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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 […]

Music Appreciation in the Homeschool

Music Appreciation in the Homeschool

Clear and Simple Homeschool Music Curriculum Finding a homescool music appreciation curriculum that’s easy to use and really teaches a child how to listen to music makes a homeschool mom’s life much easier.  Plus, it has great information about music dynamics, and composition so you […]

How to Offer Homeschool Field Trips the Virtual Way

How to Offer Homeschool Field Trips the Virtual Way

I love a good field trip! Field trips have been a staple of homeschools for many years. Field trips can be one of the best ways to broaden learning and open up minds to more knowledge, and possibilities. That’s the fun thing, because it’s during a field […]

A New Find: Excellent Language Arts using Great Literature

A New Find: Excellent Language Arts using Great Literature

Language Arts Study for Gifted Students As we enter what I consider to be our 8th grade year of homeschooling, I’m beginning to realize that my son continues to need increasingly challenging work. Each year it becomes more and more apparent that he needs differentiated […]

How to Develop Thinking Skills with Brain Games

How to Develop Thinking Skills with Brain Games

As I’ve shared with you many times I have a child who is constantly needing more. He is always consuming brain games, puzzle books, mind-twisters, logic puzzles, and more, very quickly. He has an insatiable desire to gain more knowledge, to be challenged more and […]

Turn Drawing on its Side with 3d Pen Technology

Turn Drawing on its Side with 3d Pen Technology

When you have a child who goes through reams of paper drawing structures like buildings, maps, villages, and cities and also has a strong desire to be an architect when he grows up. Yes, I mean ream after ream after ream of paper is used in our […]

A Visual Exploration for How to Memorize the Periodic Table

A Visual Exploration for How to Memorize the Periodic Table

I can remember back to junior high school when I took earth science from Mrs. Garrett. One of the lessons we worked through was an introduction to the periodic table of elements. Mrs. Garrett diligently divided the table into their appropriate categories and assigned us memorization […]

Kings of Israel a Biblical Board Game

Kings of Israel a Biblical Board Game

      I love a good board game. When I was a kid, we sat around the table playing all kinds of games. It didn’t matter if it were a board game or card game. In fact, it didn’t matter if it were a real game […]