Don’t Stop Reading Aloud to Your Older Kids

Reading aloud to older kids

  It's a pretty accepted fact that it's a good thing to read aloud to your little ones. Beginning at birth- or sometimes before- parents read to little ones, talking to Mommy's tummy, gathering babies and then squirmy toddlers in their arms to look at books that they've … [Read more...]

Fall Books & Activities for Preschool Homeschool

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  Fall is a rich wonderful time of year to teach and explore with your preschooler. Luckily there are tons of paths and studies you can take as well as endless resources and books to enhance the fall learning experience. I have gathered some of my favorite fall books here … [Read more...]

Early, Organic, SAT Prep for Homeschoolers

EarlyOrganic SAT Prep

My 11 year old son just took the SAT in June. He managed to score 1270 (560 verbal, 710 math) I want to tell you how my wife and I “prepared” him for that but first I want to reveal to you some important secrets about SAT preparation that you won’t hear very often, if at … [Read more...]

What I’ve Been Reading Lately

A collection of interesting reads from around the web. Charlotte Mason, homeschooling, etc. hsbapost.com

  Last year on my blog there was a series of posts called "Reading List on the Net." It was essentially a "What I've Been Reading Lately" compilation. I read a lot of things which admittedly are mostly on the internet. These were blog posts, articles in online newspapers … [Read more...]

32 St. Patrick’s Day Books for Kids

Don't miss these great St. Patrick's Day books for kids. Have fun and learn with your kids while creating a love for reading. hsbapost.com

  Do you celebrate St. Patrick's Day in your homeschool? We do because our family heritage is Irish and because I think it's important to learn about the real St. Patrick in terms of Christian history. If you're looking for both fun and educational St. Patrick's Day … [Read more...]