The Typing Coach Online Typing Course (Review)

I’ve started my 12 and 10 year old on The Typing Coach Online Typing Course as part of our review for The Typing Coach and the Homeschool Review Crew.  I want them to learn to type because keyboarding practice is so important in today’s society.  We all need to be great typists to get along in a digital society, […]

Educational Earth Day Activities and Crafts

Earth Day is April 22, and what else would a homeschool mom be sharing in celebration?  Educational Earth Day activities and crafts, of course! Educational Earth Day Activities and Crafts Try these fun ideas from bloggers across the web to teach your kids math, literacy skills, and more while highlighting the importance of taking care […]

Here to Help Learning Homeschool Writing Program

Finding a solid homeschool writing program can be difficult.  We’ve recently had the chance to review Flight 3 Paragraph Writing in the Here to Help Learning homeschool writing curriculum.  I’m happy to report that this program hit all of the learning styles and is unique from anything we have tried before. Here to Help Learning For our […]

The Basics of Critical Thinking – Book Review

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been able to use my review copy of The Basics of Critical Thinking by The Critical Thinking Co. (written by Michael Baker).  I wanted to ramp up my kids’ decision-making and critical thinking skills, and this book has been an interesting and practical way to do it.  If you’re trying to help teach […]