Kicking off the new school year!

It is hard to believe that we are fixing to start school again! I feel as though we just let out for the summer break. I got notified of the classes that I am going to be teaching this fall, and am excited to build those, but it’s time to pull my curriculum out for […]

Preparing for the coming school year

It is that time of year. The time that all teachers begin to look at the coming year and plan out the curriculum. Home schooling is no different, but in some ways can be a little more difficult. Instead of just one age group and grade to plan for, you are planning for each individual […]

The day CHILDREN rejoiced!

Well, ladies and gentlemen, the day is finally here. SUMMER VACATION. It was like the sky opened up and an angelic choir started singing. All I could think about after they told me that we were good for the year was “thank goodness!” I was seriously about to the end of my rope! When it comes […]

Debunking the Myths – Part 3

Myth – My child won’t learn as well as he/she would in a traditional school. Reality – As a homeschooling parent, I have found that my children learn MORE when I engage them in things that they are interested in. When children are in a public school setting, its about the entire class, not the individual […]