and Notices

10:30 -12:00 Two Electives:
1. Craig Home Education – Getting things into perspective
2. Barbara Home Education through Secondary and preparing for Tertiary

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch Tea and coffee provided. Bring your own lunch. Alternatively a Dairy is across the road, or a 500 m walk to Musselburgh Shops [Baker's Dozen, and two Takeaways]. Woolworths 1km in same direction.

1:00 – 2:30pm Two Electives:
1. Craig Changing the Heart of a Rebel
2. Barbara Avoiding Burnout – Keeping going when the going gets tough

2:30 – 3:00 pm Afternoon tea and browsing resource tables. [ 3:00 to 7:00 p.m Home ]

7:00 – 9:00 p.m Two electives:
1. Craig Dad’s Essential role in Home Education – from a Christian Perspective
2. Barbara Training our children’s minds – ‘The tools of learning’ and ‘Motivation’

Easter Ideas

Some ideas for celebrating Easter:

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Upcoming Meetings

Our next get together will be next Friday the 19th March at 1:30 in the home of Selina-Jane. Please bring a plate for afternoon tea.

The following meeting will be on the 16th April, venue is yet to be confirmed.