7 Mindsets for New Homeschool Families

7 Mindsets for New Homeschool Families

If you’re one of the thousands of new homeschool families, here are 7 powerful mindset shifts that will help your new life of teaching at home more peaceful and productive. There is a steep learning curve to go from the formality of doing school at home to a...
How to Learn From a Textbook: The SQ3R Method

How to Learn From a Textbook: The SQ3R Method

The SQ3R Method is an excellent way to help kids learn from a textbook. This post will show you what the SQ3R Method is and how to teach it to your kids. As a long-time, homeschooling parent of 7 kids with dyslexia, I don’t usually recommend a traditional...
When Life Gives You a Pandemic, Learn!

When Life Gives You a Pandemic, Learn!

There’s nothing like a pandemic to teach you what’s really important in life. We’re wrapping up our second week of quarantine. I was thinking today about the many challenges our family has homeschooled through over the past 20+ years. I’ve...
How to Teach Reading at Home

How to Teach Reading at Home

Whether your kids’ school has been closed temporarily or you are officially homeschooling, here’s how to teach reading at home. With the ever-changing COVID-19 situation in our world, there is currently estimated to be over 1 billion kids home from school....