Why We Use Online Reading Games in Our Homeschool

Why We Use Online Reading Games in Our Homeschool

Procrastination. Whining. Frustration. Crying. Self-doubt. Those are all terms I use to describe reading lessons with my daughter during the first half of our year. But don’t worry, there’s a happy ending to this story and it involves online reading games. >> Don’t miss the 4-week free trial link at[Read more]

Writers in Residence: A Review of Apologia’s Homeschool Writing Curriculum

As the mom of an eleven year-old who loves to write, you would think we could use any old homeschool writing curriculum and be satisfied. Well, that’s true to some extent. We could work with nearly any writing curriculum, but that doesn’t mean every writing curriculum out there will guide[Read more]

Online Homeschool Curriculum Options for Language Arts

Online Homeschool Curriculum Options for Language Arts

We steer clear of the internet for the bulk of our homeschooling time, but I’ve learned through the years that it helps tremendously to utilize online homeschool curriculum for some subjects. Language arts is one of those areas for my family. *This post is sponsored by Homeschool Buyers Co-op. I[Read more]

Raising Analytical Readers with Apologia’s Homeschool Reading Curriculum

Raising Analytical Readers with Apologia’s Homeschool Reading Curriculum

It’s easy to believe that a homeschool reading curriculum isn’t needed once our kids are able to read well. I think it’s even easier to believe that when our kids are reading voluntarily, but I’m learning that’s not the case. *I received a free copy of Readers in Residence for[Read more]

Learning Spanish with Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids

Learning Spanish with Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids

This post is sponsored by Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids. Also, I received free access to the online membership and Dice Off for review purposes. See disclosure for details. We’ve had our share of trial and error when it comes to learning Spanish in our homeschool. I’d like to[Read more]

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Foreign Language Curriculum

Let’s face it, there are lots of good options out there when it comes to foreign language curriculum. So how do you weed through them all and make your final selection? I’m glad you asked because today I’m sharing some things to consider before making that purchase. *This post is[Read more]