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Topsy
02-17-2011, 07:27 AM
A member has requested that we set up a private forum for a Flat Stanley exchange. I am setting up a poll to check for the amount of interest in this idea. If you are not familiar with the Flat Stanley project, click here (http://www.flatstanley.com/) for more info. The forum for this exchange would be private and password-protected.

Please respond in the poll if you would be interested in participating in a Flat Stanley exchange at SecularHomeschool.com.

bcnlvr
02-17-2011, 07:39 AM
We are interested!! Spring in Charleston is lovely....Stanley will love it!

JEJordan9
02-17-2011, 07:58 AM
We are interested as well!

Vashti
02-17-2011, 10:14 AM
While I've only just learned about Flat Stanley, we'd definitely be interested. I'm just introducing geography concepts to my preschool/kindergartners and I'd really love an opportunity to exchange like this.

Vashti

Autumn
02-17-2011, 11:17 AM
We were just reading up on the Flat Stanley project last week. We'd love to join in!

~Autumn

hockeymom
02-17-2011, 03:54 PM
Can he handle a Canadian winter? LOL Yeah, we'd like to do this too, sounds fun!

Ana
02-17-2011, 04:11 PM
or a Mexican Summer? Yes he can! ;) I will probably use this opportunity to start geography with the wee ones. Possibly a course in states and countries as well, learning about each place as he travels my kids would enjoy much more than book work.

CathleenB
02-17-2011, 04:55 PM
yes! this would be so much fun for the kids.

lotusfrommud
02-18-2011, 06:50 PM
Would LOVE to participate in this!

rumbledolly
02-18-2011, 07:15 PM
Thanks for doing the poll! Stanley will love mud season in Maine (mud season - falls between wicked cold and those darn black flies/tourist season).

Satori
02-18-2011, 07:35 PM
We did this last year. We were on a pretty big list (40-50?) and we got back 4 via email. It was fun, but be prepared for lost Flats, or families that stop participating. We anticipated that and sent out 4 at a time. Still lost them all. :(

We're in for the Secular Homeschool Flat Stanley!

rumbledolly
02-21-2011, 11:04 AM
Topsy has been kind enough to get this going. Here is the new thread - very similiar to Valentines. You must request the password. Click HERE (http://www.secularhomeschool.com/forums/56-SHS-Flat-Stanley-Exchange)

rumbledolly
02-22-2011, 04:08 PM
And we have a blog. Once we get started you'll find all the info on where Stanley is right here (http://www.secularhomeschool.com/entries/567-Welcome-to-Flat-Stanley-s-Blog)

naturegirl7
02-24-2011, 07:39 PM
We would LOVE to participate! We tried this recently on another HS board and it was a disaster - we were so disappointed! this sounds much much more organized though :)

We are heading to Mexico in late April for 2 weeks - I know it is longer than the 1 week time frame, but we'd love to take him with us to Mexico. Stanley could have adventures at various Mayan ruins and cenotes :)

naturegirl7
02-24-2011, 07:42 PM
Topsy has been kind enough to get this going. Here is the new thread - very similiar to Valentines. You must request the password. Click HERE (http://www.secularhomeschool.com/forums/56-SHS-Flat-Stanley-Exchange)

Can I have the password sent to me - please? :)

Topsy
02-25-2011, 08:21 AM
Could anyone who wants the password do me a favor and use the Contact Us link at the bottom of the page and then click on "Request Flat Stanley Password"? This comes to my email and keeps me from having to go in and private message each individual person. Thanks!!!