Thursday, August 27, 2015

Love of videogames, Unseen Futures, Phrases, Read a little (more)

New page on the love of video games (and it probably won't be what you expect)
http://sandradodd.com/videogames/love

Preparing for unseen futures (new page)
http://sandradodd.com/unseenfuture

Quote and image added to the page on phrases to avoid (from a 2013 Just Add Light post)
http://sandradodd.com/phrases

Addition to the "Read a little, try a little..." page, something by Karen James
http://sandradodd.com/readalittle#karen

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Water; "Screentime", Shame & Guilt

Water—lots of kinds of thoughts about water play and water peace and water abundance (new page)
http://sandradodd.com/water

To the recent page on how Roxana Sorooshian used "screens" in graduate school, I have added her mom's summary of the fellowship, grant and scholarships Roxana has been given for her PhD work.
http://sandradodd.com/screentime/roxana

Helpful ideas by Marta Venturini (was Marta Pires) and Pam Sorooshian, partway down the lefthand side:
http://sandradodd.com/mentalhealth

Sunday, August 2, 2015

"Disturbing content," Condemnation (avoiding), why unschool?

On "HOW Unschooled Kids Watch TV"—new, at the bottom, about "disturbing content"
http://sandradodd.com/t/holly

Condemnation—how to avoid it and how to open up the doors to allow for growth and change (new page)
http://sandradodd.com/condemnation

Why do people unschool? (existing page, cleaned up, small additions)
http://sandradodd.com/whyunschool

Saturday, June 27, 2015

"If only...", deschooling, and becoming a better parent

Three new quotes on "if only":
http://sandradodd.com/ifonly

and one links to something new on deschooling, by Karen James:
http://sandradodd.com/karenjames/deschooling

Rearrangement, clean-up, new photo and quote (used once on Just Add Light before this):
http://sandradodd.com/peace/becoming

Friday, June 26, 2015

Introverts and Extroverts and in between

This was added to the bottom of a page on my site, but because I chose to put it at the bottom, I figured it should be at the top somewhere. Here it is. I followed links back to find the artist and that's credited/linked.

If people offer all of those courtesies to EVERY child (partner, friend), they won't need to worry about whether they're extrovert, introvert or a combo!

—Sandra Dodd
comment on that image
on facebook, 6/26/15


art by Becky


Added to the page "What if your child is an introvert?" http://sandradodd.com/introvert

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Spirituality, Words, Logic, Learning

Additions and clean-up; newly added exchange between Janine Davies and Rippy Dusseldorp:
http://sandradodd.com/spirituality

New writing by Alex Polikowsky, lefthand when two-column section starts:
http://sandradodd.com/mindfulofwords

Addition to a Joyce-collection on logical thought for unschoolers, lower left:
http://sandradodd.com/joyce/logic

New page, mostly Karen James' writing:
http://sandradodd.com/karenjames/reallearning

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Fear, Control, Playdough

Addition of something by Joyce Fetteroll at:
http://sandradodd.com/fear

Collected something from 2014, by Jo Isaac, Jenny Cyphers, and Sandra Dodd:
http://sandradodd.com/eating/control

Added an original-writing Just-Add-Light-and-Stir post to the playdough recipe page:
http://sandradodd.com/playdough

photo (a link) by Janine Davies

Friday, April 24, 2015

Courtesy, Inspiration

Courtesy (with links to related things—a page I hadn't finished until recently):
http://sandradodd.com/courtesy

Crediting inspirations, additions to an obscure page:
http://sandradodd.com/inspiration

Monday, April 6, 2015

Fear, Bullshit, Obstacles, Choices and Mistakes

New writing about fears (top, Clare Kirkpatrick):
http://sandradodd.com/fears

New page addressing extreme nonsense presented as truth:
http://sandradodd.com/bullshit

Older page discovered and finished, on obstacles
http://sandradodd.com/obstacles

Addition and clean-up to page on better choices:
http://sandradodd.com/betterchoice

Long-lost page with Deb Lewis writing on the value of and recovery from mistakes:
http://sandradodd.com/mistakes

photo (a link) by Claire Horsley


Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Service; Memories and TV; Simpsons

 photo DSC020622.jpgNew description of first thoughts on "Service," second on the right, Parvine Shahid:
http://sandradodd.com/service (addition to existing page)

Memories related to TV viewing, featuring writing by Karen James, instigated and reported by Ronnie Maier
http://sandradodd.com/t/memories (new page)

Philosophy, kids, banking, death, omnipotence and The Simpsons
http://sandradodd.com/strew/simpsons (page updated, cleaned up)



the photo is a link

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Make-Your-Own Thinking Sticks





I got tired of making Thinking Sticks and I can't ship them overseas anymore without crazy-high shipping costs. Until I get around to making online randomizers, I'm sharing the word lists and directions. You don't need to use sticks and sharpies; there are other options. Some suggestions are in his first link:

Instructions in English and in French

Here is an introduction with links at the bottom to lists in French, Dutch and German and four English lists: American, British, Canadian and Australian.
http://sandradodd.com/thinkingsticks

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Judgment, failure, self-regulation

These topics sound negative, as a group. Coincidence.
 photo TreebridgeJanine.jpg
Not new, but never announced, it seems. (And some recent additions.)
http://sandradodd.com/judgment

Failure (to get unschooling, to support or maintain it)
http://sandradodd.com/failure

Nice new bit about self-regulation, from Sarah Carley Thompson, second from the bottom
http://sandradodd.com/self-regulation

Click the photo for lighter ideas.

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