Art Appreciation, Learning Resources

6 Favorite Art Supplies That Cure Summer Boredom

For several years now the kids and I have been through a sea of different art projects and supplies as we explore the world around us each summer and school year.   Although it is fun to find exciting new supplies the kids have our basic staples that seem to get us through just about any… Continue reading 6 Favorite Art Supplies That Cure Summer Boredom

Gaming
homeschool, Learning Resources

Video Games and Education-Do they mix?

There is this stigma we have placed on video games.  Myths, and opinions that have been repeated as fact for decades. Perhaps it's time to dig deeper, and find the truth for ourselves.  Could video games be the missing link to understanding in the classroom? As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. What… Continue reading Video Games and Education-Do they mix?

Learning Resources

9 Must-Haves for Every Home School Classroom

I have been educating children from home for more than 7 years, now.  I have tried many different concepts, manners, and products, each one I just knew would give me that 'ah-ha' solution to make my classroom easier more functional.  Some did, and some did not.   Whether your home school workspace is a designated classroom,… Continue reading 9 Must-Haves for Every Home School Classroom

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My Favorite Quiet Time Activities For Preschoolers

I'm a strong believer in the Montessori method, though I do not have the funds nor time to build a classroom full of Montessori tools and activities for my daughters to explore any idea or subject they may desire.  I instead try to maintain a decent trade out of at least four independent activities they… Continue reading My Favorite Quiet Time Activities For Preschoolers