CTC Makes Math Easy (Review)

  Perhaps one of the biggest perks of homeschooling is freedom. Freedom to learn what we want, as much as we want, and of course, when we want. Want to spend a whole month learning about mushrooms and butterflies? Go ahead! Feel the need to read every Tomie DePaola book to your kids? Go for it! Your kids need two breakfasts, a snack, brunch, lunch, afternoon snack, and supper . . . every. single. day? No? Just my … Read more…

Homeschool Math For All Ages (Review)

Math Mammoth- Homeschool Math for All Ages

Homeschool math is probably the one subject that I’ve spent the most money on during our homeschooling years. Some families get it right on the first try, not us. In the six years we’ve been homeschooling, we’ve tried at least two dozen different math programs. Some lasted a semester, while others lasted less than a week. Matching learning styles and preferences with a math program is probably one of the hardest things to get down … Read more…

Times Alive – Learn the Times Tables The Fun Way {Review}

Times Alive is an online math supplement that utilizes online lessons with animated songs and stories to learn the Times Tables the Fun Way.  Times Alive (the online version) is the result of the high demand of its book counterpart. Back in 1992 Times Tables The Fun Way was created and began changing math for students in the United States. With the simple premise of using stories and pictures to aid in times tables memorization, the book was … Read more…

LearnBop Online Math Tutor Review

Our family is no stranger to online math curriculum. Thanks to the Schoolhouse Review Crew, we have sampled many different programs. Most recently we had the pleasure of reviewing LearnBop. Specifically, we received LearnBop for Families, which is a 12 month subscription to the Family Plan for up to four students. LearnBop has been a part of the K-12 public school system for a while, but has recently opened up their program to homeschoolers. They offer interactive … Read more…

Math-U-See Zeta Level Digital Pack Review

For the past few weeks Julia has been using the Zeta Level of Demme Learning’s Math-U-See  Digital Packs. Pretty much everyone in the homeschooling world has heard of Math-U-See. We had the opportunity to review their spelling program, SpellingYouSee, last year. This year we were blessed to receive the entire Zeta package, including the new Digital Pack. The Digital Pack retails for $38.00. It does NOT include any of the physical materials like the student book, teacher … Read more…