Homeschool, Homeschool Bible Curriculum, Homeschool Reviews

Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School {My Review}

  It can be tough to keep kids interested during Bible Study depending on the Book they are reading at the time so I was intrigued when we had the opportunity to review  Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School. This PDF collection of information sheets contain interesting information and fun facts about all 66 Books… Continue reading Books of the Bible At-a-Glance from Teach Sunday School {My Review}

Homeschool Reviews

Forensic Faith for Kids and Case Makers Academy {My Review}

If there is one thing that EJ loves more than most anything else it's solving a good mystery. He loves watching programs like the Garage Sale Mysteries on television, trying his best to find the solution before we find out at the end of the show. Knowing this, when an opportunity came up for us… Continue reading Forensic Faith for Kids and Case Makers Academy {My Review}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

Interactive Math with iknowit.com {My Review}

Math has always been one of EJ's favorite subjects so when we were given the opportunity to review I Know It I thought it sounded just right for doing our back-to-school math review this year. From the same people who created SuperTeacherWorksheets.com "I Know It" is meant to be a supplement to use alongside your current math… Continue reading Interactive Math with iknowit.com {My Review}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews

The Captain Sun Adventures {My Review}

What 11-year-old boy doesn't like reading comic books about super-heroes? Not many that I know so we were happy to have the chance to review Book 1, Rescue Me! What Superheroes Can Teach Us About the Power of Faith from The Captain Sun Adventures. Opening our Captain Sun adventure I saw right away that there was an introduction from… Continue reading The Captain Sun Adventures {My Review}

Field Trips, Homeschool

Learning is More Fun When Papa Gets Involved in Our Homeschool

Those of you who read this blog regularly know that I homeschool our grandson and that we travel quite a bit. During our travels (and while at home) we always make sure to have the whole family involved in EJ's education. As the saying goes, "It takes a village to raise a child." and our… Continue reading Learning is More Fun When Papa Gets Involved in Our Homeschool

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews, Online Learning

Learning Latin with Roman Roads Media {My Review}

Up until now my only experience with Latin has been from singing in our church choir but this summer we've had the opportunity to check out the online subscription to Picta Dicta Natural World from Roman Roads Media. (Thankfully they have generously provided us with a 14-month subscription since the only word I knew in the first set… Continue reading Learning Latin with Roman Roads Media {My Review}

Homeschool, Homeschool Reviews, Online Learning

GrammarPlanet {My Review}

We've recently had the opportunity to review the online learning program, GrammarPlanet. This language arts program is the product of the partnership of Erin Karl (her mother developed the Analytical Grammar program and Erin followed in her footsteps and became a teacher) and Jerry Bailey (he's the technology guy and an expert in his field… Continue reading GrammarPlanet {My Review}

5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement, Family Travel, Homeschool

Keeping it all Together on the Road ~ 5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement – Friday Favorites

Here we are on Day 5 of our blog hop. Today I'm sharing my favorite tips for homeschooling on the road for Friday Favorites. Enjoy! Click...hmmm, normally this isn't a bad sound except when it comes from your closing car door just as you realize your keys are not in your hand where they should… Continue reading Keeping it all Together on the Road ~ 5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement – Friday Favorites

5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement, Homeschool

Back to School Essentials? {5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement}

Back to school, the phrase alone reminds me of aisles of notebooks, pencil cases, paper, binders, crayons, felt markers...you get the idea. Now that we homeschool there is no restriction on the supplies we use (for student or teacher) so I can decide what to spend our budget dollars on and what we can leave… Continue reading Back to School Essentials? {5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement}

5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement, Family Travel, Homeschool

What’s New on Take a Look Tuesday {5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement}

Homeschooling on the road is nothing new to us. In fact, as my regular readers know, that is how we started homeschooling in the first place. In a nutshell, I retired from my office job, decided to travel and start a travel blog, our daughter went back to work, and we decided as a family… Continue reading What’s New on Take a Look Tuesday {5 Days of Homeschool Encouragement}