Posts tagged with ‘homeschooling’

  • Art Education and Mental Health

    By on October 6, 2017

    Would those massacring shooters have done those horrible things if they had enough art in their life? I genuinely...

  • Nice Article about our Older Daughter’s Work

    By on March 20, 2017

    Last week, St. John's College in Annapolis, MD, where our older daughter got her undergraduate degree, put out a...

  • Best poetry books for children, best poetry books for young adults, best poetry books for young people

    Best Poetry Books for Children and Young Adults

    By on December 17, 2016

    It is a fortunate child who shares these poems with an adult that cares– firelight, fuzzy blankets, cookies, and...

  • Best Books for Kids About Thanksgiving

    Best Books About Thanksgiving for Kids

    By on November 19, 2016

    Here are our favorite books about Thanksgiving for kids. These would be terrific to read to or get in...

  • Homeschooling Book and Curriculum Sale Here

    By on November 5, 2016

    Yesterday (and this morning) we are having a homeschooling book and curriculum sale in our home. It was an...

  • College admissions essay guidelines, college admissions essay checklist

    Checklist for Writing College Admissions Essays

    By on November 2, 2016

    These straightforward guidelines will produce effective college application essays every time.

  • I Love These Homeschoolers

    By on June 26, 2016

    I have supported many through the process from bewilderment to success, and it is such a joy to...

  • Science Picture Books for Early Elementary

    By on February 12, 2016

    Whether you are a homeschooler or not, these are wonderful books and all are great gift ideas in my...

  • education for the future

    Education for the Future

    By on February 3, 2016

    I've been saying for a long time that creativity, curiosity, critical thinking, and compassion are ultimately what is most...

  • homeschooling vindication

    Some Homeschooling Vindication

    By on January 6, 2016

    She was never taught to the test, and she's not learning just for them either.

  • new children's classics

    Newer Children’s Classics

    By on November 5, 2015

    It is good to see these enduring works updated and made accessible again to a whole new generation of...

  • Book Review Julie, Catherine Marshall book review

    Book Review: Julie

    By on September 11, 2015

    This work of historical fiction is based on the author's own life, and is set in the depression, featuring...