Our Curriculum for 2015-2016 {Kindergarten & 5th Grade}

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Our Curriculum 2015-2016 Kindergarten & 5th Grade This time next week our homeschool will be in full swing!  I can not believe I have a 5th Grader and Kindergartner – How did this happen? While I’m busy getting everything all pulled together for the Big Day I thought I would share with you what we {Read More}

Why We Homeschool

  Why We Homeschool As homeschoolers we tend to get a lot of questions when a person realizes we’re homeschooling.  One of the number one questions I get is: Why?  Why would you choose to stay home with your kids all day and teach them? This is only second to: How long are you going to keep homeschooling? So I thought I would share our families top 5 reasons we homeschool: Personalized Education: When you are in school, whether public {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Prepping The Mama

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year Prepping The Mama Here we are.  The final installment of this months series – Organizing The New School Year – and it’s all about you.  It’s Mama time! While we’re busy prepping rooms and kids, planning and ordering we need to make sure we are ready.  Is your heart in this {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Prepping The Kiddos

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year Prepping The Kiddos   So far in this series we’ve covered: A Year In Review:  I always begin by reviewing the year we just finished. Choosing Curriculum:  Once you know what you all liked and didn’t like last year, you can then move on to the new stuff. Letters Of {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – School Room Prep

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year School Room Prep   So far in this series we’ve covered: A Year In Review:  I always begin by reviewing the year we just finished. Choosing Curriculum:  Once you know what you all liked and didn’t like last year, you can then move on to the new stuff. Letters Of {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Time To Plan

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year Time To Plan   So far in this series we’ve covered: A Year In Review:  I always begin by reviewing the year we just finished. Choosing Curriculum:  Once you know what you all liked and didn’t like last year, you can then move on to the new stuff. Letters Of {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Letters of Intent

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year – Letters of Intent Welcome back to the series Organizing The New School Year!  So far we’ve talked about reviewing your previous year and choosing curriculum.  Now it’s time to let our schools know that our kiddos will have the opportunity to learn in a fun and exciting venue – {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – Choosing Curriculum

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link.   Organizing The New School Year Choosing Curriculum Welcome back to the series Organizing The New School Year!  We talked about beginning this time with reviewing last years curriculum as a family.  Now, we’re going to use this information to actually choose our curriculum for the new year. First we want to begin by creating {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – A Year In Review

The links in this post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. Organizing The New School Year – A Year In Review Let’s jump right in!  How do you begin organizing a new homeschool year?  By reviewing your previous homeschool year! You know when you’re finally finished with the year and you’re cleaning out the school room shelves – boxing them up to store for the younger {Read More}

Organizing The New School Year – A New Series

Organizing The New School Year – A New Series I can not believe we are getting ourselves ready to enter our 6th year of homeschooling!  Absolutely unbelievable to me.  Where did the time go? With this in mind, I’m spending the month of July sharing with you a few steps I take to get our homeschool, kiddos and myself ready for the new year.  We don’t just jump into it all willy-nilly like.  There is a process.  So, here are the {Read More}