Schedules: Mapping Your Week

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Dear Homeschooler, One (very big) reason we homeschool is because homeschooling provides a way to completely customize our children’s education. Therefore, a day in the life of two homeschoolers, no matter how similar, will always be a little different, as each aspect is tailored to meet the needs and interests…

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R.E.A.D. Curriculum: A Review

R.E.A.D.

    Dear Homeschooler, Reading Curricula are numerous with varying theories and scopes & sequences. I find it hard to recommend one because I believe that decision weighs heavily on both the teaching style of the parent and the learning style of the student. My daughter has just finished kindergarten; however, with summer…

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Doctor Aviation: A Review

Doctor Aviation

  Dear Homeschooler, My husband has always been interested in aviation. He tells stories of his youth of his attempt to build his own aircraft, carefully measuring and crafting pieces out of plywood. I even believe at one point in high school he was aiming to become an aeronautical engineer.…

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My VIPKID Testimony

My VIPKID Testimony

I am a stay-at-home, homeschooling mama of 2. When my husband and I decided that it was time for me to quit my teaching job and homeschool our children, I was both excited and a little scared. Don’t get me wrong — I LOVE homeschooling my kids, and because of…

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Maple Leaves and Zoos

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This month, we … Spent 2 weeks with Grandma in Canada. This is the first trip the kids have gone on a trip without me. The had a blast playing with cousins, camping, looking for treasure at the beach, having a Canadian birthday party, swimming, biking, going to the aquarium,…

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