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 […]

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 […]

Go Science DVD Review #hsreviews

Those of you that have followed my blog for a while probably recall what a challenge teaching science is for me.  My kids love it, but I dread the gathering of supplies and the safe implementation of experiments around little ones.  I recently got review copies of two Go Science DVDs from Library and Educational Services and the videos have […]

LearningPalette.com Review #hsreviews

Math and language arts are such important parts of our homeschool that sometimes, they may be the only things we get to on a busy day.  Learning Wrap ups has an online program out for K-5th grade students called LearningPalette.com that allows students to practice skills they are learning in their main curriculum in a fun way. Students […]