CrossWired Science: A Review

CrossWired science

Dear Homeschooler, What type of homeschooler are you? We are fairly eclectic in our approach to learning. I have both classical and Charlotte Mason leanings, but we also enjoy unit studies, hand-on and practical methods, and elements of both student-led and traditional learning. We do enjoy a gamut of approaches.…

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Reining in the Wiggles

reining in wiggles

An oldie, but a goodie….     Dear Homeschooler, Do your kids wiggle? Maybe your older kids get fidgety. Sometimes, this need to move can decrease our students focus and limit their attention span. I’ve heard some say, “My child doesn’t sit well, so I need a curriculum where he doesn’t…

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Astronomy Resources

Astronomy

Dear Homeschooler, As spring approaches and it is starting to warm up outside, we want to spend as much time out of the house as possible — even at night. Use these warmer nights to gaze up at the stars! Check out these great resources for studying astronomy. If you…

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