5 Tips for Teaching Independence in the Middle Years

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As our children approach the middle school years, their work load begins to increase rapidly. This is when it becomes very important to begin to teach independence in your homeschool.There are a lot of changes in the middle school years. There is a bigger work load, and more responsibilities. You may find that you don’t […]

Classic Poems for Kids to Memorize with FREE Printable

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April is National Poetry Month! In celebration, here are five classic poems formatted for print out. It makes it easy to memorize one or all five!“My Shadow” by Robert Louis Stevenson (1915)“A Bird Came Down” by Emily Dickinson (1891)“The Owl and the Pussy-cat” by Edward Lear (1871)Passage from A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare […]

30+ Ways to Teach History Without a Textbook

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In case you haven’t noticed, many textbooks are boring. (No, not all of them, but many of them are, especially when it comes to learning history.) History can and should be an adventure, and here are 30+ Ways to Teach it Without a Textbook!Click here to teach history without a textbook! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save […]

FREE Printable Left-Handed Handwriting Pages

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It might seem like the world is predisposed to right-handers, but hooray! Here are left-handed handwriting pages that may bless your leftie! Download the sample pack – it has seven free letter pages!Click here to download your free printables! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool […]

FREE Spring Middle School Printable Fun Pack

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Spring is finally here! The beauty of spring is that we can mix things up and take our homeschool lessons outside! Your middle schoolers will have a lot of fun with this free printable pack. Inside you’ll find spring themed decode the messages, word searches and a battleship game that are all spring themed. These […]

45+ Active Indoor Games to Get Kids Active

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Running around outside in the fresh air is always best, but sometimes that’s not practical. For the times that it’s too early, too late, too noisy, too cold, or too rainy, here are over 45 indoor games that your children will enjoy! The big favorites are going to be the indoor obstacle courses and the […]

FREE Printable Interactive Butterfly Lifecycle Craft

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Are you studying the butterfly in your homeschool? Spring is the perfect time to study new life, and this free, printable Interactive Butterfly Craft is an easy way to study it. There are instructions for creating the chrysalis/cocoon. All you have to do is print, fold, and tape it!Click here to download your free printables! […]

Awesome Electricity Projects for Kids

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Experiments are a fun way to learn about electricity. Check out these Awesome Electricity Projects to explore circuits, magnetism, and static electricity. Many of the ingredients or supplies can already be found around your home!Click here to find fun science projects! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online […]