Life of Fred Intermediate Math Stories

An in-depth look at Life of Fred intermediate math series and why it works for us in our homeschool. Stop struggling with math and try Life of Fred!

  Do you use living books in your homeschool? Do you have a math-phobic student who would rather read engaging stories than work through math textbooks? Do you need to shake up your current approach to math with some high-interest supplements? If any of those apply, Life … [Read more...]

Homeschooling with Workbooks

The benefits of homeschooling with workbooks. Save this reference list of elementary workbooks to build K-3 skills in math, reading, and more!

  We take a delight-directed, literature-rich approach to homeschooling in our family. However, I've found that there is a time and a place to use workbooks as well. They work well for review, practicing basic skills, early learning concepts, and even for the times you're … [Read more...]

Want to Homeschool for Free or Cheap? Here’s What You Need to Know

Resources and ideas for homeschooling for free

  There's no denying that homeschooling has the potential to get pretty pricey. Buying curricula, signing up for online classes, finding local co-op classes- the price tag can really add up. So if you ever see ideas for homeschooling for free, you're tempted to jump right … [Read more...]