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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Homeschool: My kids are not really excited about anything!

Posted on October 9, 2012 at 9:00 AM

Recently, I changed part of the wording on our new bee website to read "Not Just for New Homeschoolers" because some of the emails to me asking questions start off by saying they are not new homeschoolers.  New or seasoned homeschooler, we are affected when our child tells us they don't really want to learn anything.

What really can affect us more though is when we hear other people say how excited their child is about a new unit study, a new curriculum or the new school year. ...

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Curriculum for 2012-2013 {most of it}

Posted on September 4, 2012 at 5:45 PM

When I leave my house with a silver long earring in one ear and a small gold earring in the other because my mind is on curriculum choices, I know it's time to go ahead and purchase it. I think part of the reason I have put it off is because it is my last time to sit down with Mr. Senior 2013.  The words of the poem Babies Don't Keep keep haunting me. I share it often in my new bee workshops to remind them of fleeting time but the words have come true for me this year. {sniffle}

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What to put in a Student Planner + {Printable - Student Planner Cover - Girls}

Posted on July 29, 2012 at 9:55 PM

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Debunk 3 Myths of Written Lesson Planners + {Round 2 printable curriculum covers}

Posted on June 4, 2012 at 4:15 PM

Will you watch the transit of Venus later today? We can't wait and I love the free android app that I can download.

However, when it comes to lesson planning, I say Let all the apps for lesson planning and on line based lesson planners come. There is a group of homeschoolers that like them, but uhmmm, I am not one of them or at least not for lesson planning.

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