In a busy homeschool schedule, the first "subjects" to fall by the wayside are usually art, music and other "extras." But a focus on the practical at the expense of the beautiful will rarely have the … [Read more...] about 8 Ways to Incorporate Art Appreciation
We tend to have a greater appreciation for those things that hold meaning for us — real, practical meaning; those things that we use every day. And math is no different! If you are looking for … [Read more...] about Keeping Math Real
Fun and practical ways to develop a better thinker. Learn Latin. Build your vocabulary. Incorporate Bloom's taxonomy. Read. Practice active recreation. Use notebooking. Stay up … [Read more...] about 12 Practical Ways to Develop a Better Thinker
Whether your child decides to work for a corporation or chart his own entrepreneurial course, he will need a variety of "soft skills" outside of those quantifiable academic skills he graduates with. … [Read more...] about 7 Ways to Develop an Independent Researcher
If you are ready to add nature study into your homeschool mix, we have ten ideas that we hope will help. 1. Free Nature Studies: Our Wonderful World. Our own nature studies using the book Our … [Read more...] about 10 Ideas for Nature Study
Memorizing Scripture has been a family activity over the years. Here are a few tips for memorizing Scripture: 1. Know why you are memorizing Scripture Having a firm purpose in doing something provides … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Memorizing Scripture
Are you planning for the next school year and finding yourself overwhelmed with choices? Then here is some good news. The curriculum choices you make will not determine the success or failure of your … [Read more...] about 11 Tips: Choose Curriculum Without Becoming Overwhelmed!