homeschooling

How to Start Homeschooling

Creating Your Unique Homeschool: How to Start Homeschooling in 2021

Homeschool: Keep It Simple. Do What Works. This homeschool guide is for people who have decided to homeschool for the first time, are already homeschooling yet still struggling to find their homeschool rhythm, or are considering this amazing transition. Homeschooling is, by no means easy but it’s also not nearly as hard or as complicated …

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A Brief Overview of Homeschool Philosophies

As much as I loath labels and find it easy to get bogged down or “categorized” by terminology and homeschool philosophies, I do believe, having a basic understanding of educational models can enhance your home education as you discover new ideas and determine what philosophies (or parts of philosophies) you want to incorporate into your …

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Our Relaxed Homeschool Curriculum

Our relaxed homeschool Curriculum: Elementary Years

Relaxed. Flexible. Eclectic. Secular. Due to our relaxed educational approach, these homeschool curriculum suggestions will work for most elementary ages. While it’s taken me some time (and I’m still learning!) to relax and let go of my ideas of formal education, I believe that learning success comes from taking it slow—making the learning relevant and …

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Simple Homeschool Schedule

Simple Homeschool Schedule: Finding Our Homeschool Rhythm In 2021

After multiple printouts, hours of penciling and erasing, homeschool schedule trials that left my son and me frustrated, I finally ditched the scheduling agony. I began shifting my energy to creating a comfortable homeschool rhythm and the values and skills I felt most important for my son’s growth and future success. I began looking for …

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An Abundant Homeschool

10 Tips for an Abundant Homeschool Life

What exactly do I mean by  “an abundant homeschool life?” Definition of abundant 1: existing or occurring in large amounts : AMPLE abundant rainfall abundant food 2: marked by great plenty (as of resources) a fair and abundant land   According to this definition, you might assume I live in a large house filled with overflowing bookshelves, homeschool curriculum, art supplies, and a …

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Types of ADD

7 Types of ADD

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Priority Issue (API) as I now like to refer to it, anxiety, mood disorders, autism, and other conditions are not single or simple disorders. They all have multiple types and are often hard to diagnose. According to Dr. Daniel Amen, there are 7 types of ADD. Despite having a …

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