How to Start Your Own Homeschool Blog - Free Resources & Tutorial

Posted in Language Arts, Resources on October 6, 2016

The Ultimate List of Homeschool Blog Resources Homeschool parents love to write. Many of us already love to blog. If you don't blog and want to get started, this is the best place to start. If you are a seasoned blogger, you might learn something new. Some of you are here because you want your kid Read More »

Stop Writing Research Papers! Use Wikipedia Instead

Posted in Language Arts on October 5, 2016

I know that many moms struggle with teaching their children to understand the importance of writing. Writing can be a chore. Research papers can take hours on end to finish. As homeschoolers, we don't want this. This is the essence of what we are trying to avoid. So how do you teach your children to Read More »

Ten Boys and Ten Girls From Dickens

Posted in Elementary, Home School Creative Commons Resources, Literature, Lower Elementary, Public Domain, Upper Elementary on May 24, 2015

If you want to introduce younger children to the classics, a great way to do that is to get them interested in the individual characters. Rather than trying to explain a long, complicated plot, Kate Sweetser has created little vignettes of some of Dickens’ most famous children. In this small volume there are presented as Read More »

The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Robert Browning

Posted in Elementary, Home School Creative Commons Resources, Kindergarten, Literature, Preschool, Public Domain, Reading on May 3, 2015

“Please your honours,” said he, “I’m able, By means of a secret charm, to draw All creatures living beneath the sun, That creep or swim or fly or run, After me so as you never saw! And I chiefly use my charm On creatures that do people harm, The mole and toad and newt and Read More »

A Day With Keats

Posted in High School, Literature, Middle School, Public Domain on January 11, 2015

A thing of beauty is a joy for ever: Its loveliness increases; it will never Pass into nothingness; but still will keep A bower quiet for us, and a sleep Full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing. Join the poet John Keats in a narrated day in his life. This series attempts to Read More »