Designing your language arts curriculum

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Designing your language arts curriculum

This sale has ended, but you can still purchase this ebook individually!

This week I’m highlighting a few of my favorite titles from this year’s Homeschool Omnibus sale–a collection of over 90 homeschooling resources available this week only–through Sunday, August 24th.

Today I want to introduce you to Designing Your Language Arts Curriculum by Jimmie Lanley of Jimmie’s Collage
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Circle time: Plan the best part of your day

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This sale has ended, but you can still buy this ebook individually!

Over the next few days I plan to highlight some titles from this year’s homeschool omnibus that I think you might find helpful and inspiring.

Today I’m starting with the ebook Circle Time: Plan the Best Part of Your Day–written by one of my favorite homeschool bloggers, Kendra Fletcher of Homeschooling in Real Life.
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Back to homeschool inspiration for your upcoming year

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This sale has ended, but you can still buy any of these ebooks individually! 

This week I’m excited to be a contributing author to the 3rd annual iHomeschool network Omnibus ebook sale–it’s a collection of over 90 homeschooling resources that you can purchase at over 95% off the retail price – for only $25.

All the resources in this week’s collection were created by homeschooling parents, for homeschooling parents!

That’s one of the main reasons I enjoy being a part of this deal once a year – it’s a special chance to partner together with like-minded colleagues and give readers an incredible offer at the time of year when you need it most.

Almost all the materials (over 87%) in this year’s bundle are brand new additions, new titles not featured in last year’s bundle. So even if you bought last year’s Omnibus, you can keep growing your homeschooling collection with fresh resources to inspire your homeschool in 2014-2015.
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Weekend links

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Weekend links
What says summer more than boy legs sticking out from under blueberry bushes?! ;)

My recommendations this week:

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Teaching kids to bake: The results

teaching baking to kids- the results
Jamie Martin, editor of Simple Homeschool, also blogs about motherhood at Steady Mom

Last autumn I shared in detail about how and why I started formal baking lessons as part of our homeschool.

If you missed the post, here’s a brief recap: Each child over the age of eight in our family receives an “invitation” to study with me and learn how to bake. If they choose to enroll in the class, I present them with a binder and a syllabus of ten recipes we’ll learn to make together.

When the student can make all ten items independently, they “graduate.” Their graduation celebration (and final exam, I guess) is to host a party for friends where they bake all the goodies themselves.
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