Conquer Homeschooling Fears

Hey! What are you afraid of? I’m not talking about spiders or heights or close spaces here, though. Let’s talk about homeschooling and your fears. Sure, you go through each day like you know what you are doing. You discuss homeschooling and reading materials with other homeschool moms. But what about when you are all […]

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10 Ideas to Start School Year without Textbooks

Here are 10 ideas for ways to start your school year strong without textbooks. Maybe you just got on board the homeschool train for this year and are working on getting materials ordered. Perhaps you ordered all your materials in plenty of time for the fall, but some items were on backorder. Or the delivery […]

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Curriculum - What is it?

Curriculum – As homeschool parents, this is a word we hear all the time. We get curriculum catalogs, read advice about different publisher’s curricula, visit curriculum fairs. But I think, with all that, we are missing out on some essential things. We may not have a correct view of what curriculum is. So, let’s take […]

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Teaching Reading Comprehension

Develop reading comprehension skills by asking hard questions. Teach your children critical thinking and reading comprehension. Move beyond the simple, basic questions, and dig into those hard questions that require thinking! Don’t be afraid to teach your children to become independent thinkers! Every child deserves the gift of reading, deserves to be taught to read […]

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