Summer and Travel

JULY 26, 2019

5 Things Parents Should Look for in a Summer Program

Sponsored by Time4Learning.com With summer in full swing, there can be ample time on your child’s plate. While free time around the house can be fun for your child, keeping them learning…

JULY 12, 2019

Celebrate Summer with 6 Writing Prompts

Sponsored by Time4Writing.com Hip hip hooray, it’s summer! So, how do you keep your writers writing when the sunshine beckons? Well, the key is to keep things fun and relaxed. Yes, you can…

JUNE 28, 2019

Fun Summer Writing Activities to Keep Those Skills Sharp

Writing skills can become weak when not practiced during downtime in the summer months. But, including summer writing activities doesn't have to be boring and can be a lot of fun! These ideas…

JUNE 21, 2019

8 Summer Montessori Inspired Activities

    The Montessori method stands apart from other teaching methods because it teaches children to become in charge of their own education by being self-directed, hands-on and playful all at…

JUNE 5, 2019

Prevent Summer Reading Slide with these Fun Ideas!

Guest post by Katie Glennon It's summertime, the season of vacations and activities outdoors and in the sun! But that doesn't mean activities like reading books have to stop. Kids who don't…

MAY 24, 2019

Seven Reasons to Keep Learning This Summer

Sponsored post by Time4Learning.com When I started writing this, I was thinking about the reasons to keep “studying” during the summer. But after a while, I didn’t like the word “study.”…

MAY 1, 2019

The Summertime Survival Guide for Parents & FREE Planner

For many families, summertime means moving from structure and routine-filled days to…well… nothingness, which can cause chaos. You can keep this from happening by engaging in meaningful activities.…

APRIL 23, 2019

Four Ways to Avoid Summer Slide

This post is sponsored by Laurel Springs. Believe it or not, the highly anticipated sunny days of summer are right around the corner. For some children, that might mean carefree days spent…

JUNE 29, 2018

Spotlight on: Creating Your Own Literature-Based Unit Study

Has your homeschooling stopped dead in its tracks this summer? As one homeschool mom to another - don’t let it! Do something - even if you’re just reading and doing unit studies. Unit studies…

JUNE 15, 2018

Writing Skill Builders for Vacations and Road Trips

Guest post by Time4Writing.com Where are you headed this summer? Do you have a family road trip in the works? Will you be visiting family in a distant state? Or, perhaps you have some homeschool…