Author Archive: Charlotte Cushman

Open House for Highlands Latin

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(412) 417-7404

Join us for our January open house and information night! Meet our administrators, look through our award winning curriculum, tour classrooms and have your questions answered about Highlands Latin Beaufort!

Immediately following the informative session there will be a high-school specific meeting for families interested in high school at HLSB. We have a few options available for high school students and we can’t wait to share them with you! 

Monday January 11th at 6:00pm

Okatie Baptist Church
5467 N. Okatie Highway
Ridgeland, SC 29936

Free Tree!!

From Cathy – thehaneys1@icloud.com. Free!!!! We have decided to go back to live trees, so we no longer need this one. It is 7 feet, prelit, with rotating stand. The stand only worked one year (this past Christmas was our 3rd year with it) started blowing the fuse but, the lights do still work. Also, have many Disney ornaments that will come with it. If interested, you can email and we can bring it to church on Sundays or Wednesdays. Couldn’t figure out how to add the pictures but, they are available upon request.

Donations for Missionary Family

If you are cleaning out any unused things – please consider donating them to a missionary family! We are hosting a missionary family until January 7 and they are in need of beds, bedding, an eating table, a desk, and anything else that you may have and want to donate.

Thank you for any considerations! You can either text me or give me a call if you have anything. We would be happy to pick it up.  

Lisa Stout
843-298-4389

Friday is Christmas Gift & Thrift @ the Farm!

Homeschool families! Come support fellow homeschoolers and buy local at Brant Family Farm!

Come on Friday from 12-4 to find Christmas presents for your family!

Meals for the Bywaters

Help us to bless the Bywater Family while Teresa goes through chemo.

From Paula –

I spoke with Teresa Bywater today. She is doing well and in good spirits. She is starting chemotherapy and radiation 5 days a week next week in Charleston. I started a meal schedule for her for meals 3 days a week. Take them a meal for Teresa Bywater while she has chemo.

Password: bywater1
https://takethemameal.com/meals.php?t=JUSQ5018

Discount Extended for Yearbook

Buy your yearbook for 5% off until November 18th!

Go to: www.treering.com/validate and enter our code: 101386254961710

The regular price is $27.59.

Text Charlotte at 843-592-1502 if you have any questions!

ISO Math U See Test Booklets

If anyone has the test booklets for Math U See, Gamma, Delta or Pre Algebra that they would be willing to give away or sell for a reasonable price.

Please text me – Heather 843-592-8493

Have some homeschool stuff to sell?

FYI

Dec 4th @ Brant Family Farm

Thought that homeschoolers might be interested in this Christmas Thrift, Gift and Book Sale at Brant Family Farm. Families/Individuals can sign up for spaces to sell crafts, thrift items, products from their home businesses etc. There are already several homeschool children who are creating Christmas crafts to sell.

Maybe you still have a lot of homeschool books to sell? You can take part in the GIANT BOOK SALE which Jennifer Bales and Susan Brant are organizing. All you have to do is drop off your labeled books to them and they will do the selling.

To register and more info click this link: https://thehomeschoolmathclasscom.wordpress.com/christmas-gift-thrift-book-sale/

Yearbook Time!

Buy your yearbook for 5% off until the end of October!

Go to: www.treering.com/validate and enter our code: 101386254961710

The regular price is $27.59.

Text Charlotte at 843-592-1502 if you have any questions!

Buy your yearbook today!

Constitution Day Resources

FYI – I thought fellow homeschoolers would be interested in this. It is from the SC Bar. Charlotte

Celebrate Constitution Day 2020 – September 17th

§  Did you know that the US Department of Education declared that any education institution receiving federal funds must offer lessons on the US Constitution every year for Constitution Day? 

§  Do you have plans for Constitution Day this year?

§  Looking for fun curriculum, lesson plans and games to use in the classroom?

In celebration of our country’s Constitution, the U.S. Department of Education has designated September 17 as annual Constitution Day! The day is intended to prompt any federally funded educational institution to conduct an event of their own design that celebrates the signing of the U.S. Constitution which occurred in 1787. Events or programming can be designed as educators see fit to best emphasize this momentous event with their students. Need a free Constitution Day Pocket Book or a Constitution Day tool kit?  Look no further:   http://www.constitutionday.cc/

Through participation in Constitution Day, students will increase their basic skills of listening, speaking, writing, reading, problem analysis, and many more attributes to include citizenship and awareness of their Constitution applicable to their daily lives.  Read the Federal Register establishing Constitution Day at https://www.loc.gov/law/help/commemorative-observations/constitution-day.php

Need Constitution Day Activities and Resources?

Make the most important document in the United States, the Constitution, fun and educational for your students while learning 10 things you didn’t know about the U.S. Constitution or drafting a Class Constitution of their own.

Additional Constitution Day Resources include:

http://www.icivics.org/

http://constitutioncenter.org/constitution-day/

http://www.constitutionday.cc/

http://www.constitutionday.com/

https://edsitement.neh.gov/constitution-day

https://www.knowitall.org/collections/constitution-day

http://www.archives.gov/founding-docs

http://www.crf-usa.org/constitutionday/constitution-day-lesson-plans-kindergarten-middle-and-high-school.html

http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/constitution-day/

https://www.constitutionfacts.com/us-constitution-day/history-of-constitution-day/

https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/sis/resources/constitution-day.html

http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/constitution-day.html

Cynthia H. Cothran

Law Related Education Director

P. O. Box 608

Columbia, SC 29202

Office: (803) 252-5139

Direct: (803) 576-3788

ccothran@scbar.org

www.scbar.org/lre

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