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Combining Multiple Language Arts Resources into a Cohesive Plan

As eclectic homeschoolers, it is common for me to take bits and pieces of one thing and combine it with something else to create something that better suits my child.  So this year when we started running into issues with a curriculum, I took a step back and looked at …

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Living Books for Grammar

Living books make subjects more interesting and fun.  Snuggling on the couch with a good book instead of spending the time sitting at a table or desk with a workbook is a plus in my book.  This is not to say that we avoid desk work, but when we find …

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Michael Clay Thompson Language Arts Island Level Schedule

I’m listing our schedule for the Michael Clay Thompson Language Arts Island Level program.  It comes with general guidelines rather than a set schedule so I went through the books and wrote down our plan chronologically with writing assignments included in the schedule.   As I did this, I guesstimated …

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