Responding To Math Mistakes

Math Mistakes

This post is the second installment of a series titled Improving Homeschool Math. Last week, I began the series by debunking a few math myths we’ve faced here in our homeschool. Today, I want to explore how we can gently and lovingly address the math mistakes our children make and give them the confidence they need Continue Reading…

Debunking Math Myths

Debunking Math Myths

While working on a recent math assignment, Sugar Plum had one of those math moments. Do you know what I’m talking about? Do you or your children ever have those math moments? In our house, such moments are often accompanied by tears, frustration, and angry outbursts. Who knew numbers could cause such grief? Because homeschool math can Continue Reading…

(VIDEO) How To Survive a Bad Homeschool Day

Bad Homeschool Day

If you’ve been homeschooling for a while, you know that not every homeschool day is a great one.  When our homeschool day takes a turn for the worse due to poor attitudes, frequent interruptions, or sickness, it’s easy to become discouraged. Is there anything a homeschool mom can do to save the day? Yes, there is! Continue Reading…

Homeschool Field Trip Tips: FREE Printable

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Field trips are a great way to add interest to your homeschool studies. Wrap up your Ancient Egyptian unit study with a trip to a museum’s exhibit on mummies. Allow your children to get closer to the snakes you’ve been studying by visiting the reptile house at a zoo in your area. Help jumpstart your upcoming Continue Reading…