American Girl Teacher Guide – Josefina – Literature-Based Unit Study

Introduction to Using American Girl Doll Books as Part of Your Homeschool Curriculum Welcome to the Teacher’s Guide for Josefina’s American Girl Doll Unit Study. I made these teacher’s guides to use myself with my own kids because we needed a “gap year” in between our regular history curriculum.

Fear and Loathing in Standardized Test Land

That one simple reason why she’d write a post about standardized tests in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. day…. Well, I’m being funny (I hope, ha ha ha) with my opening sentence, but I promise I really will tell you why standardized tests relate to MLK Day. If you are homeschooling

Buying a Cow to Save Money – Is it Worth it to Buy a Quarter Cow?

Does Buying a Quarter Cow Save Money? The topic of buying a cow directly from the farm comes up fairly often in the homeschool world. #1, a lot of homeschool families have plenty of kids, and #2, a lot of homeschool families are single income families who are on a grocery budget. So. I’ll give

American Girl Teacher Guide – Kaya – Literature-Based Unit Study

Kaya Three to Four Week Instructor’s Guide Introduction to Using American Girl Doll Books as Part of Your Homeschool Curriculum Welcome to the Teacher’s Guide for Kaya’s American Girl Doll Unit Study. I made these teacher’s guides to use myself with my own kids because we needed a “gap

Guitar 360 Method Semester 1 Bundle Review

Guitar 360 Method Semester 1 Bundle Review My 11-year-old son and I have been taking some online guitar lessons, taught by Krisz Simonfalvi at Guitar 360 Method. Krisz Simonfalvi is a guitar teacher in real life and has many years of experience guiding students through the process of learning to play

Kidzaw.com Master Kitz The Starry Night Review

Kidzaw.com Master Kitz The Starry Night Review   It’s art kit time! Woohoo! My 8-year-old is an especially big fan of art kits, so she was super excited to get this Master Kitz The Starry Night art kit from Kidzaw.com. There are other kits available. The kit comes in a really nice, good

Mompreneur Course Review From Lisa Tanner Writing

Mompreneur Course Balancing Diapers and Deadlines Review From Lisa Tanner Writing Lisa Tanner Writing offers a mompreneur course with tons of work at home mom productivity tips. It’s all in her Balancing Diapers and Deadlines course, which I got the chance to take and review for you! First

Whizz Education Online Math Curriculum Math-Whizz Review

Homeschool Math Curriculum Online   We’re reviewing a 12-month subscription to online math curriculum Math-Whizz , by Whizz Education. It’s not necessarily a homeschool-only product, but you can use it as a homeschool math curriculum online. I had to enable Adobe Flash for this

Language Montessori Materials

Foreign Language Montessori Materials Do you need help finding language Montessori materials so you can help your child learn a language at home? Homeschool is an awesome setting for learning language because, like Montessori, there is so much opportunity for verbal interaction. I used to teach in public

Homeschool Epiphany Definition

Homeschool Mom Epiphany Definition: Or, So I’m Blogging About Cleaning My Toilets Epiphany Definition: (3) an illuminating discovery, realization, or disclosure Source: Epiphany | Definition of Epiphany by Merriam-Webster Homeschool Mom Epiphany Definition: (1) When you’re doing something