Triangle Flash Cards–FREE Homeschooling Resource

Here is a link for a wonderful free homeschooling resource… a triangle math flash card template! I’ve seen these over the years and think they are great! They show the relationship between certain numbers…fact families! I was looking to buy some, but found this free template, so now I think I’ll just go ahead & [...]

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Worksheet Works–FREE Homeschooling Resource!

I am IN LOVE with a free resource I just found, called Worksheet Works. I particularly like the writing practice pages found here. You just put in a snippet of something you’d like the child to practice writing (either tracing print, copying print, tracing cursive or copying cursive) & just like that, you’re done! It [...]

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History Curriculum…

I just wanted to write a quick blurb to let you all know that we use The Story of the World series for history. Last year we started with Ancient History & this year we are just finishing The Middle Ages. There are two more books in this series, The Early Modern Times & The [...]

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Learning to Teach…

So, I’ve “officially” been a “teacher” for almost 2 years now. It’s mostly been great, but it does constantly keep you on your toes. It makes you wonder if you’re doing things right, how you could do things better, why on EARTH you decided to put your kids’ education in YOUR hands, blah, blah, blah. [...]

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Great Math Curriculum

At our house, we have been using Teaching Textbooks for my two older girls. They love it, and so do I! It’s on the computer, it’s fun, it’s interactive, it’s SELF-GRADED (HELLO! Love THIS!) and more. The voice they use for the lectures is very natural and soothing. He explains things very clearly. If they [...]

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Writing Practice Website

Today, I was looking around the house for those papers that are used for handwriting practice…you know, those ones with the space at the top for a picture. I know I used to have a notebook like that, but since I couldn’t find it, I searched the web. And whaddaya know? I found a great [...]

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