As homeschool families, we'll be the first to defend the homeschooling lifestyle. We can easily sing its praises, talk about the wonderful choice we've made to educate our kids at home, and how happy we are with that decision. However, that doesn't mean things are always perfect for us. So today … [Read More...] about 26 of the BIGGEST Gripes about the Homeschooling Lifestyle!
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Hands-on Ancient Babylon Hanging Gardens of Babylon Known as one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon were thought to have been a showpiece in the capital of the Neo-Babylonian Empire and built by King Nebuchadnezzar. But there is some debate among scholars if it … [Read More...] about Hands-on Ancient Babylon: Hanging Gardens Fun Activity
Hands-on STEM learning makes learning come alive, but I've always been science-phobic. My kids not so much. So, STEM learning has to be easy in my home and nothing is easier than using everyday items. Your kids will love these 100 brilliant STEM activities using everyday items. I know you'll find … [Read More...] about 100 Brilliant STEM Activities Using Everyday Items
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I have the 2019 Year Round Homeschool Planning form and I named this color scheme Plateau. Long range planning is key to sticking to homeschool, so I know you’ll love getting this planning form early. Don't be put off by my form name of year round homeschool even if you don't homeschool year round. … [Read More...] about Free 2019 Year Round Homeschool Planning Form
Whether to grade papers or not for your kids can be quite easy to decide. If it causes unnecessary stress or increased motivation for your kids, you know. However, how to grade hands-on homeschool activities and projects fits into another category. If you use unit studies which is mastery-based … [Read More...] about How to Grade Hands-on Homeschool Activities and Projects (Free Rubric for Grading)