Pen pals bring back the excitement of writing and help teach kids about patience, etiquette, and letter writing skills. Plus, they’re also a ton of fun!
Create your own world geography curriculum using these easy tips and tricks! It will change the way you teach geography and social studies!
Is literature-based homeschooling the right method for your family? I've always loved using great real books to teach. Even when I was a teacher in "real school" before homeschooling my own kids, I supplemented our curriculum with as many great living books as...
Bring your child’s education alive through engaging and immersive experiences! Creating a homeschool unit study to cater to your child’s needs is the way.
Teaching homeschool writing doesn’t have to be hard or boring! You can use writing inspiration from the books your kids are reading.
Homeschooling gives you amazing flexibility to think outside the box. There are so many opportunities to add unusual resources. Sometimes an idea that is not traditionally thought of as 'educational' can really open up huge learning opportunities. This was the case...
This free download contains 5 adorable styles of about me printables for kids, including a foldable cube! Perfect for back to school time.
Ways families can use the study of music in their homeschool, namely classical vocal pieces, folk songs, and hymns, to grow five language arts skills.
A summer reading program is a great way to cultivate a love of books at any age. Fill your free time with free reading and dive into great books together.
Kendall Hunt Pathways 2.0 is a great literature-based language arts curriculum for a Christian homeschooler.
To prepare your children to be effective writers, you only need five steps in the elementary grades to reap huge benefits in their writing future.
5 picture book inspired STEM activities for teaching reading to your kids. What a picture book STEM activities looks like; choosing picture books for STEM.
For many children, a multi-sensory approach is necessary to help cement the alphabet into their minds. Here are some fun ideas to help you.
When you find the perfect book, use these tips to create your own literature-based unit study to extend learning for your homeschooled children.
Writing should be about engaging with rich thoughts and ideas. Here’s how to inspire your homeschoolers to engage with writing.
Every child is different. Finding books will resonate can be a bit daunting. Discover six ways the you can find books for every interest in the family.
Add simple gratitude journaling to the beginning of your homeschool day for improved attitudes. Find suggestions for keeping it simple yet effective.
Host a simple poetry teatime with your family this week using the three basic ingredients of a poetry teatime: tea, treats, and poetry.
Before learning to read, your child should be developmentally read. This post contains five easy ways to encourage early literacy.
For many children, reading comprehension can be a minefield of confusion. Fortunately, there are solutions – and, amazingly, the solutions can be a lot of fun. One very fruitful and entertaining approach is to use a medium that children love, movies!
With such benefits to reading, it is natural that homeschoolers feel pressure to make sure kids don’t fall behind. This can lead to aggressive use of flashcards and reading logs. Unfortunately, this can destroy the love of reading and end up hurting rather than helping our kids.