Many long years ago, when I first started my homeschooling journey, our homeschool looked very much like “school at home”. I used a textbook-style boxed curriculum, I graded every page of written work and kept meticulous records. I assigned grades and issued a report card every 9 weeks. I put a lot of pressure on my kids (and myself) to make sure they were doing things on the typical public school timeline, and keeping grades helped to show they were jumping through all those hoops.… READ MORE
As a busy homeschooling mom with kids of varying ages, I am always looking for resources that can make my days easier and benefit them all. Over the past few weeks, we’ve been enjoying reviewing the Ultimate Annual Yearly Membership from SchoolhouseTeachers.com. Let me just say there is SO MUCH INCLUDED in this membership!… READ MORE
As a busy homeschooling mom with kids of varying ages, I am always looking for resources that can make my days easier and benefit them all. Over the past few weeks, we've been enjoying reviewing the Ultimate Annual Yearly Membership from SchoolhouseTeachers.com. Let me just say there is SO MUCH INCLUDED in this membership! I won't be able to touch on all the wonderful, useful features, so I will focus instead on our personal favorites.
Overview - What's included?
SchoolhouseTeachers.com is an online educational resource for Christian homeschooling families, BY Christian homeschooling families. You will find self-paced, online courses and printable materials for preschool through high school, e-books, planning resources, an extensive video library, focused learning centers, and a whole area devoted to homeschool parent support - just to scratch the surface! They currently offer over 425 courses (both core subjects and electives) and are adding more every month! They offer both a monthly and a yearly subscription option.Read More...
After homeschooling for over 14 years, I have accumulated a LOT of supplies. I have tried things throughout the years that I thought I would love, but ended up collecting dust. Then there are those items which I reach for daily. When starting out, it can be overhwhelming figuring out what the must have tools for homeschooling are and sifting through the many choices available.… READ MORE
After 14 years of home educating my kids, I have become kind of the “go-to” person when people in my circle of friends and aquaintances have homeschooling questions. I have found that I am asked the same kinds of questions over and over again. What better way to address these “frequently asked questions” in a post?… READ MORE