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30-Day FREE Trial – The Proven Online Reading Program for Homeschoolers!

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Educational Programs you can Trust!Sign up for Essential Skills Advantage (ESA) online learning for full-access to everything ESA has to offer. Every membership is FREE for 30 days. Continue to give your child the advantage for only $4.99/month!!With over 300,000 students, ESA offers programs that appeal to visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learners. Our programs can […]

Girl Themed Reading Ideas and Resources

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This is the third post in our Reading Series! Today we are highlighting girl themed reading ideas!There are so many great books for girls to read, along with unit studies, character building resources, lapbooks, literature guides, and more! Here are some great ideas and resources for girls:Ten Living History Books for Tween GirlsBook Lists for […]

Free Printables for Summer Reading Practice!

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Have you heard of the “summer slide”?Not the fun kind of slide at the park, but the crummy kind of slide—a decline in reading ability that happens to many kids over the summer months. Numerous studies show that kids who don’t read over summer vacation actually slip in reading ability by the time fall rolls […]

McGuffey Reader Ideas and Resources!

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Today is the first post in our new 4 week Series we are doing on Reading Resources! Today we are sharing ideas and resources to use with McGuffey Readers!Just this past year I discovered the wonderful McGuffey Classical Readers. I bought a set of the lovely hardback books from a friend and have enjoyed them […]

Free Latin Resources & Curriculum Deals

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Are you teaching your children Latin in your homeschool or are you considering it? It is amazing how many FREE Latin resources are available. While scouring the web, I found some great ones to share with you.On of my favorite Latin Curriculum publishers is Classical Academic Press. Did you know they have a separate website […]

Copywork & Charlotte Mason Freebies & Resources

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Scroll to the bottom for a bunch of FREEBIES!Copywork ~ What is it REALLY?  Until this past year I thought copywork was strictly for handwriting practice. Since my daughter mastered beautiful, cursive handwriting in 1st grade, I never gave it a second thought.  In comes Queen Homeschool Supplies.I was introduced to this Charlotte Mason Style […]

FREE Writing Pages Download from The Crafty Classroom!

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  My friend Valerie at The Crafty Classroom  just posted some great writing notebook printables to guide children through the process of writing a biography. When you click the link be sure to scroll down to see all the individual printables she has!This set includes:Purpose and Description of a Written Biography5 Step Instructions for Writing a […]