As homeschooling evolves, there are more and more methods and styles surfacing. One of the newest methods is known as the Unit Study Method, and a lot of homeschooling families are loving it! The biggest reason is they practically fit any learning style. What are unit studies? Unit studies are what they sound like... You… Continue reading How Unit Studies Changed Our Homeschool
Update: GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED - but these are still two must-have books that make perfect Mother's & Father's Day gifts! If you've followed me for any length of time, then you'll know I'm an advocate for building a children's library. I have always been a lover of books and my husband and I are both… Continue reading Two Books to Add to Your Children’s Library NOW!
Think back to when you were a child. Were you taught how to properly manage your emotions? Most adults, me included, would probably say no, at least in a way that was healthy. I remember being taught how to hold in my emotions. There were times when all I wanted to do was cry, but… Continue reading 3 Ways to Help Your Children Manage Their Emotions
Families homeschool for various reasons, and meeting their child's true academic abilities is among the top. You may hear a lot about special needs homeschooling when it comes to developmental delays, disorders, or other seemingly negative diagnosis. But what about the other end of the spectrum? The children who seem to be advanced. I knew… Continue reading Tips for Homeschooling an Advanced Child
I’ve talked about it in the past, but with a new homeschool year in full swing, I just gotta re-emphasize the power of teaching sight words. This is something that homeschooling parents either love or hate. I am more on the loving end because it offers me the ability to enhance my daughter (and younger… Continue reading The Power of Teaching Sight Words