As a homeschool parent, I’m always on the lookout for new ideas to help teach my kids. I want to make sure that I’m giving them the education they need, all while building their character. That’s why I love attending the Teach Them Diligently convention. This convention inspires new ideas, gives me fellowship with fellow homeschooling families, and is kid-friendly. Here’s why you should attend the upcoming Teach Them Diligently convention: my quick review.
If your frugal homeschooling family loves to start the week with a focus Bible verse, I’ve got the resource for you! I’ve created some free Bible verse copywork pages just for homeschooling families (and anyone else too!) for the month of February. The theme is “love.” These are made with multiple ages in mind, so they’re great to use together as a whole family, one per week. I hope you enjoy them!
If your family loves to eat at home, but you find it hard to grocery shop on a budget as well as keep everyone happy – quickly create a meal plan for the week! You’ll find it’s much easier to grocery shop, feed hungry kids and husband a nutritious and affordable meal plan, and stay sane! (more…)
When it’s time to teach reading to your child, you want to make sure you’re doing it right. So much in life is dependent upon good reading skills. Not only will your child need to be proficient in reading for homeschool, they’ll also need it afterwards and throughout life, you know! If you’re ready to start teaching reading to your homeschooled child, here are some of the best methods you can use. Included in this post is also a FREE trial of Reading Eggs online curriculum!
If you want to prepare your kids for the real world, then you need to make sure they know important life skills. It always shocks me how unprepared kids can be when they graduate. Many kids don’t know how to balance a checkbook, fill out an application, or any other number of skills important for adulthood.That’s why I’m excited to use SkillTrek to teach my kids these important life skills. Here is my review!
If you love popcorn, you’ll be happy to know that January 19th is National Popcorn Day! In honor of one of the best holidays around, I’ve put together this roundup of Fun and Festive Popcorn Recipes! (more…)