I'm thrilled to be able to share a homeschool curriculum review about a new writing curriculum we tried out this spring. It's called the WriteShop I Basic Set (5th ed.) and we used the newly updated Video Course with it, too. If you're looking for a video writing course, I think you will love this … [Read more...] about Video Writing Course: Writeshop 1 Review
If you've been homeschooling a while, you've heard of IEW even if you haven't tried it. But, if you haven't tried it, maybe it's time to take a look! IEW stands for The Institute for Excellence in Writing, and today I'd like to tell you about the Teaching Writing: Structure and Style Premium … [Read more...] about IEW Teaching Writing: Structure and Style Premium Membership ~ Win It!
[Today's post "How to Teach a High School English Survey Class at a Homeschool Co-op" was written by contributor and homeschool mom Michelle Habrych.] How to Teach a High School English Survey Class at a Homeschool Co-op I always enjoyed English classes in school, and I love reading, writing, and … [Read more...] about How to Teach a High School English Survey Class at a Homeschool Co-op
Are you ready for another homeschool year? I am! I will be entering our 13th year of homeschooling. My two oldest sons are seniors this year, so in addition to the regular homeschooling, we'll also be finishing up college visits, taking SAT and ACT tests, applying to colleges, seeking scholarships, … [Read more...] about 2018-2019 Homeschool Curriculum Choices for 1st-12th Grades
[Today's article "100 Online Courses for Homeschoolers: The Ultimate Guide for Homeschool Success" was written by veteran homeschool mom of 4 homeschool graduates, Kate Woods. Gena Mayo made some edits and additions and compiled the list of 100+ online courses for homeschoolers.] The Ultimate Guide … [Read more...] about 100+ Online Courses for Homeschoolers: The Ultimate Guide for Homeschool Success
Writing. It’s a must-teach subject in every homeschool. But, not every homeschool student (or teacher!) enjoys it. I know that I have had my struggles with my own kids by trying to find ways for them to have fun creative writing assignments to keep their interest and push them to work harder. I … [Read more...] about 6 Reasons to Have Students Blog for Fun Creative Writing in Your Homeschool