2nd Grade Homeschool Curriculum Choices 2014-2015

The homeschool year for 2014-2015 is finally here!  We started school about 2 weeks ago, but I’m just now finalizing our curriculum choices.  I thought that this was a good time to share with all of you what our 2nd grade homeschool curriculum choices are for the year. As you know, I have students in […]

My Family Tree with Ancestry.com

Thank you to Ancestry.com for helping me learn about my family history. It is always fun to go back into time a bit and review your family history.  I had never checked out Ancestry.com before, but last week I was able to start digging around to create my family tree and to find out more […]

Veritas Press Self-Paced History #hsreviews

History is a tough subject to take on for me, because it is so involved and there are so many intricate details.  I think all homeschooling moms have their strengths and weaknesses, right?  When I had the opportunity to review a history course with my 4th grade daughter, I was very excited.  We chose Veritas […]

Apologia Review: What On Earth Can I Do?

I love using curriculum items that combine subjects.  Recently, we tried one that combines a Christian worldview and deovotional with history, copywork, free writing, art and puzzles, reading, science, social studies, even music.  Our latest review product from Apologia Educational Ministries, the What on Earth Can I Do? (hardback book), has been an awesome family devotional time for […]

Golden Prairie Press Homeschool History Review

My kids are always eager to learn about the past, and enjoy history.  While I definitely think it is important, I have found so many homeschool history either programs difficult to use or way too dry for my 1st and 3rd grader.  Now I know about a new option that is great for their age […]