Welcome to the annual iHN Gift Basket Giveaways! Here at I Choose Joy! you will have an opportunity to enter to win 6 Online Music & Drama Courses. But first, this is launch week of my newest online music course Music Appreciation of the Romantic Era for High School! What Online Music & … [Read more...] about iHN Gift Basket Giveaway of 6 Online Music & Drama Courses
Are you involved in a homeschool co-op? If not, one reason you may want to consider doing one someday because there are some classes that may be better to do in a group rather than at home. Here are just a few of the best classes to teach at a homeschool co-op. Speech and Debate There are … [Read more...] about The Best Classes to Teach at a Homeschool Co-op
This month's Homeschool High School Hop's theme is about Electives. I have chosen to talk about some classes that some people may consider elective, but for us they are essential. I'd love to share with you How to Include Public Speaking During Your Homeschool High School Years. Public … [Read more...] about How to Include Public Speaking During Your Homeschool High School Years
It's pretty obvious by how we spend our time and money that we feel that being a good public speaker is important in our family. Our kids have just spent 3 jam-packed weeks doing drama, as well as a speech and debate tournament. Enjoy the pictures! "Hairspray" presented by Spotlight Youth … [Read more...] about Family Update: Drama, Speech and Debate
Well, once again we have been extremely busy around the Mayo household. Above you'll see my preschoolers making Valentines at our homeschool co-op. Below, the older kids did some projects to help illustrate light refraction and reflection which goes along with our science curriculum Exploring … [Read more...] about Collage Friday: What’s going on around here?
A few days ago my 5 oldest participated in a showcase of what they had learned in their drama class these past 10 weeks. I'm grateful to the organization CYT for teaching my kids so many great skills in acting, singing, dancing, speaking, poise, etc.! … [Read more...] about Spotlight Showcase