Preventing the Summer Slide in Your Homeschool

Preventing the Summer Slide in Your Homeschool

Whether you school all year round or take the summer off, it is important to keep a little bit of learning happening through the summer months. Nobody wants their kids experiencing the summer slide!  Just in case this term is new to you, the summer slide is the loss...
STEM Engineering For Kids

STEM Engineering For Kids

With such a huge focus on STEM education these days, today I want to focus on the engineering aspect of STEM and give you some ideas for teaching STEM engineering to kids. Why Teach Engineering at a Young Age? Kids love building things and are natural-born builders!...
10 Ways to Study Nature in Winter

10 Ways to Study Nature in Winter

We absolutely love nature study in our home, however as soon as the cold weather hits it seems to get a lot harder to keep it up. The kids (OK, usually I) don’t love being out in the fierce cold for too long.  It also seems like there is just nothing to study in...