Memorial Day is quickly approaching, and it is a great time to take a break from the normal school routine to do some themed activities! Beyond the picnics, pool openings, and long weekends typically associated with Memorial Day, we have an opportunity to teach our children the real meaning behind this national holiday. We have […]
Did you know that once kids get to high school lots of schools don’t focus on spelling? Spelling and vocabulary are such an integral part of education. Even though we spend lots of time on devices with spellcheck, essays are many times written by hand. Spelling mistakes can be really embarrassing and bring into question […]
Introduce your homeschool to Jane Austen with quotes & copywork to explore the literary works and life of one of the world’s most famous British authors. Understanding the literary world of Jane Austen and the Regency Era can be challenging. Jane’s unique writing style, the confusion of ‘the George’s’ in the early 1800s, and understanding […]
Writing your life story is a wonderful way to encapsulate memories or leave a legacy behind for your loved ones. However, it’s also a really fun writing assignment for your older students to work on their autobiographical skills. Get these FREE Write Your Life Story Printables! Not only will it be a great time for […]
Spring is here and the warmer weather is ushering in all the delights of this season! Now is a great time to explore the beautiful world of butterflies. Did you know that butterflies can travel up to 12 mph? Or that many of them can taste with their feet? Find out all these facts and […]
If you and your children love including film in your homeschool lessons, then why not double the effect of films by using documentaries? There are some amazing documentaries out there, and now with the beauty of Netflix, you have a lot of them right at your fingertips. Check out our Best Documentaries for High Schoolers […]
If your student has a camera app on their phone and a place to edit photos, you have all you need to create your own elective photography course!