Homeschool Curriculum

We’re Homeschooling High School and Our 9th Grade Curriculum Picks

We’re Homeschooling High School and Our 9th Grade Curriculum Picks

Ninth Grade y’all, seriously! I don’t think I’m ready for this and when I sit down and think about homeschooling high school I have panic attacks. It reminds me so much of those first few years when I started homeschooling, and then discovering what giftedness […]

How to Find Help to Identify Gaps in Gifted Math Learning

How to Find Help to Identify Gaps in Gifted Math Learning

I know it seems silly to say, but I sometimes wonder if my academically gifted child has gaps in learning. But the reality is, I do worry about that. This is especially true in math. Since he’s working 3 to 4 years ahead of his […]

Just the Presidential Facts Notebooking Pages

Just the Presidential Facts Notebooking Pages

I’ve updated the Presidential Facts Notebooking Pages to include the 45th President, Donald Trump. Get your free download here. It’s inaugural week. That means on Friday the 20th of January at high noon eastern time, a new President of the United States of America will […]

This Week…After a Week Away

This Week…After a Week Away

Back to Book Learning You may have noticed that I’ve been MIA for the last couple of Saturdays. I am really sorry about that. On the one hand, I’ve been in a bit of writers slump and on the other hand we also were doing […]

Catching the Olympic Spirit in Homeschool

Catching the Olympic Spirit in Homeschool

Resources for Olympic Unit Study This post contains affiliate links to products which are ideal for an Olympic Unit Study.I love the Olympics. It doesn’t matter if it’s the Summer Olympics or the Winter Olympics. For the Summer Olympics I like to watch gymnastics, swimming, […]

Customizing Language Arts

Customizing Language Arts

How I Teach English in Homeschool Somewhere between when I graduated high school and started teaching homeschool (yes, I do realize that is a long time) they went from calling “English” to “Language Arts.” The reality is our goal is to teach our children the […]

This Week…Working Alone

This Week…Working Alone

Independent Work Seeing your child learning to show independent work in homeschool is both priceless and bittersweet. I remember when we were doing “2nd & 3rd grades” that I would think ‘Shouldn’t he be working alone by now?’ (The answer is a little but mostly […]

This Week: Schooling Around Thanksgiving

This Week: Schooling Around Thanksgiving

Keeping on Task Digital Planner Makes My Life Easier This post contains affiliate links. See my Disclosure for full information. Thank you for supporting Great Peace Academy. This as you know has been Thanksgiving week. I had originally planned to take the entire week off, […]