We have spent the past month learning American Sign Language! I have always loved sign language and have participated in a few "sign language choirs," where we would sing and sign at the same time. And I, as a choir teacher, have taught songs in ASL to several groups. I'm thrilled to have found the … [Read more...] about The Easiest Way to Learn ASL Online
Disclosure: I get commissions for purchases made through affiliate links in this post. Have you ever considered learning the Hebrew language? If you have, I'm so excited to tell you that there is a very accessible online course called Hebrew for Homeschoolers that you will love! Today, I'm going … [Read more...] about Learning the Hebrew Language with Hebrew for Homeschoolers
This year my youngest child enters kindergarten! I can't believe after parenting and homeschooling 16 years, I won't have a preschooler anymore. :) I'm really excited about our plans for the year. We are settled in our new home, and I'm ready to hit the ground running come August 21. See below for … [Read more...] about 2017-2018 Homeschool Curriculum Choices for Kindergarten Thru High School
The easiest way to learn Spanish is to do it learn it when you are young (age 9 or under) and to do it through immersion. I know what you're thinking. "I don't have time to add one more thing to our already full homeschool schedule!" Or is that just me? :) That's why I'm glad I found Foreign … [Read more...] about The Easiest Way to Learn Spanish!
Why do we study Spanish? It's a great question because every subject we spend time with means less time to spend learning something else. Here are Four Reasons We Study Spanish: Spanish is spoken by a huge number of people in the world. Even in my own town in Illinois, we are surrounded by … [Read more...] about Four Reasons We Study Spanish
Middlebury Interactive Languages Today I'm happy to review an online foreign language course from Middlebury Interactive Languages. There are Middlebury German Courses for Elementary, Middle School, and High School. We specifically used High School German I, first semester. This course is … [Read more...] about Curriculum Review: Middlebury German for High School