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5 Things I Would Change in My Homeschool

 

Now that I have two homeschool graduates and I am starting all over again with my youngest, I spend a lot of time looking back. I like to evaluate the lessons that I've learned, and how I will do things differently this time around. In this video, I talk about five things that I know I would do...

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What Happens When You Give Kids Homeschooling Freedom

 

Today I want to tell you a story about the day we took off school...or so I thought. I thought I was giving my kids a break from school while I attended on online conference. Instead, I learned what happens when kids get a little freedom and space.

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The One Lesson Where Cramming Doesn't Work

 

Have you ever crammed for a test - or maybe binge-watched some videos to learn a needed skill quickly?  For most subject areas, there are ways to learn the essentials quickly if you missed some points and need a quick review.

But there's one lesson that just can't be crammed. This is what we...

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Six Mistakes that will Make Your Homeschool Stink like a Fish Smoothie

I've been starting to try out smoothies in my blender - a simple combination of frozen blueberries, yogurt, and a banana. It's been delicious and filling so far. Earlier this week, I thought I would try to grind up my vitamin pack in the smoothie to make it easier to take. The problem is that I...

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