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 fun, but I also would like to develop a love of…

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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. **This post may contain affiliate links. If you click and make a purchase, I receive a commission….

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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 is, but when my older boys have things written down that…

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 real fear. I consider myself a very good reader. I’ve always…

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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 kids are learning anything.” Said no homeschool mama, ever! Look people,…

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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 accomplish before he’s ready to move on to actual schoolwork. Our,…

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 don’t fit my kiddo once I get into the meat of…

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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 of the two makes for a rich home education. Some of…

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 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 through play on their own. *This website is an Amazon Affiliate….

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 do not believe in spending a lot of money for homeschool…