Archive for August, 2017

 

Socialization: Who and Why?

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A lot of folks seem to get hung up on socialization issues when they think about homeschooling.  It seems to be the most frequent question I hear from people when they find out I homeschool.  My first response is normally …well that is why I homeschool.  I want my kids to be well socialized.  I don’t […]

New school year

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The school year is finally upon us.  Most public schools have already started and the rest are not far behind in starting their new school year.  As homeschoolers, we can choose our own time lines.  This year we loosely did school over the summer but are ramping up to do a new typical school year […]

No-Nonsense Algebra (Math Essentials): Product review

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No-Nonsense Algebra from Math Essentials is a math curriculum which includes an access code to free online video lessons that go along with the soft-bound book.  Each lesson is self-contained and concise (about 2 pages) which makes it not only less labor intensive but less intimidating to your student.  Don’t let the concise lessons fool you because there is […]

Hey, Andrew! Teach Me Some Greek! – Level 3: Product review

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  Hey, Andrew! Teach Me Some Greek! – Level 3 Set is a koine Greek language curriculum  by Greek ‘n’ Stuff which my daughter has been using since June. Common (koine ) Greek is not spoken today but was the language used in New Testament times which is useful for students wishing to read original Greek text or to learn […]

Guess the Location 5 of 5

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Ok. If you haven’t had the chance, check out the previous posts and see if you can guess the location. Otherwise here is the final picture.                       In case you didnt guess by now. The place is at Walt Disney World and it is the […]

Guess the Location: Picture 4 of 5

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Here is the next to last picture for guessing the location posts.  Please check back previous ones in case you’ve missed any.  This happens to be one of my favorites spots in one of my favorite places to vacation.

In the Reign of Terror: Heirloom Audio Productions ~ Product review

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  We have been listening to Heirloom Audio Productions most recent CD, In the Reign of Terror, which we were provided in order to review.  This audio drama is a historical story about the French Revolution based on the G.A. Henty novel by the same name.  It is one of several audio dramas within a series called “The Extraordinary […]