My teen is 100% in love with the ocean. We are relaxed, interest-led homeschoolers, but I like to have at least one key resource to build our curriculum around. This year, for her, it's been Apologia's Exploring Creation with Marine Biology. We've used other Exploring Creation books in Kathryn's … [Read more...] about Using Apologia’s Marine Biology in a relaxed homeschool
Because we're relaxed homeschoolers, I like to keep good resources handy. It's one of the best ways for the kids to learn, even when I haven't assigned them specific work. One of our most recent resources is a pretty little atlas of the United States. Disclosure: I received this product … [Read more...] about U.S. Atlas for Homeschool geography
Let's be real: even though I have an entire Pinterest board full of kids' crafts, sometimes (ok, lots of times), planning those projects and making sure we have all the supplies just does not happen. Although Kathryn has free reign with our craft supplies at any time, I haven't given the little kids … [Read more...] about Hands-on Kids’ Crafts from Kiwi Crate
I am so sad I haven't been able to make it to one of the Great Homeschool Convention events this year! Things just kept coming up to conflict with those weekends. The instagram feeds from attendee-friends were torture; Colleen even got a photo with Ben Carson, and with Matt Walsh! The final GHC … [Read more...] about Final GHC event of 2014: California!