One of the nicest things about homeschooling is being able to incorporate the things we love into our teaching and learning each day! Some of my favorite things are art and … [Read more...] about Teach Homeschool Art with Literature: Activities for Grandpa Green Book
Do you have a child between the ages of 2 and 13? Reading Eggs is great for younger students who want to have fun and build some pre-reading skills or for older students who … [Read more...] about Reading Eggs Is a Fun Way to Develop and Improve Reading Skills!
August 9th is Book Lover’s Day, which is well-worth celebrating in my opinion! Here are some fun ideas for making the day special in your house. Record a book … [Read more...] about 7 Fun Ways to Celebrate Book Lover’s Day
I am not an artist, but I like creating beautiful things. My kids LOVE playing with paint. So we make a great team. Sometimes our art is lovely. Sometimes it was a great … [Read more...] about How to Create Faux Stained Glass Art with Kids
Teaching kids to read is so much fun, isn't it? I'm currently teaching my fourth daughter to read, and it's definitely time well invested. It's so fulfilling for me to watch … [Read more...] about DIY Herbal Play Dough to Teach Phonics
If you'd like a fun and easy freestyle unit study to do with your children this summer, this is it! Around Independence Day is a great time to learn about the American … [Read more...] about American Revolution Activities for Kids
Toddlers are so much fun! They are active, curious, affectionate, and just plain fun! And while we don't recommend spending much sit-down-at-a-desk learning time for toddlers, … [Read more...] about Homeschooling Ideas for Toddlers
Do you have a child who needs to improve his or her reading skills this summer? Summer is the perfect time to brush up on reading skills or develop new reading skills during a … [Read more...] about Improve Your Child’s Reading This Summer!
If you're looking for a collection of fun science experiments, learning activities, and fun ideas, you'll love this collection of egg-themed ideas! There are also some ideas … [Read more...] about Easter Ideas and Experiments for Your Homeschool
Choosing curriculum can be one of the hardest (and most important) things you do as a homeschooling parent! There are so many curriculums available to us that it can be hard … [Read more...] about Homeschool Curriculum for Kinesthetic Learners
Book clubs, or "Party Schools," are an excellent way to introduce your child to the joys of literature. By choosing literature from different genres, your student's vocabulary … [Read more...] about The Homeschooler’s Guide to Starting a Book Club
One of my favorite homeschool studies we have done was a Seabird unit study using the book Seabird by Holling Clancy Holling. For our Seabird unit study we used this FREE … [Read more...] about Seabird Unit Study