Mathletics – Online Math Practice for K-12

Math is a favorite subject in our household.  Without even thinking about it, my kids are constantly quizzing each other on math facts, especially multiplication and division.  After reviewing Mathletics from 3P Learning, an online math curriculum for grades K-12, I have been able to watch my older 2 kids blossom even more. If you’ve ever used […]

Lightning Literature and Composition: Grade 1 Curriculum Review

Language arts is such an important subject to teach students from a young age.  My 7 year old son and I have been reviewing a Hewitt Homeschooling program over the past few weeks, and I’m pleased with the gentle lessons we’ve been doing each day.  We have been using the Lightning Literature and Composition: Grade 1 Student Workbook ($49.95) […]

Learn Piano at Home with HomeSchoolPiano

Learning to play an instrument is something that I’ve been wanting to let my children do for a while, but the cost has always held me back.  A few months ago, my husband and I decided that buying a keyboard would be a good idea, as it is very economical, but I didn’t know if […]

WriteShop Junior 4th Grade Writing Program Review

I’ve been looking into a solid writing curriculum for my daughter, and was thrilled to have the chance to review one from WriteShop.  She is going to be going into 4th grade this upcoming school year, and she has outgrown many of the programs we already have on hand.  (Yes, I’m a curriculum hoarder!) For our […]

Moving Beyond the Page – A Deeper Look

I love to do short unit studies with my kids, and I enjoyed being able to review a few from Moving Beyond the Page over the past several weeks.  We got to try the Language Arts Package – The BFG ($23.98) and Science Package – Forces of Nature ($44.94), which are designed for students aged 8-10 years old.  These two […]