4 Big Differences Between Normal Homeschooling and Schooling at Home During a Crisis

Don't let your perception of homeschooling during crisis shape your view of “normal” homeschooling. Here are 4 key distinctions between these two notions of home education.

No, school at home during a crisis isn’t the same as normal homeschooling. Both technically involve some type of learning at home, but there are some key differences between the two. Today we’re digging into those differences and looking at the misconceptions head on. I can’t think of another time[Read more]

HOMER: The Educational App That Brings Reading and Interest-Led Learning Together

HOMER's reading games are a fun way to review sight words!

Need help teaching your child to read? Or maybe your kiddo can read, but needs to reinforce the reading skills he’s already learned. Either way, I found a fantastic educational app that can make it happen! The best thing about this app is that it teaches reading through interest-led learning.[Read more]

Why Your Kids Need You To Read Classic Literature with Them

Classic books are more than homeschool assignments to oversee. Here's why you should jump in and enjoy classic literature with your kids, whether you're reading for the first time or rereading.

Classic books are more than homeschool assignments to oversee. Here’s why you should jump in and enjoy classic literature with your kids, whether you’re reading for the first time or rereading. This post contains affiliate links; see my disclosure for more information. Before we jump into why your kids benefit[Read more]