How To Homeschool My Child

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Character Development for Kids {Day 2 of 5 Days of How to Homeschool}

Character Development for Kids {Day 2 of 5 Days of How to Homeschool}

I planned to go on to Teaching Tip #2, but wanted to share a story about character development for kids. When I think back on the times my kids were here at home, there are a few character flaws that come to mind: Arguing Disobedience Honesty Complaining …. which all stem from Selfishness! If I… Continue Reading

5 Days of How to Homeschool: Teaching Tip #1

5 Days of How to Homeschool: Teaching Tip #1

Over the next few days,  I’ll be running a series that includes 4 tips I encourage homeschool moms to do, especially if they want their kids to grow in wisdom and Biblical thinking.  Step by step ideas on how to homeschool! Check back every day…or sign up for updates in the box to the right… Continue Reading

How to Start Homeschooling Right in 2018

How to Start Homeschooling Right in 2018

January is a great time to look back, seeing what went well last semester and where to improve. Yet, sometimes I felt defeated, not knowing where to turn after this exercise.  Or, how to start homeschooling in a better way. That’s why I’m sharing kid-tested strategies you can use to have a successful homeschool year… Continue Reading

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

Get 9 fun fall activities for kids – at least 1 for each of our fall books. . . I had so much fun looking for fall books you can read with your kids. Some of these are ones we read together as a family when my kids were young. And to make this post… Continue Reading

The 4 R’s of Homeschool Notebooking {Principle Approach}

The 4 R’s of Homeschool Notebooking {Principle Approach}

If you’ve ever thought about getting Notebooking Pages Lifetime Membership, next week is the time. It goes on sale on October 25 and you’ll be able to save $25. Let’s move on to the 4R’s of notebooking . . . With the Principle Approach to Christian Homeschooling, your students will keep notebooks on a variety… Continue Reading

Teaching Your Kids “How to Think” {FREE Workshop}

Teaching Your Kids “How to Think” {FREE Workshop}

By now, most homeschools are in full-swing . . . getting back into a routine if you took a summer break. When I settled back into a new school year, I usually found a couple areas where we needed to make a change. I often wondered if my homeschool was actually going to help my… Continue Reading

Back to School Giveaway

I’m so excited to be a part of this awesome BACK TO SCHOOL GIVEAWAY. We have over $3600 in prizes … 25 regular winners & 1 GRAND PRIZE winner, plus FREEbies for EVERYONE! Yep…you can get free Homeschool Resources, just for entering the giveaway. How awesome is that? Join us for a fantastic Homeschool Giveaway!… Continue Reading

5 Strategies to Encourage a Love for Learning {Free Back to School Workshops}

5 Strategies to Encourage a Love for Learning {Free Back to School Workshops}

For many homeschool families, it’s back to school time. You’re gearing up for a new year, brushing off that curriculum and making plans for your kids’ education,  hoping to motivate your kids to have a love for learning. Are you struggling to help your kids be successful & confident writers? Are your kids “less than”… Continue Reading

Kids Love Learning with Grace Week

Kids Love Learning with Grace Week

What in the world is Grace Week?  Grace Week is an awesome strategy to help my kids love learning and grow leadership skills at the same time. How did Grace Week look in our homeschool? The first three weeks of the month were mom-chosen activities. The last week of the month was child-directed. Each child… Continue Reading

Get $180 FREE Homeschool Resources on Tuesday

Get $180 FREE Homeschool Resources on Tuesday

Tomorrow my new paperback, Raising Leaders, Not Followers, is available for purchase and I have a deal for you.  You can get $180 free homeschool resources if you purchase my book on Tuesday, July 25.  Here’s what’s included: Literature ebook package  $92.75 Famous Men of the Middle Ages, by Haaren & Poland (value: $16.95) The… Continue Reading