Get hands-on with your memory work with lapbooks! These are like pop-up books for your memory work! Images, color, hands-on application help solidify learning. Review your memory work, create a portfolio of your learning, all while having fun. Templates are included for all subjects and the resource has been updated to the new, 5th edition. This downloadable resource can be used by your whole family! Our annual sale begins now, and only lasts 2 weeks! Enjoy steep discounts! Learn … [Read more...]
Updated Cycle 3 Lapbooks Available Soon!
Hi friends! I just wanted to write a quick post to let you all know the Cycle 3 lapbooks are in the process of being updated to the current edition and will be available at the end of this month! Subscribe tot he blog to get automatically notified, or check back in a few weeks! Also, check out the public speaking resource "Public Speaking for Kids" to take your student's presentation skills to the next level! We have used it in our community and saw excellent growth in our kids abilities! … [Read more...]
Ideas for the “Holiday of Love”
Valentines Day doesn't have to be cheesy. Let's redeem this season! I want to offer you a few ways to make it a valuable and memorable part of your homeschool year: 1. Love Lapbook Learn about the real meaning of Love. Our culture throws that word around in a flippant manner as if it is a mood of the moment. Real, biblical love is so much more. Teach your kids the real meaning of love with scripted lessons and crafts all about biblical love. Best of all, your child's work is displayed … [Read more...]
40% Off Ends Today! – Last Chance!
Only 12 hours left for the 40% off sale on "Public Speaking for Kids!" This is an introductory offer, so it won't be sold this low again. Just wanted to give you a heads up. Have a great day! Blessings, Karen … [Read more...]
Four More Days…
Is your student comfortable speaking in front of people, but missing that “wow” factor? Do you wish they did a better job of capturing the audience’s attention? "Public Speaking for Kids" gives your student specific skills to communicate confidently. But don't take my word for it!.... Praise for "Public Speaking for Kids": “We have loved this curriculum so far! The best part is how easy it is to use and how well-organized each week is. I like how each week a new presentation skill is … [Read more...]
It’s Finally Here!!!…Public Speaking for Kids!
Hi Friends! It's finally here and I am sooooo excited!!! Woot Woot! This project that I have been laboring over for months and months is officially available for download, and it is absolutely one of my favorite resources now. Even my husband - who would rather be on the farm with the cattle - proof-read the entire thing and was excited at how easy the resource would be for parents and instructors to implement, and how many skills the kids could learn each week. Let me tell you a bit more … [Read more...]
The One Subject That We Can’t Afford to Neglect…
There is one subject that we, as classical educators intend to do well, but possibly fall short. This particular subject is GUARANTEED to be used in our kids lives, and I would argue is a skill rapidly disappearing from our culture. In fact, I believe this one skill will determine more of your child's future than his/her math scores or science studies. I am talking about the art of communication. Specifically, Public Speaking - or at the elementary stage - Presentations. I get it! Monday … [Read more...]
I’m So Excited, And I Just Can’t Hide It…
My family is starting to roll their eyes when mom bounces by them because I AM SOOO EXCITED! Friends, I have been working so hard on some projects here in rural Wisconsin, and they are all coming together at the same time. Totally exhilarating, and crazy busy all at once! I started one project in August of 2017, and it has been an ongoing challenge and team effort to bring it to fruition. It is the first project that I had to team up with some specialists on, but y'all, I am completely giddy … [Read more...]
Clear a Path For Your Kids
We live on a farm in the midwest, raising beef cows, corn, and kids. The farm has some land that we till into crops, and some land that we leave as pasture for the cows. There is also some land dense with natural trees of all sorts. The prior owner had spent time clearing paths through these woods so you could walk or drive through and catch a glimpse of wildlife. In order to make the trails, and keep the weeds and starter trees from taking over, you have to continue to mow them. If you … [Read more...]
My Top 10 Homeschool Supplies
Wonder what things would be helpful in your homeschool journey? No one wants to spend money on things they don't need. Here are the top 10 things we use constantly in our homeschool, that I would not do without: ***This post contains affiliate links, meaning if you click through and make a purchase or sign up for a program, I may earn a commission. This is at no additional cost to you. 1. Proclick (affl.)- I would repurchase this thing in a heartbeat. In fact, I had misplaced it over the … [Read more...]
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