A Parent’s Role in Their Child’s Education – Home School Strategies by Lisa Brown

Education is more interesting when we implement activities that feed our children’s souls.  This is the beauty of homeschooling. So how do we help our kids discover their interests? This is how – We spend hours upon hours watching and listening.   We explore life together by going places and meeting others.   We provide stimulating material…

Bible Copywork by Missy the Homeschooling Mom

As I have been studying various homeschooling methods, I kept running into the idea of copywork.  It is as basic as having kids learn writing, spelling, and grammar by copying text.  It can be a simple sentence or a long quote.  There is a typical progression to copywork through the years (tracing, copying, dictation, and…

Learning By Missy The Homeschooling Mom

  Boxed curriculum and textbooks are very helpful, but nothing can beat real life experiences.  When you tap into a child’s interests, you touch their heart. My kids still talk about the free frog that we found in our yard and had as a pet for a few weeks.  We did a homeschool unit on frogs and…