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New Homeschooler - How To Start Homeschooling Kindergarten Part 1

Posted on June 28, 2014 at 8:45 PM

When sharing the how-to’s of homeschooling I tend to start at the beginning or how to start homeschooling kindergarten.

Oh sure we start educating our children from the time they are born but homeschooling kindergarten is really the grade we think of as formal homeschooling.

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Storage on my school table top, Free World Book World of Animals iPad App (good 6.18 to 7.10), Free Earth Science Paper Models, 4 Free Cookbooks from different countries

Posted on June 18, 2011 at 8:22 PM

In the school area that we use for our lapbooks and projects I recently switched what we kept our "table tools" in. One reason I had to wait to switch to now is that in the spring and summer you get more of an assortment of "plant holders" lol. These are ceramic plant holders that have "insides" or inserts that come out. So I switched around the inserts ...

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"He is four years old and not reading - do I panic now?"

Posted on October 18, 2010 at 8:35 AM

 

 

Prior to teaching my first son to read I thought to myself "How am I going to do this?"

 

After teaching all of my sons to read, this is what I appreciate about reading.

 

1. There is no trick to it. It is a NATURAL process , barring any special needs of the child, they WILL learn. What is a natural process? It me...

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"Homeschool with a preschooler and toddler?" I DARE you!

Posted on July 21, 2010 at 9:00 AM

 

The question when you start to homeschool is whether or not you accept you the challenge to homeschool while you have preschoolers and toddlers in the house. Some days, I felt like I had accepted a dare like I would have done in my childhood.

 

There is no question about it. Homeschooling with toddlers and preschoolers is one of the toughest t...

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