Do I have to purchase a whole year of curriculum when we plan to start in the middle of the academic year?
Are You Taking Time To Stir Up Your Gifts AKA Hidden Talents? You have more talents than you think. Giftings come in many sizes and shapes. What are yours? One of my mother-in-law’s talents is writing encouraging notes. She underestimates the value of that fine art, possibly because it is so easy for her. Choosing beautiful […]
Learn More About Homeschool Mini-Mesters! Homeschool mini-mesters—like college mini-mesters—are simply courses done in a shorter amount of time than the regular semester or year. Take anywhere from two to nine weeks or longer. Some subjects work better as mini-mesters—history, science, and electives. Reviews in math or reading could also work as a mini-mester course. Choosing Your […]
Take a Sneak Peek at Homeschooling This Summer! So you’re thinking about starting to homeschool next fall, but you’re still not sure. How about taking a sneak peek at homeschooling this summer to help you make the decision? What Is a Homeschool Sneak Peek? Glad you asked! It is a homeschool summer session trial to […]
When will you decide enough is enough, let’s homeschool? You read about homeschooling. You think about it for many reasons. You wonder if it is right for your child(ren). It’s there right in front of you, but you’re still on the fence of indecision. When will you take the leap of faith and start homeschooling? […]
My Favorite Hands-On Free Math Manipulative Which math manipulative can you: Recycle. Resell for 100% of what it cost you and pay no fees. Watch your children really, really enjoy learning about money? It’s only money! It is one of the best teaching tools for math—and it’s free. Put it into a plastic zippy bag—I […]