Posts in School
Homeschool Organization With Or Without A School Room

There may not be a secret to keeping your homeschool organized, but there are habits you can create to stay on top of it once you get it organized. Let me walk you thru getting your room organized and then how to keep it that way.

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The Pros And Cons Of Homeschooling From The Perspective Of A Homeschool Mom

Homeschooling is an awesome opportunity for families. I know there are many benefits to schooling at home, but I have never had to really define them before. Last week I was asked what I thought the benefits or disadvantages to homeschooling are?

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Lesson plans, schedules and field trips, oh my! The truth about homeschooling? It's hard! But my reasons may not be what you think.

As a homeschool mom, I have had all the questions and comments that go with the territory. Here’s the thing, homeschooling is hard, but the reasons I find it hard might not be the reasons someone else might find it hard, or vice versa.

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It's Finally Finished!! Homeschool Room Tour

The school room is FINALLY finished...ok, so in all honesty, it's been finished for a couple weeks now, but we were waiting for desks. AND I am only just getting around to sharing it now.

A designated school room/play room has been a dream of mine for a few years now. It’s exciting for my children and I to finally have one and the process has been so much fun and such a blessing.

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Habitat Dioramas

This has been a fun week!! I’m not sure who’s more excited about a fun project the kids and I have been working on…me or the kids?

I was helping a friend of mine organize her school room last week and I came across a project her son had created. It was an arctic diorama. It was so cool!! It got me really excited and inspired to tackle a project like this with my kids.

Recently my support teacher had mentioned that my kids still needed to cover habitats…so…I had a great excuse to play…Ahem…um…er…I mean for the kids to play and create ;) This mama has to try not to micromanage the project ;)

How did we make these awesome creations you ask?

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My Schedule for the 2015/2016 school year

I've always wondered what other homeschoolers do. Everything from what curriculum they use, to what their schedules look like, what type of meals they eat and how moms get it all done each day. Even after 5 years of schooling my own I still wonder this. I think we learn a lot from each other and this home school life is no different. Maybe there's a tip or idea that I've never thought of that would work for me and my schedule, so I'm always keeping ears open and asking questions.

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