Taking a Look at Math Mammoth – A REVIEW

Well, I just finished my 2nd review of the year for The Old Schoolhouse® Homeschool Review Crew and I was really looking forward to this one!  I’d heard of Math Mammoth for YEARS and considered purchasing their materials over and over.  Just recently I decided to give them a try! During the review period I had Read More …

Homeschool High School Help

Planning to homeschool through High School? Are you feeling nervous? You don’t have to!  Homeschooling through High School isn’t as hard as it sounds…and YOU can do it. There are usually 2 main issues parents face with homeschooling high school.  First, the courses….can you teach high school Chemistry? It’s hard and you might not feel Read More …

CC Cycle 2 Week 17 Lesson Plans

It’s week 17…I can’t believe it.  This week has been CRAZY for sure.  Not sure that the difference is, but we are trying to get it all done. Note: Although these lesson plan posts are about our Foundations lessons, I try to make sure not to include any intellectual property from Classical Conversations Foundations program. Read More …

CC Cycle 2 Week 16 Lesson Plans

Week 16 is here! Well, I’d like to say we kept on track as well as last week, but…well… All I can say is that we did make it through and school was done!  As for the condition of the house, and my nerves, that’s another story. Note: Although these lesson plan posts are about Read More …

CC Cycle 2 Week 15 Lesson Plans

Week 15 was a great week! We have continued to keep on track and despite the business in our lives, things are moving along well.  We will see how long that lasts! Note: Although these lesson plan posts are about our Foundations lessons, I try to make sure not to include any intellectual property from Read More …

CC Cycle 2 Week 14 Lesson Plans

Well, week 2 of 2nd semester is here! We’ve managed to get back on track and back into our schedule for the most part.  When you have one in challenge and one in Foundations/Essentials, you don’t get much of a choice! But that’s the thing I love about being part of Classical Conversations…the accountability and Read More …

Taking a Look at SchoolhouseTeachers.com – A REVIEW

As a brand new member of The Old Schoolhouse® Homeschool Review Crew, I was given the opportunity to do my first review on a Yearly Membership to SchoolhouseTeachers.com! Let me say that, honestly, I went into the review feeling neutral about it.  I hadn’t heard about SchoolhouseTeachers.com before and just from the short description given Read More …

CC Cycle 2 Week 13 Lesson Plans

Need some ideas on how to use your Foundations topics for your studies at home? We have published some curriculum guides in the past (check them out here), however this semester, we do not have a curriculum guide for sale.  I am going share our weekly plans here on the blog!!  They won’t be as detailed, Read More …

FREE: Last Minute Thanksgiving Activities and Printables for Everyone!

The month of November is always a bit different for us.  Our Classical Conversations group ends for the semester, it starts looking and feeling like fall, and Thanksgiving and Christmas decorations are everywhere! We usually do school a bit different too.  The holidays always make me want to slow down and enjoy life.  Sip coffee, Read More …