Homeschool Resources

JANUARY 18, 2021

Encouraging BOLDness

According to the U.S. Department of Education, over 1.5 million students were homeschooled in 2007. I was one of those numbers for my elementary education. During my homeschooled years, I did…

JANUARY 14, 2021

Homeschool Lapbook Tips for Anytime of the Year

To break or not to break - that is the homeschooling question of the season! By not taking a break, you may finish the school year sooner. However, If you do take a break from your usual studies,…

JANUARY 5, 2021

Dealing with Homeschool Behavior Issues

We've asked homeschool moms about the challenges they are facing. This series addresses their questions with solutions from experienced homeschool moms that have been there and found a way out!    It’s…

JANUARY 5, 2021

Advice For Transitioning to Homeschool

Sponsored by Laurel Springs School. For some parents, taking on the responsibility of schooling outside of the classroom walls is uncharted territory, and it is not a natural process for everyone. How…

DECEMBER 18, 2020

Finding Teachable Moments During the Holiday

Sponsored by Time4Learning. After homeschooling for many years, I found a way to incorporate a different way of learning during the holiday festivities. This not only keeps my kids focused…

DECEMBER 17, 2020

10 Mom-Approved Gift Ideas for Kids That’ll Arrive in Time!

Feeling stretched this holiday season? Behind on Christmas shopping and activities? We could all use a helping hand this year. This list is for you if you still need gift ideas in time for Christmas! If…

DECEMBER 15, 2020

Give the Gift of Holiday Writing Fun!

Sponsored by Time4Writing. Winter break is here! Can you keep writing skills sharp while still having fun? Of course! Writing can even become something your children look forward to when you…

DECEMBER 12, 2020

3 Key Differences Between Homeschooling and an Online School

Sponsored by Alpha Omega Publications. To a new homeschooler, the terms homeschooling and online schooling can seem nearly identical, especially if you’re using or considering using an online…

DECEMBER 11, 2020

4 Ways Game Based Learning Supports Homeschooling

Sponsored by Sumdog. Are video games a valuable learning tool? Research says yes.   Game-based learning, which refers to the borrowing of gaming principles and applying them to real-life…

DECEMBER 4, 2020

Tips for Teaching Black History in Your Homeschool

This post is sponsored by YAAHA. We are in a crucial time in the history of the United States of America and it’s time for us as a homeschool community to examine our history studies and…