How to Choose a Homeschooling Curriculum

Diving into the world of homeschooling might sometimes feel like you are drowning, and as the world of homeschooling curriculum continues to grow so can the confusion about what to choose. The good news is that the plethora of options available mean that homeschool parents can now choose the most ideal curriculum for [...]

2018-08-10T18:11:59+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Planning Your Homeschooling Year

Planning a new year of homeschooling can be exciting and overwhelming. Before you begin planning, check the requirements in your state for each grade level. Make certain that any plan you create satisfies those requirements. Deciding on the method (or combination of methods) of homeschooling you would like to pursue and knowing your [...]

2018-08-10T17:48:55+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

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 [...]

2018-08-10T17:20:12+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Homeschooling Curriculum: You Don’t Have to Be a Math Genius to Ace the SAT

Usually at least 50% of my SAT-prep students answer yes to this question: “Who hates math?” Consequently these same students feel the same way about the SAT and PSAT/NMSQT math. Fortunately, the SAT has very little to do with math. As a matter of fact, not many of the math questions even resemble [...]

2018-07-27T21:53:11+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

How to Help Kids Distracted from their Homeschooling Curriculum Due to the Holidays

Shiny decorations, cheery music, presents with bows—the holidays offer weeks of fun—and distraction. If your child is impulsive, distractible, or hyperactive, he or she may find it impossible to work on his or her homeschooling curriculum. As homeschooling teachers or mothers, you should always be ready to help. But don’t grit your teeth [...]

2018-07-27T21:00:22+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Homeschooling Curriculum Issue: What Math Program is Right for Your Child?

At every Great Homeschool Convention, people visiting our Homeschooling Curriculum Express booth want to know the difference between the various math programs we carry. Why select Saxon over Singapore, Singapore over ACE, Life of Fred over BJU Press, or Horizons over Critical Thinking Press? The differences are really in the approach and our [...]

2018-07-26T20:05:07+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Homeschool Curriculum on Sentence Diagramming: Tool or Torture?

In each of 34 years in the classroom, I could count on a student asking, “Why do we have to diagram?” I would reply that I could try to explain why we diagram, but that he wouldn’t understand my answer. However there would soon come a day when I would remember his question [...]

2018-07-26T19:50:30+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Implementing Effective Study Skills for Any Homeschooling Curriculum

How can your child do better in the homeschooling curriculum that you have chosen for him? Find out more about it in this article. Let’s start with this fairly interesting story: The three workers were willing to do the job set before them. They were told by management to put one each of [...]

2018-07-26T19:38:37+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Teaching the Homeschool Curriculum through the busyness of the holiday season

If you’re like me, you’ve already fallen behind on the homeschool curriculum that intended to accomplish with your child’s homeschool studies this year.  Here it is in the midst of December, and you’re beginning to feel that little twinge of guilt over not following your plans and neglecting school work occasionally.  Now you [...]

2018-07-26T18:59:14+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|

Why A Mother Needs A Mentor To Find The Best Homeschool Curriculum

Moms, imagine what it would be like to know how to guide your son toward a no regrets life. Sometimes, it all starts with finding the best homeschool curriculum for your child. Education is one of the most important aspects to success.As a young mother, I was desperate to find someone, anyone, even homeschool [...]

2018-07-26T18:57:20+00:00 Homeschool Curriculum|