One of the homeschooling perks I’ve discovered over the past few years is sick days. Sure we may have to cancel an activity or play date, but we don’t have to worry about how many absentees we’re accumulating. Since we’re not worried about accumulating absentees we can stay home and … Continue reading
Homeschooling can be overwhelming. Did anyone ever tell you that? I’m trying to think back if anyone ever offered up that advice to me or not, but I’m here to tell you, homeschooling can be overwhelming. Everyone goes through it at some point, especially if you’re just starting out and … Continue reading
My girls were in the driver’s seat for deciding what theme would be on the blog this month. Their choice? The ocean! This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about coral reefs, fish, the ocean zones, conservation, and more. The oceans cover 71% of the Earth’s surface and makes … Continue reading
When I think of superheroes I think of superpowers. My thoughts on super powers range from the creative to the scientific. What superpower would I want to have if I could have any of them? Is it possible for someone in real life to have a superpower? TED-Ed is one … Continue reading
Let’s make math fun for those superhero lovers out there! Here are three basic counting and addition worksheets for beginner math practice. Just click on each image below for the free printable pdf.
In line with the superhero theme for the month I found a fantastic complimentary online class for you. Coursera is offering a How to Make a Comic Book class. It started on January 2nd, but you should still be able to get in on it.
Through this project based course, your student will learn the process of creating a comic book by creating a comic book. Continue reading
Were you a fan of superheroes as a kid? Are your kids fans of superheroes now? Let me ask a question more related to homeschooling. Do your kids enjoy writing? Do they fight you on it or are they excited to get their words down on paper. My kids are … Continue reading
I can’t believe it’s been so long since I wrote on this blog! Wow, nothing since June 2015, and before that one post it was an entire year gap. Pretty much two and a half years since I last touched this blog. I think it’s time for some TLC and … Continue reading
Disclosure: I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample of the product for review purposes. I received A Very Squeaky Mystery from RainbowLeaf Books to review and I’m in love with this story! As with any book I read to my kids, I give it a … Continue reading
What can I say. I’m jumping into the homeschool co-op feet first. While I’m pretty well content keeping to myself doing my own thing, plugging away. The kids have other ideas, and I don’t blame them. They want to hang out with other kids, play with other kids and just … Continue reading