Why You Should Attend a Free Homeschool Convention

Many parents get so busy throughout the school year – keeping up with homeschool curriculum, field trips, and more all while thinking ahead to the next year. Many books and blogs are great tools for inspiration, but so are free homeschool conventions! Attending a Great Homeschool Convention is a great opportunity to refocus your [...]

2018-06-04T20:15:13+00:00 Homeschool Conventions|

Why I Choose Homeschooling Programs and Why I Think You Should Too

Obviously, I did not choose to enrol my children in homeschooling programs so that I could get more done for ROPE. I’m sure homeschooling and peace and quiet can be synonymous, but I don’t find that often in the White house anymore. “Mom, are you going to check my paper?” Sam, my youngest, is [...]

2018-06-04T20:07:26+00:00 Homeschool Activities|

Wading through the Homeschool Curriculum Jungle

Overwhelmed by all the choices, daunted by the immensity of their responsibility, and worried about breaking the family bank, homeschooling parents often find choosing a homeschool curriculum a fearful task. But there are some strategies that will help you sort through the choices, alleviate fears, and probably save you money. If anything, there are [...]

2018-06-04T20:09:16+00:00 Homeschool Activities|

Unit Studies in Homeschooling

Just as children have various learning styles, curriculum options take various approaches to education styles.  As you pursue your choice of homeschool curriculum and methods, consider unit studies as an alternative way of approaching a topic. The method is usually quite hands-on and also encourages responsibility and personal discipline through in-depth study, while often [...]

2018-06-04T19:20:26+00:00 Homeschool Activities|