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…

Simple Geography For Young Homeschoolers (Review)

  To be honest, geography is something I’ve skipped a lot in our homeschool. Partly because I’m so bad at the subject that the mere thought makes me grimace. Seriously. I’m grimacing now. . . Anyway, so when Let’s Go Geography came up for review, I was a bit apprehensive. However, I did what any good parent does, I sucked it up and agreed to take on my old foe- stairs geography. That being said, once I … Read more…

Bible Memory for Early Elementary with The Crafty Classroom

  We received the Bible ABC Curriculum Notebook for review from The Crafty Classroom. What is the Bible ABC Curriculum Notebook? The notebook is a 658-page (!!!) PDF download. Through weekly games, lessons, stories, handwriting, and more, you child learns about the character of God. To get started you just need the notebook itself, a Bible, a heavy duty binder, and basic art/craft supplies. You only need a heavy duty binder if you are planning on printing the … Read more…

Online Biology with Fascinating Education (Review)

  Fascinating Education is an online science curriculum that offers high school level classes. They include Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, and Biology. For our review, we received a year-long access to Fascinating Biology. Julia, my freshman, has been using the online biology curriculum for the past few weeks. Online Biology with Fascinating Education I’ll be the first to admit that in general, online curriculum is not my favorite. I am a pen and paper kind of gal and prefer to … Read more…

Health Videos for Kids (Review)

  We recently received the Homeschool Special from MarshMedia. These health videos for kids cover a wide variety of topics including hygiene, health, puberty education, safety, immune system disorders, head lice, nutrition, and much more.   Health Videos for Kids I think we all (at least all of us who were in public school) remember the TV monitors being wheeled into the classroom, the lights turned off, and the corny hygiene videos being shown to the class. These videos are … Read more…