Last month I decided to start capturing our reasons for homeschooling. As I shared in my post about Reason # 1, there are a lot of reasons why my husband and I home school. To be more specific, there were about 3 main reasons why we decided to give homeschooling a try and several new… Read More Reason #2 – TOG Time
If you have been following our homeschooling journey you know that visual art + mommy = disaster. Over the years I have relied on home-based art programs to teach the girls art. I have been truly impressed with the art they have been able to create, along with their growing understanding of art concepts and… Read More Circle Line Art School: An Online Offering
Our school year is off and moving fast! This year, I decided to take the advice of a former homeschooling mom and ‘live through‘ my plan before I commit to it. That has been some of the best advice I have ever received (and I now apply it to all things–not just homeschooling). That is another… Read More Lela’s 5th Grade Curriculum: 2016~2017
About a year ago we started doing family devotions together. When we started I must confess that I got it all wrong. It was highly structured and felt more like a class that we all had to drag ourselves to rather than an experience we all wanted to participate in. Better put, it felt like… Read More Our Family Devotions
This week for our Current Events class Lela choose an article from TimeKids magazine that discussed a recent survey about how much water kids are (and are not) drinking. She enjoyed reading the article and was inspired to conduct her own survey asking children about water. This is where she needs your help.Could you please help… Read More Help Lela, Let Your Kids Take This Survey!