10 Resources for Outsourcing Homeschool Math Instruction | Renée at Great Peace #math #homeschooling #ihsnet

10 Best Homeschool Math Outsourced Options Online

Math can be one of those subjects that gives pause to many homeschooling teachers. This mom included. It still gives me pause as my son speeds past my abilities time and time again. But one of the best pieces of homeschooling advice I’ve ever learned was the  idea of outsourcing. I do this with online math resources. This post may contain affiliate links to products […] Read More

Gifts for Math Minded Kids | #gifted #gtchat #homeschool #ihsnet

Gifts for Math Minded Kids

When you have a math minded child it’s incredible how fast they absorb numerical information. Their minds are moving so rapidly that they may struggle to relax. I often think that my son would lay in bed calculating physics or composing music all night if we didn’t intervene. He just wants and needs more, and if you have a math minded child yours does as […] Read More

How to Find Core Math Homeschool Curriculum for High School | Renée at Great Peace #ihsnet

How to Find Core Math Homeschool Curriculum for High School

When it comes to high school, math is the one subject that gives most homeschool moms the most worry. Add to that, a good core math curriculum can cost $200, $300, or more and you might just want to throw in the homeschooling towel. But, let me assure you that you can find affordable, award winning, math curriculum without having to break the bank. I […] Read More

How to Find Help to Identify Gaps in Gifted Math Learning | Renée at Great Peace #math #gifted #ihsnet

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 “grade/age” level I wonder if the speed at which he’s working is skipping over areas that he might be missing. […] Read More

Finally! an Online Course for Math Minded Students. | Great Peace Academy #ihsnet

Finally an Online Course that Challenges a Math Mind

To say that it’s difficult to challenge my math gifted son would be an understatement. From a very early age he has progressed through math as if he has some hidden foreknowledge of how it’s all supposed to work. For him, it just clicks. Over the years I’ve tried various challenge math options, bought published printed materials for gifted children as well as tried a […] Read More

Outsourcing homeschool math curriculum using online learning environment Unlock Math. | Great Peace Academy

Outsourcing Homeschool Math Curriculum

When I started homeschooling there was a giant looming cloud over my head. It was the what am I going to do about math cloud. For me, teaching a child with advanced learning abilities, specifically in math, I knew that day would come quickly and I would revisit it over and over again.  In fact, since Jonathan was about 7, he’s now 11, I’ve been concerned that my […] Read More

Thinking with Logic, Math Mysteries

Challenging Math Mysteries for Gifted Children Middle school aged children love a good mystery. At least, my middle school child does. Anytime they have an opportunity to solve something mysterious there is excitement. Couple a love for mysteries, a need for challenges, an ability to think logically and Math Logic Mysteries, by Marilynn L. Rapp Buxton, would be an excellent workbooks for your gifted homeschool resource library. When […] Read More

Ancient Math Instruction

 Can you Count in Greek?, Exploring Ancient Number Systems Book Review My son loves math. If you follow this blog, then you know he loves math. I talk about it a lot. I am in awe of his ability.  We can be out somewhere and he will see something math-like that he finds challenging and he will get fixated on it until he solves the […] Read More