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Roaring Spring Paper Products

I was able to try a myriad of Roaring Springs paper products over the last few months, and as a home schooling parent, I have to say I can see the value of these products. 814 more words

Capitalization Clues - Free Printable

Okay. My third-grader just made her first “B” on a test since she started preschool four years ago. The first one that I remember her making anyway. 246 more words


So Many Choices

It seems that every week I discover yet another activity that I think our girls would enjoy.  It has been so hard to choose!  I can see how it would be very easy to just sign up for every extra activity and ignore “school” stuff completely. 836 more words


Math Curriculum

This is a product review for Saxon Math and RightStart.  We started out with Saxon and it’s fine but it is similar to the method I learned math in school when I was younger.  273 more words


Time to Introduce the Cast

Ok, so I’m starting to get this figured out, a little, not really. Either way, it’s time to introduce the cast. First up, me! I’m a stay at home mom who homeschools two kids, manages a household, and I’m trying to get this little business up and going. 257 more words


How to Help Your Child Become a Better Writer

Suggestions for Parents from the National Council of Teachers of English, 1980

Things to Do at Home

  1. Build a climate of words at home. Go places and see things with your child, then talk about what has been seen, heard, smelled, tasted, touched.
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Challenging kids

I’ve noticed a lot of posts lately on how it’s great to homeschool because kids can follow their interests or homeschool is great because we just let the kids decide how to do things etc. 812 more words