What do I NEED to Homeschool…

Take it slow!! You don’t need to buy much! A pass or two to a favorite zoo or museum that is reciprocal to a few places!  A computer, a good printer, paper, card stock, ink, a decent car and gas!! Paper, crayons, pens, pencils, markers, craft materials.  our most used item a Library Card!!!!  

Homeschooling on the cheap

I know many families who spend a LOT of money on boxed curriculum’s for there kids. Some are really good.  But you don’t have to spend thousands of dollars to have a great home school curriculum you don’t need to spend much at all. What i have bought Life of Fred,http://lifeoffredmath.com/ that will be used by […]

Life of Fred

http://www.stanleyschmidt.com/FredGauss/index2.htm Ok It does not sound like a Math Curriculum, by the title. But it is a wonderful math Curriculum. My seven year old and my six year old recently started Life of Fred Apples. The first book. Even though they are in different places in math. The publishers recommend always starting at the beginning […]

A Passion for History

I have mentioned before that my son loves history. We are currently studying the early People of North America well before the European settlers arrived!  We are in the process of make a lap book of the book, www.homeschoolshare.com   If you were Iroquois. My Uncle is a Mohawk Indian and so were are going to […]

Come Join us in the Magic Tree House

We love reading, Magic Tree House Books by Mary Pope Osborne. Many of the Magic Tree House  books also have wonderful research guides to go with them. Full of “facts behind the fiction” (the back of  the book Leprechauns and Irish Folklore) they have lead to so much more learning after finish the story. My son spent […]