Note: “Why Read Poetry” is part of an ongoing series. For more information visit the Mondays with Miss Mason page. Poetry.––Poetry is, perhaps, the most searching and intimate of our teachers. To know about such a poet and his works may be interesting, as it is to know about repoussé work; but in the latter case we… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – Why Read Poetry?
I have rounded up the best Black Friday deals for homeschoolers I can find! It’s time to shop and support those who help make our days easier, brighter and more wonderful. Find my best Black Friday deals for homeschoolers below. Check back because I will be updating all weekend! (This post contains affiliate links). Raddish… Read More Best Black Friday Deals for Homeschoolers
As the holidays swing into full gear, there are many ways to add simple Thanksgiving science activities into your plans. Turkeys, leaves, food, and more make for perfect science learning opportunities. They also make a great way to keep the kids from getting restless waiting for their meals! Here are 4 Thanksgiving Science Activities to… Read More Thanksgiving Science Activities Roundup
Welcome to the 2nd Annual Tech Savvy Gift Guide with my best gift ideas for kids. These toys and gifts are ones that I either have (***) or would buy for my sons personally. This list includes a variety of interests and price points. Also, check out the Top Gifts for Teens 2020 for even… Read More Gift Ideas for Kids: 20 TechSavvy Picks
Welcome to the annual Tech Savvy Homeschool Top Gifts for Teens 2020! These Christmas gift ideas for teens are ones that I either have (***) or would buy for my kids personally. This list of Christmas gift ideas includes a variety of interests and price points. Also, my son helped me with many of the… Read More Top Gifts for Teens 2020: Christmas Gift Ideas for Teens That They Will Love
It’s time to share Amazon Prime Day Deals for homeschoolers! (Prime Day is October 13-14, 2020) This year Amazon Prime Day has been extended to 48 hours so deals don’t end until Tuesday night! It’s one of the best times of the year to get great deals on all kinds of items. Deals change throughout… Read More Amazon Prime Day Deals for Homeschoolers
Amazon Prime Gaming (formerly known as Twitch Prime) is a free gaming service and community available to Amazon Prime members. This post includes affiliate links. Amazon Prime Gaming members get access to Twitch, the world’s largest social video gaming platform and community. Plus get exclusive in-game loot and free games. You can get a free… Read More What is Amazon Prime Gaming?
It’s back to school time again! So get ready with a free first day of school printable sign with Charlotte Mason quotes. I don’t know when the tradition of taking a “first day of school” picture with a printable sign began but I’ve been doing it for more than 10 years. Starting with the first… Read More First Day of School Printable Sign
Teaching history in your homeschool is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to encourage critical thinking, citizenship, empathy, and more in your students with these resources.… Read More Homeschooling History: Guest Post @TheHistoryMom
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