Alas! I do still have one child homeschooling this year. Zoey has proclaimed that she never wants to go to regular school and I am happy to oblige her. 🙂 I have been making plans and schedules for her, and ordering supplies and hitting used curriculum sales. I was finally able to get my hands … Continue reading Fourth Grade History Plans
Homechooling is a blessing, but it can also be a tremendous challenge, am I right? Meeting the needs of our children as mothers AND teachers is a tall order. We have very little time for ourselves, we have to put up with the whining/crying/moaning of kids who are just being kids, and because they are … Continue reading Developing a Content Heart
I have grand ambitions that my children will do a lot of journaling this year. I literally have it planned into our weekly schedule on several days. It's part of my efforts to make some of our topics become more "living" and a way to help cement the information we cover into their brains. They … Continue reading Journals, journals, journals!
Home education has been an unimaginable blessing to my family. I love everything about it! It has truly changed my life and given me a community of wonderful, caring, like-minded people (in real life and online) to journey with. But if I had to count my blessings literally, I would say that the following things … Continue reading The 10 Gifts of Home Education