I am a nerd. And I take it as a compliment when someone says that I'm a nerd. It's what makes me...well...me. And I'm pretty confident in who I am. And, I want to make sure that I am passing this "nerdiness" down to the Monk. He deserves all that knowledge has to give him.
So, here is a bit of a rant that I have. As an educator and a mother, I really want my son to have the best education possible and as much knowledge as his little nugget can hold. I work on lapbooks for him, and we watch nature shows and have long discussions about various topics. And I can find all sorts of resources for homeschooling (printables, worksheets, etc.) but, everything (and I mean pretty much EVERYTHING) seems to be tied to Christianity. Now, I'm not against Christians and I know that faith is important (otherwise, I wouldn't be trying to help my son grow to be a good Buddhist). However, there is practically NOTHING in the way of resources to aide in my quest of giving him an education.Yeah, good for you with your Bible unit studies and cool crafts. I'm glad that there are those resources available for those who need and use them. I just wish that there were as many resources available for us non-Christians. I so much want to make learning about the path to enlightenment engaging for my son. I just wish that