Favorite Letter of the Week Resources

I recently noted in my Letter of the Week Update that I haven’t exactly been following our curriculum each week.  I know, I know.  I mean, why on earth can’t I just use the preschool curriculum as it is?  Trust me, I ask myself that about once a week as[Read more]

Letter of the Week Update – A through H

If you’ve been keeping up with our Week in Review posts, you’ve had glimpses of Prissy’s Letter of the Week fun.  As I shared in my Beyond Playtime post, I initially planned to wait a while to add her to our homeschool roster.  However, she made her way to the table sooner than[Read more]

Beyond Playtime: Preschool at Home

A few months ago I began writing my Considering Homeschool series.  The series addresses the questions that often come up when someone asks how to begin homeschooling.  One of those posts, Home From the Start, covers homeschooling preschool and how my thoughts on preschool have changed through the years. (This post contains affiliate links; please see[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: Methods

Exploring homeschool methods can be an interesting, yet intimidating part of considering homeschool.   You may have already done some reading about these schools of thought and instantly identified with a method. Maybe this all seems like gibberish to you.  Either way, we’re going to take a brief look at some well-loved homeschool methods.  (This[Read more]

Ecclesiastes 3:1 Fall Activity for Preschoolers

Ecclesiastes 3:1 Craftivity for Preschoolers

 “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” ~Ecclesiastes 3:1 I love this time of year!  The leaves on our trees are changing colors and are finally drifting away.  It’s truly beautiful to behold and it’s the perfect inspiration for doing something easy and crafty[Read more]

Considering Homeschool: Home from the start

Lots of homeschool families out there didn’t start out homeschooling and probably never dreamed of doing it.  But what if you’re one of those, like we were, looking at your toddler and wondering if homeschool is right for you?  What then? Can you teach ABC and 123 and lay that all-important[Read more]