Category Archives: Field Trip


Thursday, Lauren’s class went to Atlanta for our spring formal event with Classical Conversations. Despite traffic—the two and a quarter hour trip took three and a half—we had a great time, even if we did have to do a little … Continue reading

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Skiing and Science Fair and Spring Break

February has almost run its course. Hard to believe that Spring is just around the corner. Time to start thinking about gardening! I’m not sure where February went. We did enjoy a trip skiing on one of our days off … Continue reading

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Last Thursday, the hill across the way looked about like it did in the picture from the last post. Friday morning, when we left for a field trip to the art museum in Atlanta, it was foggy, and the hill … Continue reading

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First Freeze and What That Doesn’t Mean

We had our first freeze of the year this morning. That’s a little earlier than normal but not by much. Overall, though, it has been a little warmer than usual. The sad news about that is I am reminded that … Continue reading

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Practice and Forge Work

We had graduation practice the other night. It really is getting close! These are the six who are graduating:   While Rebekah is completely finished with school, she still is enjoying school-related activities. She went on a field trip to … Continue reading

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Rebekah was the first Herrington girl to finish the school year. Jenna finished Pre-Cal today and just has to finish up her thesis to be finished not just with the year but with high school! Lauren still has one more … Continue reading

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Water Park Trip

A couple of weeks ago, my Classical Conversations class went on a class trip to Wilderness at the Smokies, a water park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. We arrived on Sunday, and then spent that evening and pretty much the whole … Continue reading

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