What are your kids missing?

Peer pressure…Stress…Bullying…Potty mouths…Hourly schedule…Drugs… Homeschoolers are missing a few things… but they are things that we certainly are broken hearted over! In fact, homeschool children have the opportunity to take their time during the day. Instead of being rushed from one class to the next, the homeschooler has the opportunity to study, and even day …

Making a Great Test

Having pre-made tests are great, but that option isn’t always available. Homeschoolers, even though we need to be using alternative means of assessment… often have to make their own tests. It really isn’t a difficult thing to do, but there are a few things you should always keep in mind when designing your own test. …

Play Ball!

Have you ever noticed how intently kids will invest time and effort into fine tuning skills that have to do with sports? It seems that they willingly practice and invest extra time and effort into making themselves better. Why don’t they respond this way to school work and learning? I am sure some of this comes …

Education that Reflects the Future

The face of education today is changing. Though much of the subect matter remains the same through the centuries, there are aspects that change, that must change. Some of those aspects include things like technology. As homeschooling families, teaching our children should be an effort in including those things that historically have been taught, yet …