Curriculum is a Tool For Your Homeschool

Curriculum is a Tool For Your Homeschool

Curriculum is a Tool For Your Homeschool I think that a lot of homeschoolers are guilty of agonizing way too much over curriculum options! It’s so overwhelming to see all the vast array of choices and styles out there, and it’s so easy to start thinking that if we just choose the right one everything … Read More

11 Ways to Socialize Your Homeschool

11 Ways to Socialize Your Homeschool

11 Ways to Socialize Your Homeschool One of the main concerns people have about homeschooling is socialization. Many worry that these kids don’t spend enough time talking and playing with other people. They imagine them sitting at home all the time with no one to talk to but their immediate family. However, for most homeschooled … Read More

10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Homeschool Convention

10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Homeschool Convention

10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of a Homeschool Convention If you homeschool and you’ve never experienced a homeschool convention, this is your sign that it’s time to make it happen! It’s not something you have to attend every single year, but it’s absolutely worth giving it a try, at least once. Although I’m … Read More

How to Make the Grocery Store an Educational Experience

How to Make the Grocery Store an Educational Experience

How to Make the Grocery Store an Educational Experience From toddlerhood to the teenage years, a trip to the grocery store could be so much more than the mundane act of restocking on essentials. Make it an educational event, with some fun of course, using these ideas: Before you go… Write a list. For your … Read More

How to Use Notebooking in Homeschool

How to Use Notebooking in Homeschool

How to Use Notebooking in Homeschool What is Notebooking? Notebooking is a form of journaling. It’s simply using a notebook or pages placed inside a binder or folder that allows a child, or adult, to document the knowledge they are gaining. It can be a simple sketch of something they observe in science coupled with … Read More

6 Practical Ways to Teach Life Skills

6 Practical Ways to Teach Life Skills

6 Practical Ways to Teach Life Skills Life skills play an important role in becoming a well-adjusted, independent adult. You begin learning these basic skills as a child and continue to grow and improve upon them throughout life as you experience different things. All parents have the opportunity to help teach these skills to their … Read More

Rainbow Books and Activities for Preschoolers

Rainbow Books & Activities for Preschoolers

Your little one will love learning all about rainbows in our April preschool activity packet. Learn outdoors and in with hands-on activities, crafts, and engaging children’s literature all about rainbows. In this pack, you’ll find crafts and activities to encourage your child to learn and explore while gently introducing early reading, math, and science concepts … Read More

How to Homeschool Like a Minimalist

How to Homeschool Like a Minimalist

How to Homeschool Like a Minimalist Homeschooling is challenging and time consuming for parents but it doesn’t have to consume all of your time. If you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed and find yourself wishing for a simpler way of doing things, perhaps it’s time to take a minimalist approach to homeschool. Naturally, you want the … Read More

6 Creative Ideas to Incorporate into Your Homeschool Routine

6 Creative Ideas to Incorporate into Your Homeschool Routine

6 Creative Ideas to Incorporate into Your Homeschool Routine If you’re not careful, your homeschool routine can get a bit boring. Many homeschoolers start out very enthusiastic but that enthusiasm begins to fade away after a few weeks of doing the same thing every day. If you’re not careful, homeschool starts to feel more like … Read More

Is Your Family Cut Out For Road Schooling?

Is Your Family Cut Out For Road Schooling?

Is Your Family Cut Out For Road Schooling? Do you have a love for adventure? Do you get excited at the thought of living in an RV, meeting new people regularly and traveling to different locations to see the sights? If so, you don’t have to put your dream of travel on hold until your … Read More