Teaching Japanese Resource Page

Welcome to the Teaching Japanese Resource Page You don’t need to speak a foreign language to teach it to your children. In “The Homeschool Path to Foreign Language,” you can find extensive guidance on how to use these resources. This list is arranged in a way to help you form complete lessons

Planet 316 Story Bible and Bible App Review

Planet 316 Story Bible Video Review My two daughters received an amazingly well done interactive Planet 316 Story Bible and the companion Planet 316 Story Bible App from Planet 316 and WorthyKids/Ideals. You can see how much they LOVE IT in this video of them reading it and using the app: Content

Reasons to Skip Learning a Foreign Language

Skip foreign language? American education is on a path of reducing foreign language requirements, even at the college level.  Should we go along with the herd on this one, and toss out learning a new language? I mean, why bother to study something that’s so hard? You can’t fake your way

Apologia Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology Review

It’s time to use and review Apologia Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology! This homeschool science curriculum is loved by many people. We’ve used other science books from Apologia in the past, but we didn’t have the complete curriculum – our first Apologia book

Old-School Traditional Math Facts Memorization Method

Are you wondering how to help your child get better at math? I’m going to show you a way to memorize math facts that I saw work with almost every child. It’s old-school. It’s low tech. I think it’s been around since teachers rode to work on their dinosaurs. When I was in school,

Princess Cut Movie Review and Recap

It’s movie night at our house, and we’re watching Princess Cut from Watchman Pictures! It’s a clean, Christian romance movie. Will my kids and I like it? Read on! Who’s Watching Princess Cut? I’m watching this movie with my 7-year-old daughter and 10-year-old son. My 5-year-old

Memoria Press Music Appreciation 1 Review

    Teaching Homeschool Music Appreciation has been a struggle for me because I have no formal musical background, but recently we started using Music Appreciation I from  Memoria Press and I feel like I can successfully teach it! I’m so happy to share my review of Music Appreciation

Nature’s Workshop Apologia Lab Kit Review and Unboxing

I’ve started using Apologia for our homeschool science program again and the science experiments are something I want to keep up with all year long. I start out with good science experiment intentions each year. I always plan to do all of the science experiments, buy all the materials, and be

Art, Music, and Science Week

My children sometimes get busy, full weeks where we focus heavily on their extracurricular activities plus language arts, history, and math. Art, music, and science can get short shrift during those weeks. To balance it out, we switch it up sometimes. We only do art, music, and science some weeks (and

Carole P. Roman Books and Collections Review

Carole P. Roman Review What a lovely trio of books! We had the chance to review a few of the Carole P. Roman books and collections from Carole P. Roman. We had the pleasure of reading three of Carole P Roman’s books, and I’m so happy to review them for you. My kids liked these books so