• Home Education
  • 5 Surprising Ways to Summer School

    5 Suprising Ways to Summer School

    How can we make this summer different? How can we cover the gaps? How can we make up that course? How can I get a BREAK while the kids are still doing some learning? These are my questions this summer… I know –  I. NEED. A. BREAK.  – probably more than my kids need a break. […]

  • Curriculum
  • Preschool Tree Math

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    I love finding ways to teach my children without being “teachy.” Sounds crazy, but it sure does make learning a bit more fun and a lot less “stuffy.” Here are a few ideas that use trees to teach math at the  preschool/kindergarten level. 1. Go for a walk and gather pinecones, acorns, leaves, or nuts. […]

  • Home Education
  • Top Tips for Teaching Math To Young Children

    love for math

    Giving our children a solid foundation in math should be a homeschool mom’s priority. With the US falling more behind each year in this area, the demand for mathematically based jobs is increasing. I know, you’re probably thinking I’m crazy to mention early learning and math careers in the same paragraph. Yet, I don’t want […]

  • Home Education
  • Bringing out a Love for Math and Time Tables…

    love for math

    Time and time again I have come across students who will assert that they absolutely hate math. They aren’t really that old, and haven’t gone very far down the road of life to have formed such a solid opinion of a subject that is used in daily life. Yet, I’ve seen it time and time […]