The Most Comprehensive, Teacher Friendly, All-In-One Reading Program on the Homeschool Market

The Most Comprehensive, Teacher Friendly, All-In-One Reading Program on the Homeschool Market

I have tried A LOT of name brand reading programs for my children. One was way too intense for my child. Another felt more like a supplement than a real curriculum. There was one that bored us both so badly I had to get rid of it. There were many more that we tried and they all felt like they were missing something. Teaching your child to read can be a really enjoyable experience, but it is not without its challenges. My biggest challenge has been my dyslexic daughter, but without her I would never have found the reading program that both met and exceeded all of my expectations. Logic of English‘s Foundations and Essentials programs are now a staple … Read more

You are NOT Qualified to Homeschool

Are You Qualified to Homeschool? “What qualifies you to homeschool?” Have you ever been asked that? Have you asked yourself that question? We live in a world where the education of our children is routinely handed off to a system. The thought is that a system made up of standardized tests and teachers is best able to educate children. Anytime someone deviates from the accepted norm the result is backlash. Family, friends, and professionals in education challenge homeschool moms to prove they are able to handle a child’s entire education. Can you handle holding your child’s entire education in your hands? Well, the truth is that you already do. Whether you decide to send your child to school or homeschool … Read more

Year Round Homeschooling Tips: How to Make Summer Schooling an Adventure!

Year Round Homeschooling Tips: How to Make Summer Schooling an Adventure!

Year round homeschooling is becoming a popular alternative to the standard school schedule. Moms around the world are seeing the many benefits this method of homeschooling provides. I have a few tips to help make your summer schooling feel more like a new adventure and less like old hat. 1. Take your homeschool outdoors. This is pure common sense, but take your school work outdoors when it is warm. I live in an area that stays cold for most of the year. When it finally gets warm by the end of May, we know we have about 4 months before it turns cold again. We soak up every minute of sun we can get because we know it isn’t staying … Read more

FREE Scripture Memory Scavenger Hunt Game

Go on a Scripture Memory Scavenger Hunt as a Family

It is almost summer and kids are ready to play outside rather than finish school inside. Turn your Bible memory work in to a game with this FREE for a limited time Scripture Scavenger Hunt Game. Included in this FREE Printable pack is 20 colorful cards.  Cards can be printed front and back.  Each card has an image with its name on the front and a corresponding Bible verse on the back. Bible verses are in the New American Standard Version. Use these cards to practice Scripture memory as well as sight word reading.  These cards can be used for ages 4-10 years for a fun family game.If you have younger children, help them to read the verses or have them … Read more

The Real Reason You Are Frustrated Homeschooling Your Dyslexic Child

The Real Reason You are Frustrated Homeschooling Your Dyslexic Child

No one ever said homeschooling would be easy. I accepted that challenge. Homeschooling is unpredictable. I embraced that thought. Yet, frustration came along and it was an unwelcome guest. Frustration leads to anger and anger leads to defeat. What is the real reason we get so frustrated teaching our dyslexic child? Find great resources for teaching your dyslexic child in the Special Needs Bundle at Build Your Bundle Homeschool Edition THIS WEEK for 92% OFF the regular price >> SHOP NOW! The Real Reason Homeschooling a Dyslexic Child is Frustrating Some days tears wash the dining room table and some days the dining room floor feels the pounding of victory laps. Homeschooling a dyslexic child is a journey but there … Read more

Summer FUN BINGO Game Printable Sets

Excited for Summer? Download these FREE BINGO Games for Your Next Road Trip!

Going on vacation? Have a summer birthday? Need to entertain the kids for a fraction of a second on a long road trip? Download these Summer FUN BINGO Game Printable Sets for a quick way to entertain on the go this summer! What will you receive in your download? 1 set of 4 Camping themed BINGO Cards 1 set of 4 Road Trip themed BINGO Cards It can be difficult to entertain kids on a long trip. I just ended a 23.5 hour drive both ways last week with my husband and 6 kids 10 years and younger. Having little activity pages like this along with our trusted Usborne books on the road were necessary to keep kids happy. I … Read more