Hi! I'm Wendy, and I'd like to talk with you about learning styles. Many homeschooling moms have questions about learning styles. How do I figure out my child's learning … [Read more...] about What Is Your Child’s Learning Style?
Let’s talk some more about homeschool burnout. (If you missed my first article earlier this month, you can read it here.) I’m Wendy, co-owner of the Hip Homeschool Moms site, … [Read more...] about Preventing Homeschool Burnout
Have you heard of the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC)? It's a citizen science event that's fun, free, and easy to do! It's sponsored by the National Audubon Society, and it … [Read more...] about Backyard Bird Study
Have you heard of CTCMath? It's been around since 2001, but many folks in the United States are learning about it for the first time since it originated in Australia. It's a … [Read more...] about CTCMath Your Online Math Curriculum
I talk to so many moms who are interested in homeschooling but who are worried that they won't be able to teach their children to read. In fact, many moms who are already … [Read more...] about Your Child Can Learn to Read in Just 4 Weeks!
This week we have a great collection of ideas, resources, and printables about winter to share with you! For those of us in the South, winter is just getting underway, but for … [Read more...] about Ideas, Resources, and Activities About Winter
Have you ever heard of making snowflakes out of Borax and pipe cleaners? If not (or even if you have!), keep reading to find out how! It's lots of fun, and your kiddos will … [Read more...] about Christmas Science Experiment: Borax Crystal Snowflakes
With the frenzy of Christmas fast approaching, many of us homeschool moms feel the pressure of PERFECTION. Not only do we feel the urgency of preparing our homes for holiday … [Read more...] about A Christmas Journal: 25 Days of Creative Writing for the Christmas Season
NOTE: Here's a free Thanksgiving math game we published last year. I thought we'd publish it again for those who might have missed it! Also, be sure to look at our list of … [Read more...] about Free Printable Thanksgiving Math Game
Fall Science Experiment: Use Chromatography to Extract Color from Green Leaves We will do an experiment that explains how leaves change colors before they fall to the … [Read more...] about Fall Science Experiment
I want to start this post by saying that the topic of 'scheduling' is hotly debated in the homeschooling world. Some of us want to model our home education after a public … [Read more...] about Why We Have a Strict Homeschooling Schedule
Teaching ABCs and reading can be such a fun and rewarding experience for you and your children! The resources below will help you teach your children letter recognition, … [Read more...] about 75+ Ideas, Resources, and Printables for Teaching ABCs and Reading