Homeschool

10 Ways to Unlock Writing Fundamentals with Diagramming Sentences

10 Ways to Unlock Writing Fundamentals with Diagramming Sentences

I remember sitting in 8th grade English class and Mrs. Senator drawing these strange lines on the chalkboard. They looked like sideways trees and I wondered… what is she doing? She began explaining that one of the best ways to understand the fundamentals of the […]

10 Fun STEM Experiments that You Can Do Today

10 Fun STEM Experiments that You Can Do Today

Children have a natural curiosity. And, STEM experiments allow a child to explore their curiosities in hands-on ways. It takes learning out of the textbooks and puts it in the forefront of a child’s mind. Asking a simple question and allowing a child to hypothesize […]

This Month at Great Peace Academy: February Edition

This Month at Great Peace Academy: February Edition

I feel like I blinked and February is over. Not only is it a short month, but I feel like we haven’t been home for much of the month. With adding in more activities by family choice, it’s made us busier than ever. I’m not […]

Homeschool Award Certificates for 2016-2017

Homeschool Award Certificates for 2016-2017

It’s the middle of February and I’m sure you’re counting down the days until schools out for summer break. I know I am. As you are planning your end of the year activities do you ever marvel over the amazing things your children have accomplished during […]

Places for Homescoolers to Visit in South East Ohio

Places for Homescoolers to Visit in South East Ohio

With Ohio’s rich history, industry, agriculture and the arts you’ll find many places for homeschool field trips throughout the state. That being said, I have a fondness for Southeast Ohio Field Trips.  While I’m not a native Ohioan, I did live in the state for […]

The Best Resources for Every Homeschool Mom’s Personal Library

The Best Resources for Every Homeschool Mom’s Personal Library

Are you intimidated by all the expert homeschoolers out there? Do you get overwhelmed when you are thinking about dipping your foot into the homeschooling waters and aren’t sure where to get started? There are so many  new homeschooling words to understand, and methods to research. […]

Northwest Ohio Homeschool Field Trips

Northwest Ohio Homeschool Field Trips

Are you a homeschooling mom seeking to put a little oomph into your homeschooling days? Is the long days of winter feeling a bit drab and you find yourself gazing through travel magazines thinking about summer vacation? Spring is just around the corner and the […]

Web Resources for Parents of Gifted

Web Resources for Parents of Gifted

Did you know that being a parent of gifted learners is not easy? In fact, sometimes it’s incredibly hard. I used to think something was wrong with me because I just couldn’t understand why my child acted so differently from other children his age. I mean, I […]