Why I Love Copywork and Why You Should Too!

  I found this definition of copywork from a website (www.homefires.com) under their “Dictionary of Homeschool Terminology for the Totally Confused” This technique is used to help students learn to write from the initial skill Read More …

Quick Guide: Ancient History Lessons Now Available!

Last summer I posted the first semester of our NEW history lesson plan guide called The Ancient Story.  I’m so excited to now offer the 2nd semester plans!  You can purchase the entire year or Read More …

HELP I’m an Essentials Parent!

  **Check out our Essentials Resource Packet now available in our store!  Description at end of this post!!** Sign up for Essentials they said…it will be fun they said….  Ever feel like you just don’t Read More …

Ancient History Curriculum Guide

I’m very excited to announce the newest Homeschool Story project….The Ancient Story.  This new curriculum guide was created for people like me who love to use all the wonderful history resources out there, but prefer Read More …

Inside Lapbooking – A Review & Giveaway

Many people have probably heard the term “Lapbooking” and wondered what that meant.  If you have not entered the world of lapbooking, let me help you! I’m going to first explain what Lapbooks are (and Read More …

Notebooking Pages

This year my son will begin the Classical Conversations Challenge program and my daughter will be starting her first year of Essentials (and her 6th year of Foundations).  I’ve been busy reading articles and posts Read More …

Writing & Researching

  For those who don’t know, I’m the Essentials tutor at our Classical Conversations community.  (It’s a Language Arts program)   Anyway, right now we are working on a big research paper about a famous Read More …

Geography Flash Cards – Review & Giveaway

I am so excited to do this review and GIVEAWAY on the Geography Flashcards from Audrey@ MadetoOrganize.com {{Although I discuss these cards from the perspective of a Classical Conversations curriculum, these cards are great for Read More …

My Favorite Spelling Program

Okay, so I am exhausted and don’t have the energy to express my love for this program as I should… but let me just say that I am so glad that SPELLING is one thing Read More …

Why I Love Copywork

I found this definition of copywork from a website (www.homefires.com) under their “Dictionary of Homeschool Terminology for the Totally Confused” This technique is used to help students learn to write from the initial skill of Read More …