Homeschool Curriculum

JULY 7, 2020

Breaking Out of the Classroom–The Rayburn Family’s Decision to Embrace Online Learning

Maureen Rayburn, Content Strategist at Laurel Springs School and mom of two elementary school-aged children, shares the story of her family’s journey into schooling from home. Academic life,…

JUNE 26, 2020

Using the Summertime to Build Background Knowledge

This post is sponsored by Time4Learning.com Imagine you are a third-grader, living your whole life in a high-rise apartment building in New York City.  For school, you are asked to read Charlotte’s…

JUNE 25, 2020

How to Use an Online Curriculum Well

Post sponsored by Calvert online curriculum. Due to so many pandemic-related school shutdowns, many families discovered the convenience and support of online homeschooling this school year.…

JUNE 24, 2020

Why Your Teen Needs To Know Cursive

  As a college educator, I want parents to know why cursive writing is important to your teen. Any child born in the U.S. after the year 2000 will undoubtedly not have been taught cursive…

JUNE 22, 2020

The Write Way to Beat Summer Slide

This post is sponsored by Time4Writing As the “regular” school year ends, you may be ready to focus on taking some much-needed time off. While you’re thinking of ways to kick back and…

JUNE 11, 2020

Tips for New Homeschoolers

Sponsored post by AOP Not that long ago, homeschooling was considered unpopular, but today, thanks in large part to the coronavirus shutting down our nation’s schools, homeschooling has…

MAY 14, 2020

Online Schooling is Different than Online Learning

This post is sponsored by Laurel Springs School. The COVID-19 pandemic has created uncertainty and uneasiness over the last few months, as well as a major shift in thinking for some families…

APRIL 14, 2020

Online Games for Homeschoolers to Play

This post contributed by Ashley Lynn Priore a competitive chess player, author, and poet. Right now, millions of Americans are homeschooling their children because of school closures due to…

MARCH 30, 2020

MORE… Freebies For New Homeschoolers!

More Fun Freebies for You! We know just how much homeschoolers love those amazing free printables, free unit studies, free planners... FREE everything! So, because we happen…

MARCH 26, 2020

Simplify Your Lessons: How to Combine Writing with Other Subjects

Sponsored post by Time4Writing.com  Running to the store for essentials, cleaning everything, keeping your family fed and happy, getting work done, trying to stay on top of life in general,…