Homeschool Spelling

Homeschool Spelling: How to Keep it Simple and Fun!

Homeschool Spelling: How to Keep it Simple and Fun! Homeschool spelling for kids doesn’t need to be difficult or time consuming. With these ideas, you can be sure your kids are building their spelling skills while having fun—because everyone learns better when they are enjoying the process! How to Homeschool Spelling for Your Elementary Student … Read More

Copywork

Why You Should Use Copywork in Your Homeschool

Why You Should Use Copywork in Your Homeschool As a public school language arts teacher, I assumed the way to teach language skills was with grammar books, writing texts, worksheets, spelling workbooks…you get the idea. But when we think of language arts as so many different subjects and curriculum it can be overwhelming. I have … Read More

Homeschool Reading Curriculum

Do Kids Really Need a Curriculum to Be Great Readers?

Do Kids Really Need a Curriculum to Be Great Readers? Do kids really need a homeschool reading curriculum to be great readers? Yes and no. First we have to define what is meant when we say curriculum. Why? Because when we talk about homeschool reading curriculum, it probably involves more than you think—but in a … Read More

Solar System Unit Study

Perfect Book Pairings for A Solar System Unit Study

Perfect Book Pairings for A Solar System Unit Study  As long as mankind has been around we have looked to the sky and wondered about all the wonder and beauty above. There is no difference with our kids today. Many kids become so fascinated and enthralled by space. Doing a solar system unit study is a … Read More

Poetry Tea Time

The Ultimate Guide to Homeschool Poetry Tea Time

The Ultimate Guide to Homeschool Poetry Tea Time (teatime) Incorporate poetry tea time into your homeschool routine and help your children learn to enjoy poetry without the stress of studying it. With our simple guide to poetry tea time, you and your kids will look forward to it every week! Why Read Poetry When you … Read More

Free Typing Games

Awesome Games That Will Help Kids Learn Typing For Free

Awesome Games That Will Help Kids Learn Typing For Free Here at Homeschool Mastery Academy, we are all about making education fun and enjoyable. We also believe that children can benefit from knowing their way around a keyboard, especially in a world full of digital technology. That’s why we are excited to share with you … Read More

Educational Books For Kids

8 Educational Books For Kids That Will Make Them Smarter

8 Educational Books For Kids That Will Make Them Smarter We love books, and more than that, we love educational books for kids! Children are sponges when it comes to soaking up all the information available for them to learn. The topics that they come across on a daily basis only seem to grow more … Read More

writing activities

Writing Activities For Kids That Will Spark Excitement

Writing Activities For Kids That Will Spark Excitement Have you ever heard “The Sigh” come from your kids when you give them a writing assignment? “The Sigh” is a symptom of a disease that affects many young writers: boredom. Without treatment, they may even say those dreaded words, “This is so boring.” (They are pretty … Read More

essay ideas

Interesting Essay Ideas That Will Make Your Teen a Better Writer

Interesting Essay Ideas That Will Make Your Teen a Better Writer Teens often struggle with writing when there is a disconnect between them and the subject they have to write about. Sometimes it may be a lack of interest. At other times it may be a lack of real-life experience with the subject. That’s why … Read More

community helper

Awesome Ideas That Will Make Community Helpers Fun

Awesome Ideas That Will Make Community Helpers Fun The preschool years are a time to be filled with fun and wonder. They are just beginning to learn about the world around them and all the things that make our communities function. So there is no better time to plan some fun community helper activities than … Read More