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
It's time to homeschool ninth grade! So, I thought I'd share today what we'll be using for my oldest son's curriculum during his 9th grade year. History/Geography, Literature, and Writing: We started using Tapestry of Grace this year, which is a full curriculum for grades K-12 and includes the … [Read more...] about Series: Preparing to Homeschool Ninth Grade- Our Curriculum Choices