Homeschool Language Arts

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 3, 2021

Help! My 3rd Grader Doesn’t Like to Write

Guest post by Kimberly Smith. The other day I was looking over my homeschool emails and saw a post about not putting too much pressure on writing. It was not about handwriting, but about writing…

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…

JANUARY 26, 2021

How to Choose the Best Writing Curriculum

This post is sponsored by Time4Writing.com Welcome to the new year! It’s January and a traditional time for a fresh start. Maybe you’re thinking of changing from a curriculum that isn’t…

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…

NOVEMBER 30, 2020

31 Christmas Books to Enjoy this Season

Doesn’t it seem like just yesterday that we were headed back to school? This year has been a challenging year for most but we look forward to the new year with hope and anticipation. But wait...the…

NOVEMBER 17, 2020

Build Writing Skills with NaNoWriMo!

Sponsored by Time4Writing. What’s so great about November? It’s National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! Back in 1999, a challenge was issued for creative writers to write 50,000 words…

OCTOBER 21, 2020

Get Ready to Vote — for Writing!

Sponsored by Time4Writing. This year is an election year! For homeschoolers, it’s an interesting addition to any social studies curriculum. You can learn more with your child about caucuses…

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020

How to Plan for Writing Success

Sponsored by Time4Writing. Ever get the feeling that you could do more to help your children with certain subjects? Writing can be one of those areas where the feeling is strongest if you’re…

SEPTEMBER 7, 2020

Speech Therapy for Homeschooled Children: What You Need to Know

There are many reasons why parents choose to homeschool their children. Perhaps you prioritize personal education, you have a strong religious affiliation, or you want to strengthen family bonding.…