Homeschool History With Netflix

Homeschool History With Netflix

Besides all the fabulous learning reasons to Love BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS, another great reason is fun? These can help make learning (or review) more fun for our middle schoolers. Great for summer review, or for use in a homeschool setting, BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS are packed full of information and fun for middle schoolers.
Picture Books for Black History Month

Picture Books for Black History Month

There is something special about video that helps bring a subject to life. That's why I love to use video streaming services, like Netflix, as a supplemental resource in our curriculum. It's super helpful to have such a wealth of educational entertainment at my fingertips.
Gift Kits for Homeschoolers that Keep Giving All Year Long

Gift Kits for Homeschoolers that Keep Giving All Year Long

Teaching middle school history should move your child to begin thinking on a higher level. But, you should also awaken the love of history. It’s not easy to find the balance between the two concepts. HOW TO AWAKEN THE LOVE OF HISTORY Here are 4 out of the box ways to...

10 Thanksgiving History Conversation Starters for Kids

10 Thanksgiving History Conversation Starters for Kids

Besides all the fabulous learning reasons to Love BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS, another great reason is fun? These can help make learning (or review) more fun for our middle schoolers. Great for summer review, or for use in a homeschool setting, BIG FAT NOTEBOOKS are packed full of information and fun for middle schoolers.
The Massive Homeschool History Guide

The Massive Homeschool History Guide

Cultivating an attitude of thankfulness is something we can work on all year long, but Thanksgiving provides an especially perfect platform to do so. Studying history -- at any point in time -- fosters gratitude by opening our eyes to difficulties, letting us step...

How to Choose the Perfect Jean Fritz History Book

How to Choose the Perfect Jean Fritz History Book

Whether you are teaching ancient history with its Egyptian pyramids, they mystery of Stonehenge, and Hammurabi's code or the castles and knights of the medieval time history is full of both legends and adventure. Seeing history through the excited twinkling eyes of...

5 Favorite Ways to Homeschool With LEGO®

5 Favorite Ways to Homeschool With LEGO®

“In my father’s study there was a large globe with all the countries of the world running around it", beloved children's author Jean Fritz writes in the opening lines of Homesick: My Own Story. "I was in China in city named Hankow, a dot on a crooked line that seemed to break the country right in two. The line was really the Yangtze river, but who would know by looking at a map what the Yangtze River really was?”