Pay What You Want Sale at CurrClick (July 1-9)

CurrClick.com

CurrClick is having their annual “Pay What You Want” sale where they let you set the price on nearly 8,000 curriculum items! This is the perfect time to stack up on summer learning materials, homeschooling items for next year, and supplemental resources! This sale runs from July 1-9, 2014. Don’t miss it!

School’s Out for Summer! Or Is It?

Homeschool Summer

I know that there are many families who officially homeschool year-round, but ours does not.  Maybe it’s a hold-over from our public school days, but we start school in August and end in May.  Or at least I thought we did. Being in the second summer of our homeschooling adventure, I’m finding that the line… 

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Making Geography Fun for the Gifted Student

Northstar Geography Homeschool Curriculum

I have to be honest. Every now and then I run across curriculum in the homeschool world that just quite frankly doesn’t fit the bill for our gifted child. From personal preference to just outright lack of market-readiness, we’ve had a few run-ins with curriculum where we felt that our money was just plain wasted. Last… 

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Beyond Homeschool Graduation

Managing Your Blessings

The day has finally arrived when you graduate your oldest child from high school, having homeschooled through most, if not all, of the school years. It’s been a trying journey, but you have successfully finished homeschooling…at least for one of your children. But now what? What do you do when homeschooling comes to an end?… 

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Win All Three Handwriting From The Bible Books!

Bible Based Handwriting Curriculum

The Bible Handwriting Practice series is a 3 book series, designed to teach traditional manuscript handwriting to young students, using the Bible as the source for the handwriting models. Handwriting Practice: From the Bible! Book 1 teaches students to write letters and numbers and guides them in writing Biblical words and short passages of Scripture…. 

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Understanding My Gifted Child

Managing Your Blessings

This year’s Great Homeschool Convention was fun and informative.  The most helpful session for me by far was “Uncaging the Cheetah: Homeschooling your Gifted Child” with Shelagh Gallagher.  When I first started homeschooling my daughter, I thought one of the benefits of homeschooling only one child would be that we could really take our time… 

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School 365

Amy Schuff

School 365 It’s that time of year, the time when the days get longer and the nights hotter. Children wake up and put their bathing suits on, just in case they get to run in the sprinkler that day. Windows are thrown open, the dog barks exceptionally loudly at the squirrels, and the garden is… 

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