Officer Morgan and a Presentation Which Includes a Speech by Ryan

Ryan and I love having a blog.  Finding time to update it often proves to be a challenge though.  I really believe that there are not enough hours in a day! Two weeks ago, we met Officer Chris Morgan, the Mental Health Officer for North Richland Hills (NRH) Police Department.  I found out about him … More Officer Morgan and a Presentation Which Includes a Speech by Ryan

Four Short Stories by Ryan (One is dedicated to Grace) and a Short Video

I love Ryan’s stories.  I am probably biased because I am his mom, but I really love how he weaves in things and ideas that are in his mind.  In the following stories, you can tell that he has a lot on his mind:  learning to speak, the beach, his sister, his sister growing up … More Four Short Stories by Ryan (One is dedicated to Grace) and a Short Video

More Stories by Ryan (They Keep Getting Better and Better!) and an Update on Our School Goals

Ryan has been really into creative writing with Adriana lately.  He has recently written two of my favorite stories to date!  I honestly love how he incorporates what is going on in his life and weaves it into the stories. Here is one that he started with by spelling:  THINK THAT I HAVE TO TELL … More More Stories by Ryan (They Keep Getting Better and Better!) and an Update on Our School Goals

Autumn Happenings

To say that this has been a busy month would be a complete understatement.  It started off extremely difficult with the unexpected passing of our Uncle Owen, an absolutely wonderful man whom Ryan was very close with.  They had a bond that did not need spoken words and Uncle Owen was so good to Ryan … More Autumn Happenings

An Update, Some of Ryan’s Poems, a New Story, and Personal Training

In case you missed it, we posted this on Facebook last week!  So much wonderful progress because Ryan worked so hard! ***** Ryan wrote the following poem and story with Adriana Barriga, during sessions in his school week. HAVING DIFFERENCES IS REALLY HEALTHY I AM DIFFERENT AND YOU ARE TOO THAT IS GOOD THAT DIFFERENCE … More An Update, Some of Ryan’s Poems, a New Story, and Personal Training

Back to School, Standing for the National Anthem, and a Story

So we have officially been in school for 8 days now and I can honestly say that the past 8 days have been our best homeschooling days yet.  Even though I did not have a student-free week to set up a classroom like most teachers do, I have been trying to make planning a priority. … More Back to School, Standing for the National Anthem, and a Story