Zirrly: A Review

Zirrly

 Dear Homeschooler,  I am always looking for new crafts and activities for my kids to do. I want something that builds new skills and fosters creativity but is also something they can do on their own or with just a little instruction. I like it when they fill at least…

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CursiveLogic: A Review

CursiveLogic

Dear Homeschooler, Are you teaching your students to write in cursive?  I’ve read quite a bit of varying opinions on both the benefits and non-relevance of teaching cursive in a modern tech-driven world where most communication and documentation is typed. Personally, I think cursive is extremely beneficial beyond just an…

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Magic Stix Washable Markers: A Review

Magic Stix

Dear Homeschooler, Homeschool art class can be a beautiful chaos. When the carefully constructed masterpieces are hanging on the fridge, left behind in the wake are empty glue sticks, broken crayons, and stray markers. I don’t know about you, but we always seem to end up with more markers than…

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The Magic Stories: A Review

Magic Stories

Dear Homeschooler, Literacy. There are SO many different literacy programs. You can seriously get lost in the sea of options. Despite what curricula you use, sometimes a little extra reading practice is just what your student needs. That is why I was excited for the opportunity to review The Magic…

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Reading Eggs: A Review

Reading Eggs

Dear Homeschooler, Practice. Practice. Practice. We know that to get better at any new skill, we have to practice. Repetition is such an important part of the learning process, but sometimes keeping interest and engagement high for everyday drills is challenging. I love reinforcing lessons with games. Computerized games are…

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