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Free Election Pages

Are your kids learning about the election?  I’m sure they’re hearing about it whether you’re studying it or not. We usually only study the election process and government about every four years – during a Presidential Election year.  Makes it easy so I… Continue reading

Autumn & Fall Pages for Homeschooling

Who doesn’t love fall?  Fall is often everyone’s favorite time of year.  It must be the apples, hot cider, pumpkins, and colorful leaves that get everyone so excited.  I also think that it has to do with harvest and abundance that seems… Continue reading

Free Fall Pages – Math and Reading

Free Fall Pages for Kids for Reading & Math – Perfect for Homeschool Unit Study

 

For my kids we always love to include seasonal pages for them with all subjects – especially math and reading.  It makes it so much more fun… Continue reading

Are Homeschoolers Really So Weird?

Are homeschoolers really unsocialized and strange?  What makes us so different?

Homeschoolers are often painted up in this little box of being weird, different, unsocialized, and strange.  I think we should define that.  Let’s start by looking at a few definitions.

Why are homeschoolers considered weird?

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The Subject You Don’t Want to Teach

If you’re not having fun and completely enjoying any of your homeschool subjects – you’re doing it wrong!

Do you hate teaching math?  Then how can you expect your child to learn it, let alone enjoy learning it?  If you’re struggling with teaching… Continue reading

Nail Down Your Laundry – Save Time and Expense

Are you spending too much time on laundry?  Nail down laundry in less than 10 minutes – from a household of seven.

Seriously, why does laundry have to be such a daunting task?  When I started a family over 20 years ago, I… Continue reading

Making Homeschool Notebooks Using a Binding Machine

Homeschool Notebooking –  The Binding Machine We Love

Organization  has always been top priority for me in our home school because that’s the only way we can really get things done.  I have used several different products and methods for organizing my… Continue reading

Art Projects DVD Curriculum Set

Throughout our years of homeschooling I realized that one of the most valuable things our kids are learning is art.  As I’ve outlined in previous posts, art is a very useful tool for helping kids to learn all subjects. It helps… Continue reading

Life of Moses DVD Art Set – God’s Special Surprise

You know how we love See the Light Shine art curriculum and we’re so happy to let you know that their most popular set, The Life of Moses DVD Set, is on sale for the month of February – just in time for starting… Continue reading

Art in Homeschool – Big Kids – Paintbrush Stage

Art with Big Kids – Paintbrush Stage

 

Teaching Art in Homeschool with Big Kids - Easy MethodsAround the ages of 7-10 is when a child can really start to show what they can do with Art and can really master a great many concepts that will be of great value to them for… Continue reading

Art in Homeschool – Young Children – Pencil Stage

Young Children – Pencil Stage

Teaching young children art in homeschool As we said earlier we’re going to call the age group from around 3-6 years the Pencil Stage.  This is when young children can grasp a pencil well and form intentional lines, circles and where they start to form… Continue reading

Art in Homeschool – Babies & Toddlers – Crayon Stage

Crayon Stage – Babies and Toddlers

How and Why to teach babies and toddlers Art in Homeschool

Recommended supplies to introduce and why:

  • Crayons – large crayons are ok to try at first if you like, but smaller ones are actually better for fine motor skills and moving into the Pencil Stage.  I tried the… Continue reading

Using Art in Homeschool – How?

In our post Using Art in Homeschool – Why? we discussed why we should teach art in homeschool – but in order to use art in homeschooling your kids need to have a basis in skill and this isn’t always easy for non-artist parents, mainly… Continue reading

Using Art in Homeschool – Why?

Learning to use CrayonsOne of the most intimidating subjects for homeschool parents to teach is art, and it actually happens to be one of the easiest to teach and most valuable subjects for children to learn. Many parents think that you have to be an artist to teach… Continue reading

Our Homeschool Planner – Excerpt Part Four

An excerpt from our Homeschool Planner

 

What’s in the Planner Overview & How We Use It

Too Many Homeschool Pages for You to Choose From!

What I do first is make notes from our curriculum – or whatever books we’re using and… Continue reading

Our Homeschool Planner – Excerpt Part Three

From Our Homeschool Planner – Excerpt Part Three

 

Homeschool Planner Overview

Calendars, Charts, Forms, Letters, Evaluations, Pages & Pages – Oh, My!

Throughout my time home educating I’ve gotten and used several different types of planners, forms and charts to use for… Continue reading

Our Homeschool Schedule – Excerpt Part Two

Excerpt from our Homeschool Planner

 

Our Home Education Schedule

Create a Flexible Schedule to Keep Your Homeschool On Track

For us another way to de-stress and thoroughly enjoy our homeschool life again – even with the added children, was that we started to… Continue reading

Our Homeschool Plan & Planner Excerpt

An excerpt from our Homeschool Planner

Our Home Education Plan

Homeschooling is Easy When You Have a Good Plan

I had decided when I became pregnant with my first that we were going to homeschool and God convicted me to do so when she was… Continue reading

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Dreams and Designs Homeschool eBook

If you’d like to find some great ideas on how to create your own homeschool items such as timelines, bulletin boards, visual learning aids, organizers and more, using stuff that you probably already have – this is the eBook for you!

There are over 60… Continue reading