Melanie

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How to Homeschool When You’re Sick (or You Just Don’t Feel Like It)

As homeschool parents, we all have those days when we just don’t feel like teaching – we’re sick, we’ve been up all night with a teething infant, we have a new baby in the house, or we’re recovering from an illness or surgery that was especially energy draining.  This list could go on and on, …

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4 Fun Ways to Teach Homeschool Science Without Curriculum

Teaching homeschool science without curriculum isn’t difficult. You just need to pick one specimen you have access to or topic from the world around you and dig in.  During the different times of the year, you’ll see lots of different insects and critters come out of the woodwork (especially on a farm). One of the …

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Homeschool Curriculum Bundles Add Variety and Fill Gaps

Homeschool Curriculum Bundles Add Variety and Fill Gaps Homeschool curriculum bundles add variety to your homeschool and fill in education gaps. Whether we’re public school parents or homeschool parents, we all worry about our children getting bored with learning and/or having gaps in their education. Children are all different and they learn differently, so a …

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Homeschool Art Classes with Beyond the Stick Figure

Homeschool Art Classes with Beyond the Stick Figure I’ve always wanted to add homeschool art classes to our homeschool portfolio. Every year I make an attempt to compile an art curriculum my kids will be interested in and pretty much fail. It’s been a struggle until this year. This year, I’ve found an artistic treasure! …

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