The Unschooling Life

Unschooling is beneficial. It is important. I do think it helps foster a love for learning that extends through a whole life time. Learning should be fun although there will always be some things we will have to learn about even if we are not interested. Homeschooling provides my children time to have the best of both worlds. It allows my children to receive a structured education with enough time to pursue interests.

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4 Ways to Prepare a Young Child for Academics

  We all want our children to be successful in school.  How do we help our young children learn what they need to learn so when school starts they will be all set? I work full-time as a Speech-Language Pathologist with young children and their families.  I go into the…

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Human Biology and Health Unit Study

My 5th grader requested to learn more about the human body this school year.  I did have a human body study put together, but it was geared toward younger children.  As a result, I decided to create another one from scratch.  I searched for a spine appropriate for this study…

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Story of the World Middle Ages: Video Supplements

  My 5th grader will be starting on Story of the World Middle Ages.  We are using the audio along with the activity book.  My kid also enjoys learning through videos so we are supplementing the activity book with videos.  Since we are doing an activity for almost every chapter…

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