What Helped My Dyslexic Son Finally Learn To Read: Practical Help For Struggling Readers
Dyslexia | Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

What Helped My Dyslexic Son Finally Learn To Read: Practical Help For Struggling Readers

Last week, I shared what I wanted you to know most about what helped my dyslexic son finally learn to read. Today, I am sharing all the details of what worked. My youngest son is dyslexic and has struggled to read for as long as he has been trying. Eight full years of flashcards and…

The Ultimate Guide To Hands-On Homeschooling Activities: Everything You Need To Get Started
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

The Ultimate Guide To Hands-On Homeschooling Activities: Everything You Need To Get Started

This ultimate guide to hands-on homeschooling activities includes invaluable resources and tons of inspiration. It’s everything you need to get started! It’s been two years since I made the commitment to complete one hands-on activity with my son every week. I used to share them with you here, every Friday, in the hopes that it…

The Strength Based Homeschool: A Behind The Scenes Look
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

The Strength Based Homeschool: A Behind The Scenes Look

What does a strength based homeschool really look like? Here’s your chance to take a peek! We went to the guitar store last week… Four times. We didn’t buy anything. No, we walked up and down the rows of electric guitars. My son explained to me the difference between the styles, the electronics within and…

5 Fun and Easy Ways To Homeschool Through The Holidays
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

5 Fun and Easy Ways To Homeschool Through The Holidays

Stay sane and have a little fun as you homeschool through the holidays. These are five ways to make it educational and enjoyable! All month long, in an attempt to figure out our 2020 Thanksgiving plans, my boys and I have been watching Thanksgiving cooking videos on YouTube. This will be the very first year…

What Interest-Led Learning Really Looks Like
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

What Interest-Led Learning Really Looks Like

Today, I’m giving you a peek inside our homeschool. This is what interest-led learning really looks like! My children are both wildly different. My oldest is a thirteen year old, self-professed computer geek with a strong interest in physics, non-fiction and occasionally, reptiles. My youngest is ten, energetic and delighted with any fictional account of…