Home Schooling

Discover innovative home schooling ideas to create a unique and engaging learning experience for your child. Explore top ideas to make learning fun and effective while staying at home.

I was asking this question 4 years ago, so I'm writing the post I wish I'd had. 🥰A little background: Our family began officially homeschooling when our oldest son was entering kindergarten. I wasn't homeschooled and only knew a few homeschooling families, so I had a lot of questions (and trepidation) about choosing a curriculum.Here's what I've learned along the way:+ An open-and-go, boxed curriculum can be very helpful for your first year. We used Sonlight (with no regrets!) and I have…

Avatar
Jessica Smith
What I Learned When I Quit Homeschooling — Life, Abundantly Web Design, Design, Outdoor, Homeschool Mom, Homeschool Education, Homeschool Life, Homeschool Learning, Smart Parenting, Homeschool Quotes

Just over 3 years ago, I was 4-5 months pregnant with my very welcomed but highly surprising 4th child. At that time, my 3rd was still shy of his FIRST birthday, and I had a daughter going into junior high and one struggling greatly due to dyslexia and dyscalculia . As a new school year loomed lar

Avatar
Jessica Smith Lama
Parents, Pre K, Homeschool Education, Homeschool Learning, Homeschool Help, Homeschool Curriculum, Teaching Homeschool, Homeschool Resources, Homeschool Mom

Deschooling definition: planned period of adjustment a child needs when transitioning from public school to homeschool. Understanding how long it takes and why the deschool process has major, necessary benefits in helping a child decompress and successfully prepare for switching to home school and formal school work. Get tips for de-schooling, learn how to start homeschooling with deschooling, the difference between deschooling vs. unschooling and more!

Avatar
Heather Alderson