What makes the Charlotte Mason method of homeschooling delightful? That is the question I seek to answer for you today as we learn about who Charlotte Mason was and how she has influenced homeschoolers. "Who is Charlotte Mason?" Charlotte Mason was an educator in England who lived from 1842 – … [Read more...] about What Makes the Charlotte Mason Method of Homeschooling Delightful?
I have always loved the idea of nature study. In fact, A Pocketful of Pinecones is one of my all-time favorite books! When I first started homeschooling, I expected to go on weekly nature walks with my kids with our nature study backpacks full of field guides and magnifying glasses, collecting … [Read more...] about Totally Awesome Nature Study Ideas for Lazy Homeschool Moms
One of my favorite science curriculum writers is The Homeschool Scientist, and this week she is launching a brand new product: "What Makes the Weather: A Hands-On Study of Atmospheric Conditions." It's only $3.99! Here is what you'll find in "What Makes the Weather: A Hands-On Study of … [Read more...] about Help Your Kids Learn About the Weather with “What Makes the Weather?”
From the first moment I learned about Charlotte Mason, I have wanted to incorporate nature walks in my homeschool. But I would get in a rut and never could think of anything new to do. Imagine my thrill to find Cindy West's book 100+ Easy and Fun Creative Nature Walks! What I love about this … [Read more...] about 100+ Easy and Fun Creative Nature Walks