Learning About Christmas in Germany for Kids
This year we're doing something different for school during the month of December. Instead of worrying about spelling, writing, grammar, and all the other "boring" school stuff....we're diving into a unit study about winter holidays around the world. Yesterday we learned about Christmas in Germany and it was so much fun. When you're teaching from […]
Grammar Curriculum for Homeschoolers
When looking for a grammar curriculum for homeschoolers, I like something that's simple, easy to understand, and a program my kids can do on their own. Grammar doesn't have to be difficult and convoluted. This is my pick for the best secular grammar curriculum for homeschoolers. Finding a good homeschool grammar curriculum has been a […]
What is a Homeschool Co-Op
What is a homeschool co-op? Are homeschool co-ops allowed in your state? How do you find a homeschool co-op? These are all questions that I'm asked when new homeschoolers are figuring things out. A homeschool co-op is a group of parents that get together regularly to teach their children certain subjects. The most common homeschool […]
Using MEL Science Kits to Supplement Your Homeschool
MEL Science Kits are a great way to supplement your science curriculum. Check out this MEL Science Review plus, get an awesome MEL Science Discount code for 3 free months! Mel Science is more than just another monthly subscription box. It's a portal into a world full of science wonders. Most kits you purchase just […]
Historical Fiction Books for Middle School
These are the best historical fiction books for middle school students. Reading historical fiction helps students learn what the life and times were like during certain points in history.
Historical Fiction Books for Kids
Over 25 amazing historical fiction books for kids. Put the JOY in learning history by stepping back in time and seeing important events through the eyes of those who were living during that time.
Nintendo Switch Educational Games
My kids love to play their Nintendo Switch and it's always a bonus when I can find educational games for the Nintendo Switch....then I don't feel so guilty about extra screen time. These Nintendo Switch educational games are the perfect gift without them realizing they're learning!
Homeschool Supplies: What You Really Need and What You Don't
This list of homeschool supplies cuts out the junk you don't need while focusing on the items that you really do want for starting homeschooling. Some homeschool supplies are over-rated while other homeschool supplies are essential...learn what you need and what you can skip.
How Does Homeschooling Work
Thinking about homeschooling, unschooling, road schooling, world schooling, or any other kind of alternative schooling? And, you're wondering how does homeschooling work? Read along as I cover the ins and outs of how homeschooling works.
Socialization for Homeschoolers
The most common myth about homeschooling is that homeschool kids are socially awkward, weird, and unsocialized! The socialization for homeschoolers has been scrutinized by every single person who doesn't have experience with homeschooling since the beginning of homeschooling. Now, don't get me wrong, it was a legit fear of mine when we started our homeschool […]