Set Your Homeschool Child Free with an Interest-Led Education

Set Your Homeschool Child Free with an Interest-Led Education

I mapped out an amazing line-up of unit studies for my son’s first grade year. He was enjoying school; we were reading fantastic books. All was well. But one day my six-year-old became fascinated with bald eagles. One day he announced, “Mom, I’d like to make a bald...
Six Ways Volunteering Benefits Your Homeschool

Six Ways Volunteering Benefits Your Homeschool

Monday morning we’ll be up and at ‘em early. We’ll grab our gardening gloves and our muck boots and head to the Alliance Garden at a local university. No groans or sighs or eye rolls will accompany this learning experience. Instead, both of my boys will be ready to...
Six Tips for Screen-Free Summer Days

Six Tips for Screen-Free Summer Days

When I was a little girl, I was fascinated by my friend’s family. Nell’s parents decided that a television would not be the star of the show in their living room. In fact, the entire house was void of a black box. I can still picture how often someone in her home...