My Homeschool Schedule- 1st and 3rd grade

This is my very loose schedule. School may not start at the same time each day. It depends on what time my kids wake up and we are all dressed. I would like to get started no later than 9:30. We will see how it goes. I will, however keep the order of school subjects the same for the most part.  It could take shorter or longer each day as well. This is especially true since I have a 17 month old toddler to entertain as well. With that being said, here is my schedule. (more…)

A Look Into Our Homeschool Day: Kindergarten, 2nd grade, and Toddler

Every homeschool is different. Some start school in the morning, others in the afternoon. Some are structured while others are relaxed. I thought I would share how our homeschool day generally goes with a Kindergartner, 2nd grader, and a 1-year-old. (more…)

5 Reasons You Are Your Child’s Best Teacher

When making the decision to homeschool your child self-doubt is a common fear most parents are faced with. You may be thinking, I don’t have a teaching degree. I’m not patient enough. Where do I start? What if I fail and my kids fall behind? These feelings are completely normal and I want to assure you that you CAN teach your child and be successful in doing so! You are your child’s best teacher and here is why. (more…)

5 Ways the Library Can be a Resource for Homeschooling Families

The public library is an amazing tool for homeschooling families. Homeschooling is becoming so popular that many libraries have programs and resources for them. I spend a lot of time there and my kids love going there too. Here are the top 5 ways I utilize my public library for homeschooling. (more…)

Get to Know Me a Little

Hello! Thank you for visiting my blog. My name is Jennifer and I am a homeschool mom of 3 children. We are just finishing up our 3rd year homeschooling. My daughter is 8 years old and in 2nd grade. She is extremely creative and artistic. My son is 5 years old and in Kindergarten. He is a fast learner and always on the move. My baby girl recently turned 1 year old and is just learning to walk. (more…)