Perot Museum Creatures of Light Exhibit

A new traveling exhibit has opened at the Perot Museum as of October 31, 2015.  From now until February 21, 2016, you can visit the Creatures of Light: Nature’s Bioluminescence exhibition. This would make an awesome homeschool field trip or family fun event for anyone.  The Perot Museum is so much fun, with all the hands-on activities […]

Science Unit Studies for Homeschoolers and Teachers (review)

Science is a tough subject for me to teach, because I always want to incorporate all of my kids.  This makes it hard to use most curriculum, which are usually age or grade specific.  When I found out we would be reviewing a new book, I was ready to dig in.  Funtastic Unit Studies‘ book Science Unit […]

Visual Learning Systems (K-12 Science Curriculum)

My children absolutely love science.  Our recent review of Visual Learning Systems certainly did not go to waste in our house!  While we mainly used their Digital Science Online: Elementary Edition (Grades K-5), since all of my homeschool kids are in that age range, we were also given a subscription to Digital Science Online: Secondary Edition (Grades 6-12) for the […]

KONOS Curriculum Information (Plus a FREE Weekly Planner Printable)

What is KONOS? I recently purchased all 3 volumes of the KONOS Curriculum for a killer deal from another local homeschooling mom.  I have had my eye on it for years, but the price tag and the lack of examples of the curriculum itself really held me back.  (You can buy KONOS used online *affiliate link*, […]

Sherlock Holmes Exhibit at the Perot Museum (and giveaway!)

The Perot Museum has done it again with a fun and interactive exhibit, available to enjoy for a limited time. The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes, the newest mystery-solving adventure at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, transports you to 19th century Victorian London.  You get to become a detective and use clues to […]