Mini Offices

The following websites and blogs contain information and resources to help you create mini offices for use in your own homeschool. Please post any additional resources in the comments. ABC Teach Mini Offices This web page has printable pdf files including basic directions, fractions, and grammar. Creative Homeschooling Mini Offices This web page has a … Read more

Magazines For Kids

My amazing list of links to magazines for kids: American Girl – for girls ages 8-12 Appleseeds – ages 8-11 ASK – ages 7-10 Babybug – ages 0-2 Boomerang (Audio Magazine) – family Boy’s Life – ages 8-14 Boys’ Quest – ages 6-14 Calliope – ages 9+ Chickadee – ages 6-9 Chirp – ages 3-6 … Read more

Gooney Bird Greene

We just finished Gooney Bird Greene and absolutely loved it. The kids begged daddy to keep reading more and more each night and even I didn’t want daddy to stop reading. He used funny voices and made the story that much more entertaining. I was thrilled to discover that Lois Lowry has more books in … Read more

Penguins, Penguins, Everywhere

I have been making some penguin things recently and I have seen people mentioning them on their blogs. I created The Penguin Path back in December and had a lot of fun trying my hand at graphic design. Spesamor Academy mentioned me in her post titled Penguins Part One and shows a picture of her … Read more

Reading Resources

I was asked yesterday for some basic phonics and reading resources. Here are some of the best resources that I have found. I have included a short note under each link so that you can determine the appropriateness for your own family. Starfall This is a link to the free download center at Starfall. If … Read more