Doodle Journeys: A Fill-In Journal for Everyday Explorers Do you or your children like to journal or create scrapbooks of places you have traveled? When our children were younger we had them create a notebook when we traveled (and yes we counted it as homeschooling), which would serve as their report for the trip. … [Read more...] about Doodle Journeys
Apps Preparing Teens for the Real World Summer is an ideal time for teens to learn important adult skills, like organization, financial literacy, independence and setting personal goals. Whether it’s being on time for their first summer job or keeping up with their summer reading list, these apps can help your teen stay focused this summer: … [Read more...] about Apps Preparing Teens for the Real World
10 Proven Lessons to Get Your Child Reading Before First Grade As a homeschooling family, our children picked up reading at an earlier age most likely because they were exposed to it as their older siblings were learning. But, have you ever wondered why we wait until first grade to get our children reading? Before age six, children have enormous capacities for learning. Yet, … [Read more...] about 10 Proven Lessons to Get Your Child Reading Before First Grade #ucancourses #ReadBeforeFirstGrade
Dance-Worthy Science Videos! Generation Genius offers fun, funny and entertaining new science videos for grades 3-5 (with K-2 coming next year). The videos were produced in partnership with the National Science Teachers Association and feature Dr. Jeff Vinokur, aka The Dancing Scientist, who has appeared on such national TV shows as America's Got Talent, NBC's Today Show and … [Read more...] about Dance-Worthy Science Videos!
Free Easter Writing Prompts (K-2) Encouraging your kids to write this Easter season is a great way to get your kids to share their thoughts around the holiday. When kids get told they need to write during their homeschool day, sometimes they don't know where to start. Writing prompts are a great resource to encourage your younger students to learn how … [Read more...] about Free Easter Writing Prompts (K-2)