How to Homeschool

Unit Studies
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 […]

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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 […]

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Homeschool Laws
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 […]

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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 […]

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Teaching History
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.

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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.

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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 […]

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How to Find Secular Homeschoolers

Most homeschoolers who identify as secular homeschoolers are lying low by either keeping to themselves or quietly hanging out in the Christian homeschool groups.

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Are Most Homeschoolers Religious? Yes, but...

Are most homeschoolers super religious? 25% identify as secular homeschoolers and 16% homeschool for religious reasons. So what's up with the rest of homeschoolers?

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What is Secular Homeschooling

Secular homeschooling is approaching homeschool without any religious intent. As of 2022 approximately 25% of homeschool families identify as secular.

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