How we change with the seasons—without a school calendar

Changing with the seasons

Written by Melissa Camara Wilkins. For a long time, we didn’t really mark the changing seasons in our family. Without a traditional school calendar to follow, or any obvious signs in nature (we live in Southern California—it’s pretty much all sun, … [Continue reading]

A virtual field trip to Anne’s Prince Edward Island

A virtual field trip to Anne's Prince Edward Island

Written by Jamie C. Martin of Simple Homeschool For several years, my friend Caroline and I have talked about going to Prince Edward Island in search of our favorite author, Lucy Maud Montgomery (known as "Maud" to friends and family). We're avid … [Continue reading]

Giveaway: $100 US history book package from Dover Publications

Dover US History Book Package

Note: This giveaway has ended; thanks for your interest! Welcome to this week's giveaway--sponsored by Dover Publications: Celebrating 75 Years of Great Books at Extraordinary Value From fact-filled coloring books to works of classic literature, … [Continue reading]

Weekend homeschool links

Weekend homeschool links

Photo by the lovely Heather Bruggeman on Instagram Beyond thrilled that you can still snap Give Your Child the World up for $2.99 on Kindle right now - tell the book lovers you know while this deal still lasts! Weekend homeschool links: Babies … [Continue reading]

In celebration of the slow learner

In celebration of the slow learner

Written by Shawna Wingert of Not the Former Things I remember exactly when I first heard the term "slow learner." I was in the third grade, and my desk was next to a sweet boy with freckles and blue eyes. In class, I diligently filled out … [Continue reading]