How We Homeschool

Philosophical Stuff

Why We Homeschool

My Definition of Child-led Learning

Achieving Homeschool Academic Goals – on the home/school/life blog

Our Homeschool Mission

Setting Our Homeschool Priorities for Two Boys, ages 5 and 2  (For follow-up posts, look under “Kindergarten.”)

Supporting Your Child’s Interests Is a Good Thing

Learning Is Like a Chain Link Fence

Important Elements of Our Homeschool

Project-based Homeschooling


Nitty Gritty Schedule and Curriculum Stuff

At Home with the Editors: Shelli’s Homeschool – A post I wrote for the home / school / life blog. It’s a very good overview of the resources I used with my eldest son through the 2nd grade and how we homeschool.

Back to Homeschool (Kindergarten Sept. 2012)

Back to Homeschool Update (Kindergarten Sept. 2012)

Our Mid-Year Homeschool Update (Kindergarten December 2012)

Birthday Week and Project Month (Kindergarten/1st Grade August 2013)

The Only Preschool Curriculum You Need Is Your Enthusiasm (Beginning Preschool w/ the second child September 2013)

Our 1st Grade Homeschool Schedule and Curriculum (Fall 2013)

Our 2nd Grade Homeschool Schedule and Curriculum (Fall 2014)

Homeschool: 2nd Grade Mid-year Report (January 2015) – Life interrupted us & I changed our curriculum a little.

Homeschooling 3rd grade: A New Venture – Our curriculum and schedule

How do you balance supporting your child’s interests while also achieving the academic goals you believe they need?

Some Tools We Use

Homeschooling: A Room for Learning – We converted our dining room into an “activity room”

Using Technology in Home Education

Using E-mail in Homeschool

Post Script: Using E-mail in Home Education

Keeping Track of Homeschool Progress

Printables to Help You Homeschool – All the forms I mention in these posts for you to download and adapt to your needs. (For free!)

Recording A Homeschool Student’s Progress: The Homeschool Portfolio, Part 1

A Homeschool Pre-Kindergarten Graduation (Pre-K Spring 2012)

Marking the End of the Year – Do Homeschoolers Really Have to? (Kindergarten Spring 2013)

Homeschooling: End of the Year Review and Progress Report (Kindergarten Summer 2013)

Homeschooling: Our 1st Grade End of Year Review and Progress Report (Summer 2014)

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If you are needing to teach your child at home due to the school closures, feel free to ask me any questions. Don’t try to replicate school or my homeschool! Take some time to relax. You’ll figure it out.

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