A Blast From The Past

Welcome to Dave Out Loud.

Here is the first installment of the videos from Dave Out Loud at it's previous platform. This is circa November, 2011.   ...

Saturday, December 1, 2012

Bill Nye, Creationism is Highly Appropriate for our Children

This is a video response of the last post. Spider Droid and I are still planning our own video response.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Bill Nye: Creationism Is Not Appropriate For Children - OPV

I don't believe any of this, but I post it here.  Spider Droid and I are going to make a response video to this soon.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Burpee Challenge

Here is a video I just put on Home School Dad.  Since it is a video, I thought I'd share it here as well.

This is Dave Out Loud, Going out Strong!

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

JJ Heller - Boat Song (Official Music Video)


Other People's Videos

We are big J.J. Heller fans.  We saw her in concert earlier this year.  More on that concert  can be found at HSD by clicking here. So I thought her boat song, which is based on Margaret Wise Brown's book the Runaway Bunny would be a good fit for this session of OPV.

Sunday, July 15, 2012

How to make a paper airplane

I asked my son, Spider Droid to share some of the fine points of Paper Airplane making.

Here is some footage of him teaching his method to our family

Spider Droid turned the camera on me and walked me again through the process

I have shared this post with the Carnival of Homeschooling which will be hosted this week at Why Homeschool.  I will put up the link here on Tuesday.

I guess there's nothing more to say except the closing. 

Carnival of Homeschooling

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Homeschoolers Song

Other People's Videos

As much as I'd like, this can't all be all about me.  Every once in a while I like to post other people's videos, (OPV), such as this one from Rhett and Link:

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Carnival of Homeschooling Out Loud

Carnival of Homeschooling # 336
Presents . . .

I am Dave.  My main blog is Home School Dad.

Barbara Frank Online presents Don't be Intimidated by Homeschooling for High School Part I

Tamara chimes in with Summer Fun Activities at Tales of a Pee Dee Mama.  Before you head over to PeeDeepedia, the Pee Dee is a region in the northeastern corner of South Carolina.

Speaking of summer, It is a great time to nurture family relationships and make learning a pleasurable experience. So says Susan of At Home and School in Family summer fun: 10 ways to learn and connect

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer.  Jeff of Do It Yourself High School  says:  "While most families spend Memorial Day weekend at the beach, we go on a hike and learn little known, yet interesting, information."  Jeff shares some of that info in  Homeschoolers hike Indiana Dunes State Park.

Mindy of Den School asks Television -helpful or harmful?

Liz E presents Homeschooling Failures posted at Homeschooling in Buffalo.

What to Teach in Homeschool at Letters From Nebby

Julie who hosts the Homeschooled Kids Blog Carnival at  Homeschooling-ideas  asks the excellent question, Whose homeschool is it anyway?

Resources for Shakespeare's Hamlet presented by Annie Kate of Tea Time with Annie Kate.

Beveryly Hernandez is pleased to announce that the 14th annual Summer Reading Club is being hosted at Homeschool Journeys.  She invites us to Join the Homeschool Summer Reading Club.

Here's Erin  of Nirvana Homeschooling with   Free Homeschooling Curriculum, Textbooks and Resources.

Alasandra of Alasandra's Homeschool Blog wants us to Remember the Raisin all 1,812 of them.

Lincoln & Latin is a summary of Jen's week  in Forever, For Alawys, No Matter What.

Speaking of Puppy,  Over at Home School Dad, I present Tired of School.

Pamela Jorrick presents Less Screen Time and More Conversations posted at Blah, Blah, Blog.

Laura Grace Weldon  explains the Benefits of Special Interest Groups

Want a shock? Try Grade Shock  by Christine from Our Curious Home

Misty Z invites us to have a ball at Homeschool Bytes by Learning Geography with Games and a Beach Ball.

Katherine presents School Choice  at No Fighting No Biting

Abrianna's take on Vouchers  can be found at Cowgirl Yankee. 

What If? as presented by Linda Dobson of Parent at the Helm.

Travel is an important part of education.  So says Cristina of Home Spun Juggling in An Education one (Foot)step at a Time.

Henry Cate of  Why Homeschool announces We are losing our first homeschooler.

Andrea Hermitt presents Last Day at Notes from A Homeschooled Mom

Christine MM of The Thinking Mother has a plan, A halfday homeschool plan for the last two weeks of the  year

Next Week's Carnival is at

Submissions are due to: CarnivalOfHomeschooling@gmail.com by 6:00 PM (PST) on the Monday evening of the week. It will be greatly appreciated if the submissions come in earlier. Please send the following information:

Title of Post
URL of Post
Name of Blog
URL of Blog
Brief summary of the post
(With "carnival" or "submission" in the subject field of the email.)

You can also send in a submission via Blog Carnival by going here.

I'll be back in a day or two with some Carnival outtakes. 

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

COH @ DOL 6/5/2012

This weeks Carnival of Homeschooling is at the Informed Parent.

send a submission by e-mail to CarnivalofHomeschooling@gmail.com.  Make sure to include the following:

Title of Post
URL of Post
Name of Blog
URL of Blog
Brief summary of the post
(With "carnival" or "submission" in the subject field of the email.)

Also Henry Cate, the grand poobah of COH, explains what a blog carnival is in his 2005 post, What is a blog carnival?

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Nice Day to go to The Park

Huck Finn on the Jungle Gym
Swinging with the Roman Empire
Preoccupied Puppy
Big Finish

End Notes: Diocletian was made emperor of Rome in 284 A.D. He divided the Empire and ruled the Eastern half himself and appointed Maximian to rule the Western half.  Maximian was the name Spider Droid and I could not think of in our interview. 

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Disney on Ice: Puppy dares to review Dare to Dream.

Dare to Dream –
All State Arena 1-25 to 1 –29
United Center 2-1 to 2-12

Click here for info on discounted tickets

Sunday, January 8, 2012

Welcome to Dave Out Loud.

Here is the first installment of the videos from Dave Out Loud at it's previous platform. This is circa November, 2011.