Homeschool 101: How to Make Reading Fun!

Today’s homeschool help is for those teaching elementary age students. When my kids were in the early elementary years (say kindergarten through second grade), we loved going to the library each week for Story Time. Before leaving the library, we all chose ten books to bring home (that meant 40 picture books and early chapter…

Day 13: Homeschooling Tip – Embrace the Holidays

Each year I homeschooled my younger children it seemed the months of November and December got so hectic with extracurricular activities, parties, service projects and Christmas gift shopping, it was difficult to keep the school schedule intact. After a number of years of frustration, I gave in to the season and embraced it. Now I…