Homeschooling Essentials: Great Books

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Great Books

Great books are probably the only real thing I’d consider a homeschooling essential, but I haven’t always felt that way. I almost decided to write about curriculum, but if you read yesterday’s post you’ll see that I decided on just the three R’s instead. Even then, you don’t need a specific curriculum. But you will […]

Homeschooling Essentials: The Three R’s

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When it comes to homeschooling, one of the most essential pieces of the day involves the actual teaching and learning of your core subjects. Typically called “the three R’s,” these consist of reading, writing, and math – or, arithmetic if you’d like to see that third R. Your state may have requirements beyond this (and, […]

Homeschooling Essentials: Supplies

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A few homeschooling essentials include all the supplies you can possibly imagine, and a few that you might not. It all depends on your child’s learning style, and your teaching style, and what age level your kids are academically absorbing this school year. Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. If you purchase something after clicking […]

SchoolhouseTeachers.com Review

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Holes in your curriculum. Delays in shipping. Something in hand isn’t working for your kids. The same curriculum you used last year is now a disaster. Curriculum works but it’s dry and your kids are bored senseless; you and/or your kids are ready for some unique electives.. Things are great but you need a little […]

Back to School – Middle Ages Reading List

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Book List

I’ve worked out our reading list for the elementary boys finally! (I think!) What do you think about our list? It’s been compiled from several lists, including our curriculum and other popular literature curriculum lists I was able to find online, as well as from Tanglewood – a free list and curriculum plan similar to […]