The Question that Changed How We Homeschool

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Sometimes a comment, a question, a quote can strike so very true, in just the right moment, that it forces me to think, question, and change course. It’s happened multiple times throughout the years. I’ve shared how reading When the …

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A Case Study: From Public School To Homeschooling High School

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On January 1st, 2013, my 17 year old sister Danielle (Dani) joined our household. Before joining us, Dani was a junior, well steeped in public school culture, active in competitive sports, with full social life. But, during my New Year’s …

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In Our Homeschool This Week: Transitions

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In my life this week… After a week of sickness, everyone (except me) is back to normal. Yeah! But change is in the air… One thing that is always consistent in life is Change. Part of life is the transitions …

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Using SpellQuizzer Software for Spelling

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For some kids spelling is natural and easy, they pick it up without a lot of effort. Kgirl was like that. But for others, spelling is mysterious and clunky, not natural at all. J falls in this camp. Spelling isn’t …

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A Homeschool Mom’s Journal – November 30th 2012

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In my life this week… Greg and the girls have been battling a sinus cold, and I’ve been bound and determined that I won’t get sick. But alas, I’ve given in. It’s official. I’m sick too. Thank goodness it’s only …

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