I'm excited today to share about another great idea for helping your child (and you!) start homeschooling 9th grade. It's to use 4-year planner for high school. Why is this helpful? It will keep the student organized He will know what assignments are due and when Even if due dates are … [Read more...] about Series: Preparing to Homeschool Ninth Grade (Post #3) Using a 4-Year Planner for High School
Are you preparing to homeschool 9th grade? It's not as scary as you think. I'm happy to help guide you through the process! Welcome to Post #1 in my "Preparing to Homeschool 9th Grade" series. Today I'll be discussing the book How to Homeschool 9th and 10th Grades: Simple Steps for … [Read more...] about Series: Preparing to Homeschool 9th Grade (post #1)- The How-To Book
I've mentioned how happy I am with our new homeschool co-op this year! We are using the curriculum Tapestry of Grace and studying 20th Century literature, history, and geography with our friends. (I also teach music appreciation/music history). Twice this year we will have a Unit Celebration … [Read more...] about Tapestry of Grace “Roaring Twenties” Celebration
Here are a few links for you to use as you study the state we live in: Illinois--with a special emphasis on Chicago! Learn about Chicago, Illinois! Famous Landmarks: Willis Tower (Sears Tower) Cloud Gate/ The Bean Places to Visit: Navy Pier Millenium Park Chicago … [Read more...] about Learn about Chicago, Illinois!
Weekly Wrap-up? Ok, to be honest, it has been so long that I've done one of these posts that it's really going to cover the last 2 months! Hope you enjoy! On August 30 my 4th child was baptized by her father in a nearby lake. I'm so proud of her for making the decision to follow Jesus and … [Read more...] about Weekly Wrap-up: Baptism, Birthdays, and Astronomy
Today I'd like to share something that I've been working on this year and am happy to share some free 20th Century music appreciation lessons with you. Music Appreciation at our Homeschool Co-op My kids are now involved in a Tapestry of Grace Fellowship Group where they are studying 20th Century … [Read more...] about Free 20th Century Music Appreciation Lesson: Sousa and Joplin