Reinforcing reading and phonics has been important for my daughter. Evan-Moor has a Daily Phonics Grade 1 E-book and I was hopeful that this resource would make the perfect supplement and support to what we’re already doing and I was pleasantly surprised!
Homeschooling has amazing benefits and one of them we view as a complete advantage, and that’s to help develop Godly character in our kids.
Prayer can change the atmosphere or direction of anything, including your homeschool. But most often, it is us who needs to KEEP praying and speaking God's Word. Join my 30-day Homeschool Prayer Challenge and see what God will do through daily prayer prompts,...
A lot of people don’t choose kindergarten homeschool curriculum because really, you don’t need it. I, on the other hand, perfer a guide.
This time we’re using Teach Your Child How To Read in 100 Easy Lessons differently for my almost 5-year son.
I’ve also added FREE word flashcards. Get all your FREE PRINTABLES here.
We’ve had our share of “off” homeschooling days. Sometimes you just can’t figure out what the issue is, but there are ways to prevent hard homeschooling days by going through a checklist of your child’s general needs and meeting them.
Trusting God when He calls you to homeschool will take every fibre of your being to fix your eyes on Jesus, and not yourself.
FREE 30-Day Trust Challenge Printable included.
Our homeschooling days have been amazing so far with our new homeschool routine! I changed a few things up this year, and kept a few things that worked well from last year.
The new homeschool year is around the corner! There’s so much to do to prepare, like research, purchase, organize, plan and implement.
With all these things in mind, can you possibly be missing anything if you’ve done it all?
The season for us to begin homeschooling is just around the corner. I love seeing what other homeschooling families choose for their curriculum, so I thought I would share with you our grade 2 homeschool curriculum picks for 2018-2019
Don’t you just feel good when things are in order in your homeschool? I’ve been thinking about homeschool organization ideas and must-have’s. Something about organized spaces puts my mind at ease. It creates a feeling of readiness when there’s a place for everything and everything in its place.
Homeschool planning, choosing curriculum, teaching your children and dealing with the emotions that come with homeschooling can be tough.
For these very reasons, leaning on the Lord through prayer is important, which is why I created My Homeschool Prayer Journal.
There can be this perception that if you homeschool your children, you must have your life together, you can do it all, and balance it all.
This couldn’t be further from the truth.
Planning your homeschool year can seem daunting. In 11 steps, a successful homeschool year is ahead of you, including a FREE Checklist and Worksheets.
Showing appreciation to anyone who invests in your life is important, whether it’s a parent, teacher or friend. Here are 17 gift ideas for a homeschool mom!
I didn’t think I needed to nature journal. But, after doing it with my children, I found out what it did for me and there are so many reasons why you and your children should nature journal. I highly recommend it!
When you can combine handwriting and scripture copywork, with memorization, they become an easy decision why A Reason for Handwriting is a great way to go!
We teach our children that learning will forever be a part of their lives, which is why we don’t homeschool over summer!
“Why should I homeschool my kids”, is possibly THE question on a parent’s mind, and I have possibly THE easiest answer for you.
The reason why you should homeschool your kids is not because you feel pressure by others, or as a result of the public/private school system. It shouldn’t be because it looks like the ideal life, or because of its ease or the challenges encountered at a public/private school.
So, why should I homeschool my kids then, you might ask.
How do you teach a child which letter sound to make when, and why, including how it’s spelled? All About Spelling Level 1 took the mystery out of all these things for my daughter and I.
Check out my detailed review to see if this program will be a good fit for your child.
It’s challenging to finding a kids Bible!
I was looking for something specific, with more Bible stories, and stories in full-length with illustrations to keep young kids engaged. And I believe I found it!
I was using the wrong math for my daughter, so I switched to Saxon Math.
Saxon Math came HIGHLY recommended to me by a homeschool mom of 5. She gave me her feedback about the curriculum, and so I thought we’d try it, and it was the best decision for my daughter!
I had heard about My Body book by Teacher Created Resources through a woman I met several years ago who was homeschooling her children. After hearing about how interactive it was for younger children, I knew it was on my wish list when I would start homeschooling my children!
Check out this detailed review!
Some days we need to know how to reset a tough homeschool day.
It’s those middle-of-the-year days. Sleepless nights. Sick days. Attitude and behaviour issues that arise where character needs to be addressed. These all require us know how to reset a tough homeschool day and then I’ll know it’s time to say that there’s no homeschool today.