Elementary Homeschool

JANUARY 21, 2022

Gummy Bear Osmosis Science Experiment

Perhaps you’ve seen some of the cool, simple science experiments that are out there (and there are lots!), but one that caught our attention was using gummies to test osmosis. One of our contributors,…

JANUARY 15, 2022

How and Why We Teach Cursive Handwriting

Many people wonder today if cursive handwriting is important enough to continue teaching... Here's one experienced homeschool mom's perspective. Crystal was my first pen pal and I adored…

DECEMBER 31, 2021

Making the Mid-Year Switch to Homeschooling

This post is contributed by Time4Learning. Can you start homeschooling in the middle of the year? Of course! By now, you probably did research on all the necessary actions that are required…

DECEMBER 22, 2021

Fun Ways to Help Your Child with Spelling

This post is sponsored by Power Spelling. Have you tried to build engaging spelling assignments and tests that help keep your children focused? We’ve built a platform that provides the tests…

DECEMBER 6, 2021

STEAM Experiment: Christmas Edition

In this spirit of Christmas giving and receiving, you’ve probably had your fair share of handmade gifts by now. Perhaps you’ve painted a wooden frame or you might have even created ornaments…

DECEMBER 2, 2021

Healthy Eating Activities for Kids

Guest post by Heidi Rosenberg Homeschooling is a challenging prospect, but it is now becoming more of a norm thanks to the pandemic raging all over the world. Proper nutrition can help to…

DECEMBER 1, 2021

December Free Homeschool Printables

It's so hard to believe we're already at the end of the year! While the holiday season is always so incredibly busy, it's definitely a time when the flexibility of homeschool can work in your…

NOVEMBER 22, 2021

Incorporating Play Into the Homeschool Day

Homeschooling can often leave parents feeling overwhelmed as they do their best to reproduce a public school environment in a home setting. But the truth is, you don’t need to copy the public…

NOVEMBER 15, 2021

30 Encouraging Homeschool Quotes

Every homeschool parent can attest that there are times of doubt, fear, and uncertainty. We chose to homeschool so that we can do what’s best for our children...and some days, we wonder if…

NOVEMBER 8, 2021

Regrouping After Homeschool Burnout

This post is by Kerry, a homeschooling mother of two, and is from our contributing sponsor, Time4Learning. Are you in the depths of a homeschool burnout? There is absolutely no shame in admitting…