Planning Your Homeschool Year

Planning The Homeschool Year I worked on planning this school year (the one that just started), way back in the spring. I made this massive list 2012-2013 Curriculum Planning and then I went on my merry way finishing out last year. Well, wouldn’t you know it, now I am rethinking my plans. I know that I … Read more

5 Days Of Organizing Your Homeschool1

Links to the rest of the series: 5 Days Of Organizing Your Homeschool Day 2: What Materials Should I Use & Where Can I Find Them? What materials do you already have? go through your house and gather all your materials (check the basement, cupboards, closets, and bookshelves) declutter and purge materials you did not like … Read more

5 Days Of Organizing Your Homeschool

Links to the rest of the series: 5 Days Of Organizing Your Homeschool Day 1: What Should I Teach? We have been homeschooling as a family for going on seven years now. Every year has been different. Every year we have used different materials and I really feel that there has been no continutiy from year … Read more

Movie Making 101

Malachi is 8, soon to be nine and he is so excited. Well, soon being August and I don’t know what is special about nine, but he is looking forward to it. That wasn’t what I wanted to talk about today though. Malachi loves army men, knights and castles, and Star Wars. He got some … Read more

Homeschooler, How Does Your Garden Grow?

With spring just around the corner, my thoughts are turning to the garden. We live in the city, so we have a tiny backyard garden and we need to make the most of our space. In the six years that we have lived in our row house, we have had some variety of garden just … Read more

Tech Tuesday

Welcome back to Tech Tuesday. Today I wanted to share about one of the ways we use our iPad. Jonah has been making these wonderful Lighthouse Memory Club animations for the kids and we have all been learning our memory verses. You will be hearing more about the Lighthouse Memory Club as time goes on, … Read more