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9 Children’s Books About Birds for Nature Lovers

Children’s books about birds may be some of the most beautiful books you can find. Who doesn’t love to think about flying? These books will carry you away on the wings of these magnificent creatures. Hopefully, you can inspire a life-long love of nature as you go outside to put your learning to use. I… Read More 9 Children’s Books About Birds for Nature Lovers

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The Brilliant Way to Teach History for Kids – 5 Tips from The History Mom

I’m so excited to welcome Jayda Justus, aka The History Mom, to my blog for a great post about virtual field trips, history podcasts and other ways to add a little tech to your hands-on history for kids learning. One of the best ways to teach history for kids is through travel.  Actually seeing a… Read More The Brilliant Way to Teach History for Kids – 5 Tips from The History Mom

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Homeschool Schedule Planning with Trello

It’s homeschool schedule planning time! Back to school is just around the bend and it is time to get serious about schedule planning. Over the years, I have used a variety of methods to plan our homeschool day. I have fallen in love with using Trello for homeschool schedule planning. We use Ambleside Online and… Read More Homeschool Schedule Planning with Trello

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The Ultimate List of Free or Nearly Free Electives for High School Homeschoolers

Free electives for high school are not hard to find. Electives are an important part of any homeschool high school education. While some elective credits are spent with additional science, math or history topics, electives are also an opportunity for students to explore their passions. Electives can also be a way to try on possible… Read More The Ultimate List of Free or Nearly Free Electives for High School Homeschoolers