Homeschooling Middle School

MAY 4, 2021

Are Media Skills Essential Life Skills?

This post is sponsored by Film School 4 Teens. When I was in 8th grade, we were required to take 3 months of wood shop, 3 months of metal shop and 3 months of home economics (which is a strange…

APRIL 27, 2021

How to Use Storytelling to Improve Writing

This post is sponsored by Time4Writing. Once upon a time, homeschool parents overlooked a teaching strategy for writing… It’s easy to be so hyper-focused on preparing your children…

APRIL 23, 2021

Homeschooling Students with Disabilities During COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to be a challenge for many people. Though the roll out of the vaccine is going well, and we are looking forward to the new normal, we are unlikely to return to familiar territory…

APRIL 13, 2021

FAQ About Homeschool Road Schooling

Do you find yourself constantly driving your kids to co-ops, music lessons, field trips, sports, and more? Is your homeschooling time feeling restricted by all the time in the car?  This…

MARCH 29, 2021

Educating Homeschooled Teens About Real Estate

Guest post by Sam Bowman. It’s easy to feel like your teen is never going to actually leave the nest. However, the truth is, they are just a few years away from starting life on their own. One…

MARCH 25, 2021

How to Create the Perfect Writing Space for Your Child

Guest post by Time4Writing. Why is writing so different from other school tasks? For most kids, writing takes a higher level of concentration and perseverance. Like reading, writing places…

MARCH 24, 2021

Homeschoolers: Bullies Don’t Social Distance

Guest post by Jody Token. Three “no-contact” self-defense tips to protect your children from germs, bullies, and germy bullies. Long before COVID-19 and “social distancing” was…

MARCH 17, 2021

How Physical Activity Can Help You Make Friends

Guest post by Heidi Rosenberg. Most often, exercising is done for health and physical fitness. There are more than enough benefits which come with proper exercising such as aiding in weight…

FEBRUARY 25, 2021

Beat the Homeschool Blues with Writing

Sponsored by Time4Writing. With the pandemic, school-closings, and remote learning still a reality in communities from coast to coast, children are facing challenges like never before. If…

FEBRUARY 3, 2021

How to Help Your Child with Depression Succeed in School

Guest post by Sam Bowman. We all know that homeschool can be a challenging environment for kids. They’re attempting to engage academically while navigating the difficulties of personal growth…