Learning Styles & Love Languages

This week were are going to lightly touch on children’s learning styles and Love Languages! When I first started homeschooling I had no clue what a learning style was let alone my son even had one! Thursday’s link up is an and/or – 1. what is your child’s learning style and/or 2. What is your […]

Guest Post 6 – Jolanthe

Please welcome our 6th guest post from Jolanthe of Homeschool Creations I had every intention of starting school last Monday. Guess what? It isn’t going to happen in the way that I had hoped. Despite my well-dreamed plans, things just haven’t fallen into place the way I had anticipated and truthfully I’m feeling a bit […]

Link Up – Back to HomeSchooling

This is our 3rd year celebrating the new school year, so we go out for lunch and treat our boy to a small treat bag of school supplies – colored pencils, star wars notebook, etc. Nothing too fancy – but definitely a little something new (which he needed anyway). Today – share with us how […]

HSV Panel – Back to School

Back to School Tips provided by the great ladies on our panel!! Ellen – Back to School Kick-off… Our local home school support group hosts a ‘Back to School’ picnic mid-August. We enjoy a picnic-style dinner and games for the kids. This is a great way to reconnect with other home schoolers before you get […]

Science Slip Up

My friend Myra does a Friday Fail post on her blog – My Blessed Life. I so enjoy reading the silly stories. When my friend Stacey – 29 Lincoln Avenue posted a tweet #confessionsofahomeschooler I knew we had to do it! Thank you friends for planting seeds! Four wonderful women signed on to be monthly […]

Back to HomeSchooling

Welcome new followers! Thank you for supporting us in our effort to bridge homeschool families! Early August usually means back to homeschooling for many homeschoolers who have enjoyed the summer break. In my home it means it’s time to stick to the schedule for our family. Since my youngest is no longer napping twice a […]

Guest Post – Cindy

Join me and welcome a witty homeschooler, Cindy at Get Along Home, as our 5th Friday Guest Post! When I was asked if I’d like to contribute a guest post to The Homeschool Village about what our homeschool looks like, I did my usual fool thing and rushed in where angels fear to tread. I […]

Thursday Link Up – Art

This week we are sharing each family’s heart for the arts! We’re asking: what are you planning on teaching for art?! Next week’s theme is Back to School!

The HSV Panel – ART

This week The HSV Panel answers: how do you help your homeschoolers enjoy learning about the arts?Ellen – Enjoy learning about the arts? Wow, we are doing well if we cover the arts. I have used Feed My Sheep by Barry Stebbing to introduce and learn about painting, drawing, colors, shading, etc. The kids usually […]

New Series

We have a new Tuesday series – “Confessions of a Homeschooler”. Four great contributing homeschool moms will be sharing their silly lighthearted moments that keep a smile on their face and might brighten our days as well. These stories will cover past and present “oops moments” we all seem to have at one time or […]

Heart For the Arts

I am blown away by all the homeschoolers signed up for pen-pals! 158 were matched!! Thank you all ~ what joy it’ll be for those homeschoolers to receive letters! Don’t worry moms – there is something in the works just for you too. This week we’re talking art! In our home “art” literally means paint […]

Guest Post – Stacey

Great excitement for our 4th guest ~ StaceyLast week, I was talking to a friend and I heard myself say, “We are going into our 6th year of homeschooling.” It was at that point that I had an ‘out of body experience.’ You know the kind, where you are actually the one talking, but a […]

Link Up – P.E. Photos

We’ve discussed what P.E. looks like to each of us ~ now let’s see it! Link up a picture of your child enjoying their favorite activity that falls into “healthy exercise / fitness”! Don’t forget to grab our button or add our link to your post. Don’t have a blog?? Feel free to add a […]

The HSV Panel – P.E.

I am so excited to introduce you to our *new* HSV Panel! These fantastic ladies have a permanent residence in the Village (on the right side bar with links to their blogs – go check them out). The HSV Panel will be answering one question each week and sharing their experiences with us! “P.E. is […]

Mail

What is more fun than connecting with homeschool moms? Homeschoolers connecting with homeschoolers while working on letter writing skills! The HSV is going to attempt to roll out a pen-pal opportunity for your homeschoolers!If your homeschooler (K-12th) would like to sign up for a pen-pal – we will be organizing a list to match your […]