Homeschool

4 Simple Ways To Turn Your Road Trip Into a Homeschool Lesson

When mom is behind the wheel with no other adult is on board, keeping kids under control is a challenge…and a safety necessity. In this post, you’ll find ideas for single moms (or anyone) who want to keep the kiddos entertained, all while throwing in some low key learning. (Which is always a win-win for…

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2016 -2017 Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Well after 2 years of private school, we are back homeschooling again! YAY! We started on this Monday (August 29, 2016) and so far so good. There are a few things I already see that need to be tweaked a little, but hey isn’t that what makes homeschool awesome – flexibility. There is no one…

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Just Like That…

So just like that (3 weeks before school ends) I am thrust back into homeschooling again.. and not for a good reason….  My son apparently got jumped on Friday and nobody had the decency to even call me and tell me. Yep, that was the end of our private school journey ladies and gentlemen. I am…

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Our 2013-2014 Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Well we have come to the beginning of another homeschool year. Last year we used Time 4 Learning as our homeschool curriculum for most of the year. – Because of the hectic schedule I had running my dad back and forth to another city 3 hrs round trip, several times a month for the last…

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How I Built My Own Homeschool Curriculum Pt 3 & 4

If you have been keeping up with our blog, you will know that I decided to build my own home school curriculum. Today, I will discuss Steps 6 on Ejahi’s worksheet of Building your own Curriculum, which is: Choose books and materials: make required reading list, putting together course of study topics, utilizing free online resources, shopping used book…

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How I Built My Own Homeschool Curriculum Pt 1

For several reasons I decided to build my own homeschool curriculum this year. With the help of Ejahi from Youtube (look her up)  I used her Steps to Building Your Own Curriculum worksheet along with her Youtube video a few other websites, and I was able to build my own homeschool curriculum. In this post, I will cover Steps 1 and 2 of…

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