Ten Minutes to a Better Homeschool Podcast

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Getting Ready For Summer In Your Homeschool

Summertime. where the living is easier (and summer homeschooling is easier too). Here are my top tips for making this summer in your homeschool the best yet! To begin, let's talk a little bit about homeschool scheduling and your homeschool year. One way to approach...

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3 Top Tips For Choosing The Right Homeschool Curriculum

When people begin homeschooling, the very first question they often ask is, “How do I choose a curriculum?” I understand it's something that's on your mind when you're thinking about homeschooling, but it's not the place to start. Whether you are brand new to...

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My All-Time Favorite Books For Homeschool Moms

This is one of my absolute favorite topics: books. More specifically, my favorite books for homeschool moms. Books and homeschoolers go together like peanut butter and jelly - and not just for our kids! Listen to the Podcast: Taking Time To Learn As A Homeschool...

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Nature Study: The Perfect Elementary Science Curriculum

Growing up in the south with the humidity, the heat, and the snakes, I have never been quite sure about nature study. It wasn't until I met my good friend and nature study expert, Cindy West, that I saw just how beneficial it could be for me and my kids. She has...

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Homeschool Curriculum: What If I Don’t Finish It All?

Once again, we are almost to the end of a homeschool year. Once again, we're not going to finish all of our curriculum. I want you to know that it's OK. It has taken me a few years to get to this point. The things that we so lovingly picked out and planned out last...

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Homeschooling A Child With ADHD: A Parent’s Guide

Do you suspect that your child has ADHD? Have you wondered what that means for your homeschool journey? Can you even appropriately homeschool a child with ADHD? Colleen Kessler, a former teacher and expert on gifted and twice-exceptional kids (plus a homeschool mom...

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Budget-Friendly Ideas For Homeschooling On The Cheap

There's a saying that the best things in life are free, but what about education? Can you give your kids a quality homeschool education at low or no cost? Is it even possible to homeschool cheaply without buying tons of expensive curriculum? What about...

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Do Learning Styles Really Matter In Your Homeschool?

Teaching to your kids' learning styles is a huge buzzword in homeschool circles, but learning styles may not matter nearly as much as you think. Did you know that learning styles can even be detrimental to your kids' education? If you are a fan of learning styles,...

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Do You Suspect Learning Issues? Here’s What To Do Next

Are you concerned that your homeschooled child is not learning as well as they should be? Do you suspect learning issues? Here’s what you need to determine your next steps. Marianne Sunderland is a veteran homeschool mom of eight, seven of whom have a variety of...

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