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6 In Homeschooling

Create Your Weekly Homeschool Schedule

Creating a weekly homeschool schedule can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be! The first few years we homeschooled, I was flying by the seat of my pants. I thought I wasn’t really a schedule kind of person and therefore, my children weren’t either. Turns out, I was wrong. It took me a few years to find a rhythm and routine that flowed well for our family. Once I found what works, I can’t tell you the…

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Prepare Your Homeschool Materials Ahead Of Time

If you have any homeschool curriculum that takes a lot of preparing, you’ll appreciate this printable. Without fail, every year I have a stack of papers that need to be laminated and an even bigger stack that needs to be copied. When you are teaching multiple students, the photocopying can seem never ending! To be honest, I don’t actually mind the laminating. There’s something soothing about it to me, and the kids love seeing the papers transform in the laminator.…

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9 In Homeschooling

Planning Out Your Homeschool Curriculum

Planning our curriculum…. the phrase gets us homeschool moms all excited, doesn’t it? I don’t know about you, but I seriously love all things planning. I plan and then I plan again, and then I switch things around so I can plan some more. Just kidding! But really, summer is already here, and as a homeschooling mom, this means I need to start planning for our upcoming school year. I find the best time to plan the new school year…

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3 In Homeschooling

The Simplified Homeschool Planner

Introducing… THE SIMPLIFIED HOMESCHOOL PLANNER!   I am beyond excited to share this with you! This is something I have wanted to create for so long and it is finally here! Over the years, I have created some of my printables in my homeschool binder, but knew I wanted a planner that was completely customized for the needs of my family. The Simplified Homeschool Planner is just what I needed and I hope it will be a blessing to you…

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Choosing Your Homeschool Curriculum

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THE ALL IMPORTANT QUESTION FOR HOMESCHOOL MOMS…. How do I choose the right homeschool curriculum for my child? Before we get into the how to, I want you to know that there is no perfect homeschool curriculum. Yes, I said that. There really is no all encompassing, one size fits all curriculum. To expect that there is is unrealistic and will set you up for a lot of disappointment. Homeschooling is constantly changing – curriculums change, your children change, you…

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6 In Homeschooling

Determining Learning and Teaching Styles in Your Homeschool

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One of the most rewarding aspects of homeschooling is the ability to tailor your child’s education specifically to their needs. It’s the reason many families choose to homeschool in the first place! Whether it’s due to special need or a simply a desire for more flexibility, it’s wonderful to be able to choose what works for you and what doesn’t. Have you heard of love languages? Consider learning styles in the same light. We each see things through our own…

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