Category: Homeschool Helps

Quick tips, ideas, and homeschool hacks.

Ways to Stop Homeschool Doubt, daisy

5 Ways to Stop Homeschool Doubt

5 Ways to Stop Homeschool Doubt Homeschool doubt happens to all of us homeschool moms at one time or another. For different reasons, we all start to doubt our abilities to teach our children...

My Biggest Homeschool Mistake, woman leaning against brick wall with her head down

My Biggest Homeschool Mistake

My Biggest Homeschool Mistake When I started homeschooling I had so many ideas. I wanted to go on so many adventures with my kids. The future was filled with so much promise. I never...

10 easy valentine's day crafts for kids image, paintbrush cup shadow

10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids We’re always short on time. So, I like crafts to be quick and easy and these 10 Easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids are some of the...

Valentine's Day handprint flower craft keepsake

Valentine’s Day Craft for Preschoolers

  Valentine’s Day Craft for Preschoolers Need a quick Valentine’s Day craft for preschoolers? Here’s a fun keepsake Valentine’s Day craft that won’t require much cleanup.   I like holiday crafts that allow you...

5 Things Kids Can Learn from Crochet, kid using crochet needle and yarn

5 Things Kids Can Learn From Crochet

5 Things Kids Can Learn from Crochet   You might be asking yourself what kinds of things can my child learn from crochet? Isn’t it just some yarn and a hook? Why would I...

Best Educational Toys for Kids – Ages Five to Eight

Best Educational Toys for Kids – Ages Five to Eight The best educational toys for kids are the ones kids can really have fun with. As a parent, I want my kids to have...

Featured Image for Best Learning Toys for Babies

Best Learning Toys for Babies

Best Learning Toys for Babies The best learning toys for babies are sensory toys because they appeal to each of the five senses and help with brain development.   Most of these learning toys...

Weekly Assignments Sheet, homeschooled child's weekly assignment sheet

Homeschool Weekly Assignment Sheets for Focus

Homeschool Weekly Assignment Sheets for Focus Sometimes my kids get sidetracked, lose focus, and get disorganized with their lessons. Homeschool weekly assignment sheets help them to stay on task. I don’t know why it...

How to Teach Homeschool Reading

How to Teach Homeschool Reading When I first started homeschooling my children, homeschool reading was a subject I was terrified to teach. That sounds a little ridiculous now, but back then it was a...

Helpful Homeschool Grading Tips, girl doing schoolwork

Helpful Homeschool Grading Tips

Helpful Homeschool Grading Tips   “Homeschool grading is the fun part of homeschool, for me. This is where the rubber meets the road and I know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, if my...

Preschool Homeschool Curriculum, girl playing ball.

Our Preschool Homeschool Curriculum

Our Preschool Homeschool Curriculum Our preschool homeschool curriculum actually isn’t much of a curriculum at all. It’s more of a skill set, learned through fun and “playing school,” that my little guy needs to...

Changing Homeschool Curriculum Mid-Year

Changing Homeschool Curriculum Mid-Year As an eclectic homeschool mom, there’s not one particular boxed curriculum that I get especially jazzed about. There are some curriculums that I really love, and some that I feel...

2018-2019 7th Grade Homeschool Curriculum, older girl with younger girl smiling at each other

Our 2018-2019 7th Grade Homeschool Curriculum

Our 2018-2019 7th Grade Homeschool Curriculum Teaching basic subjects is important in your 7th grade homeschool curriculum, but allowing room for your student to explore their own interests can be very beneficial. A mix...

2018-2019 4th grade homeschool curriculum, ladder with paint buckets

 Our 2018-2019 4th Grade Homeschool Curriculum

Our 2018-2019 4th Grade Homeschool Curriculum When choosing 4th grade homeschool curriculum, I usually focus on base subjects, like English/Grammar, Math, Science, and History. That leaves lots of room for my kids to learn...

Our 2018-2019 Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum

Our 2018-2019 Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum   I wanted to make absolutely sure my twins didn’t get bored with their 2018-2019 Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum. So, I had to be very creative when planning. I absolutely...

Homeschooling Multiple Ages, seated family with multiple aged children

Homeschooling Multiple Ages

Homeschooling Multiple Ages To some people, the thoughts of homeschooling multiple ages sounds like it would look like a three-ring circus, but there are ways to make it virtually painless. The best homeschool curriculum...

best free apps for preschoolers and kindergarteners, small child with tablet

Best Free Apps for Preschoolers and Kindergarteners

Best Free Apps for Preschoolers and Kindergarteners Let me just start by stating that I don’t believe that learning apps should ever be used as the only means of homeschooling your child, but they...

Our 2018-2019 Homeschool Schedule — Blocks of Time

Our 2018-2019 Homeschool Schedule — Blocks of Time Planning your homeschool schedule can be confusing. How are you going to get all the required work completed when there’s only one of you to teach...

Planning Your Homeschool Year, calendar and pencil

Planning Your Homeschool Year to Avoid Burnout

Planning Your Homeschool Year to Avoid Burnout Until two years ago, I struggled with homeschool burnout every year, but I discovered a new homeschool year plan and left burnout far, far behind. Planning your...

Organizing Homeschool Curriculum (plastic drawer storage)

Organizing Homeschool Curriculum

Organizing Homeschool Curriculum You’ve bought curriculum and purchased supplies you’ll need. Organizing homeschool curriculum is your next step. I mean, no one wants their house to look like the episode of Hoarders where the...

%d bloggers like this: