Can Your Child Really Learn to Read with an Online Reading Program?

Can Your Child Really Learn to Read with an Online Reading Program?

In all my years homeschooling, I’m pretty sure I’ve never heard anyone suggest an online reading program for teaching a child to read. Expensive curricula with hands-on tools or books that aim to keep reading lessons short and sweet? I’ve heard plenty of accolades for those options, but mention your[Read more]

There’s More to the Shores: A Nature-Themed Beach Scavenger Hunt

There's More to the Shores: A Nature-Themed Beach Scavenger Hunt

One of my favorite things about where we live is that we’re able to spend lots of time at the beach. We live minutes away from the Atlantic Ocean and take advantage of every opportunity to stick our toes in the sand, play in ocean, and enjoy all the beauty[Read more]

Imagination on the Loose: Alphabet Scavenger Hunt & Nature Walk

Want to incorporate letter recognition into your outdoor time? Today I’m sharing a nature-inspired alphabet scavenger hunt for you to enjoy with your kids. *Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.* My little one and I were so excited to stumble across Finding Wild at our library recently. This fun picture book[Read more]

Our 2018-2019 Curriculum Choices: Homeschooling 2nd Grade

It’s hard to believe that my youngest kiddo is finishing up first grade. Even so, I’m busy finalizing plans and gathering the needed resources for homeschooling 2nd grade one last time. *Post contains affiliate links; see disclosure for details.* Here’s a look at what we’ve got in store for our[Read more]