Sarah Tippett, Author at Homeschool Base

About Sarah Tippett

Sarah is the editor for Homeschool Base, a passionate writer, and teacher. When she isn't writing she is homeschooling her youngest son.

Homeschoolers Can’t Get Enough of Flocabulary’s Award-Winning Hip-Hop

Posted in Homeschooling on January 1, 2017

Flocabulary, a web-based learning program for all grades and subjects that uses educational hip-hop music to engage students and increase achievement, joins other prestigious names in education as a TOP 10 Educational Website of 2017. As a TOP 10 website, Flocabulary also received the Purple Stamp of Approval, a brand endorsement by Homeschool Base Read More »

The Top 10 Educational Websites of 2017

Posted in Resources on January 1, 2017

To inaugurate the new year, Homeschool Base recognizes educational, informational, and invaluable websites and online tools by posting our curated list of the top educational websites for the new year, 2017. Browsing our TOP 10 and TOP 100 lists is an ideal way for teachers, educators, parents, and homeschools to discover new websites recommended by Read More »

The History Of Fake News In The U.S. & Teaching Students To Recognize It

Posted in Teaching on December 12, 2016

You cannot teach what you do not know. If you want to teach your child or your students how to recognize fake news, you need to start at the root of the problem. At the end of this article I will provide useful and specific tips for spotting and identifying fake news on the internet. Read More »

The Best Cyber Monday Deals For Homeschoolers

Posted in Homeschooling, News on November 28, 2016

Happy Cyber Monday! If you didn't finish all of your holiday shopping during Black Friday we've got good news for you. The best Black Friday deals on Amazon are still live today! But the sales end tonight at midnight. These are our top choice from the many, many sales/deals that Amazon is offering. Today's best deal? That Read More »

Fun Thanksgiving Trivia and Facts

Posted in Homeschooling on November 24, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving 2016! We believe there is no such thing as a 'day off from homeschooling.' Every day is an opportunity to learn and develop! So, we have 5 quick Thanksgiving facts and trivia we hope you will appreciate! 1. Did you know that presidents pardon turkeys on Thanksgiving? Unfortunately, nearly all of the presidentially pardoned turkeys Read More »