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{FREE Writers Workshop} How to Teach Writing

{FREE Writers Workshop} How to Teach Writing

Since you’ve been reading my blog, I’d like to invite you to a writers workshop that can extend your homeschooling endeavors in how to teach writing. Are you unsure how to teach writing? Wondering if you’ll teach writing correctly? Not sure how much writing your kids should be doing at different ages? That’s exactly what… Continue Reading

FREE Thanksgiving Notebooking Pages

November has flown by for our family and Thanksgiving is here.  My prayer is this week will be one where we turn to God in total thankfulness … regardless of our current circumstances. Our family has had great highs & lows this past year, but we continue to turn to Him with a grateful heart…. Continue Reading

IEW Super Deal Extended {Tech Problems}

Several of you had difficulties ordering IEW, so we are extending the Super Deal and adding a little bonus . . . If you still have difficulties ordering, please reply to this email and we will manually enter your order. Technology is great…when it works! The Labor Day Super Deal applied to any purchase of… Continue Reading

Motivating Your Children – How to Teach Writing

Motivating Your Children – How to Teach Writing

Do you have children that complain about writing assignments? A few summers ago, I discovered (again) that giving my children a purpose for writing increases their motivation and willingness to fulfill their assignments.  It is also a fantastic way to teach the process of writing format through publishing. Many years ago, all three of my… Continue Reading

Your Children Can Love Writing & Teaching Writing is Easy Too {Guest Post}

Your Children Can Love Writing & Teaching Writing is Easy Too {Guest Post}

Today’s Guest Post is from Rebecca Brandt who shares about this teaching writing program, Institute for Excellence in Writing. IEW provides writing activities your kids will love. I have not spent a lot of time, lately…showing you inside of our school room. We’ve been busy running, playing, swimming, reading, but…for two weeks, we have been…….. Continue Reading

Labor Day Super Deals

Labor Day Super Deals

You have 3 days for some awesome Labor Day Super Deals Homeschool Super Heroes Bundle 5 years of all Homeschool Super Hero interviews (all 74 of them) for only $37.That’s 50 cents for an interview/transcript/cheat sheet. What else can you buy for 50 cents.  One cup of Grande Starbucks coffee is much more … $2.17… Continue Reading

Notebooking Freebie & Giveaway

Notebooking Freebie & Giveaway

As many of you know I love Notebooking Pages … and today they are giving away a Grand Prize package worth over $780.  Read on to see how to enter and how to get your notebooking freebie. HUGE Back-to-School HOMESCHOOL GIVEAWAY TODAY ONLY (TUES, JULY 26th) 9AM – 9PM CST 25 winners in all!!! 1… Continue Reading

How to Write an Essay

How to Write an Essay

A few years ago I reviewed an excellent resource to teach your kids how to write an essay. I thought you might like to watch my video review to see if it’s a good fit for your family. If you’d like to know more about how to write an essay with IEW Elegant Essay, click… Continue Reading

Help! How to Teach Writing? {FREE workshop}

Help! How to Teach Writing? {FREE workshop}

Do you have to teach writing this year? Are you unsure how to teach writing? Wondering if you’ll teach writing correctly? Not sure how much writing your kids should be doing at different ages? That’s exactly what I’ll be covering next Tuesday, May 17, 2016 8-9:30pm your time zone Help! How Do I Teach Writing?… Continue Reading

Teaching Writing – How to Teach Writing thru Modeling

Teaching Writing – How to Teach Writing thru Modeling

Are your kids reluctant to write? Is it difficult for your kids to put their ideas in writing? Let me share an “ah-ha” moment I had when I was homeschooling my kids. During our first year of homeschooling, I registered Ashley & Gentry for a writing workshop in Houston. They went kicking & screaming. You… Continue Reading