Gameschooling - Adapting Games for Special Needs & Preschool
How to Adapt Games For Special Needs Finding appropriate games that match their child’s maturity AND meets them where they are at developmentally is just one of the issues parents have when looking for games for their special needs child. This post discusses one game and one goal, but hopefully […]

Gameschooling : Adapting Games for Special Needs

The best Kindle Fire apps for Toddlers & Preschoolers
The Very Best Kindle Fire Apps for Toddlers & Preschoolers Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 5 years or so (and if you have, hey, more power to ya! I bet it’s quiet under there. I’m sort of jealous!), mobile devices are all the educational rage! […]

The Best Kindle Fire Apps for Toddlers & Preschoolers

Homeschooling with Netflix, Learning About Our World
  Homeschooling with Netflix When it comes to learning about our planet and other cultures, travel is the ultimate best way to learn. Travel, however, is expensive and not always possible. A decent alternative to travel is to watch documentaries and films about our world and the people and animals […]

Homeschooling with Netflix : The World

Shows About World Cultures on Amazon Prime Video
Why is it so important for our children to learn about world cultures? When it comes to the reasons why a child should learn about people who live differently or people in other parts of the world, there are two things to consider. First, there is the emotional aspect of […]

Shows about World Cultures on Amazon Prime

Free Printable Board Games
There is nothing as valuable to an education as play, and there is no reason why play has to end just because a child is of compulsory age, or even grown. Sometimes we don’t have time to run to the store for a new game, or maybe we just can’t […]

List of FREE Printable Board Games

The Best Science Shows on Amazon Prime
Science Shows on Amazon Prime Video I’m a big fan of utilizing streaming media to enhance homeschooling. Screen Schooling is a thing, and it works really well for some of my kids. We typically find shows to stream with Netflix, Curiosity Stream, Kanopy, Hoopla Digital, and Amazon Prime Video. This […]

Science Shows to Watch on Amazon Prime

Coding for Kids
I have one child who LOVES video games, loves, loves, loves. Sometimes he’ll have a great idea for expanding a game, or he’ll find a glitch that he wants to fix. I wanted to encourage him to get behind the screen and learn how to make the games himself. I […]

Coding for Kids Resources

10 Homeschooling Myths
There are some commonly-held misconceptions about homeschooling. Some of these misconceptions are funny, some are annoying, and some are flat out dangerous. In this post we’re going to talk about 10 of the most pervasive homeschooling myths and I’m going to let you in on the truth about every single […]

10 Homeschooling Myths (& the truth!)

Merge Cube - Augmented Virtual Reality in Education,
There are affiliate links in this post. This review was unsolicited. My husband, being the finder of all things strange and amusing, found the coolest thing ever! It’s called a Merge Cube, and we’ve been having so much fun with it that I just had to write a review. The […]

Merge Cube, using Virtual Reality in Education

Things Secular Homeschoolers Want You To Know
Things Secular Homeschoolers Wish You Knew About Us 1. Sometimes secular homeschoolers have to pretend to be people we aren’t. I pretended to be Catholic for 5 years because in the south in 1999 those were the only kind of homeschool support groups around. I could fake it well, since […]

Things Secular Homeschoolers Want You To Know

  Learning geography can be tough for kids, especially when they’re used to looking at flat maps. Globes bring a whole new dimension (literally) to your child’s grasp of where they are in the world, and the Ravensburger XXL Children’s Puzzleball Globe brings the world into your child’s hands! Disclaimer: […]

Children’s Puzzleball Globe Review

Design Studio Pro Review
Are you looking for a high school art program that is unique, has enough content for an elective credit, encourages creative thinking, AND is affordable?? Look no further than The Extraordinaires Design Studio Pro! Disclaimer: I received this kit at no cost to facilitate my review. All opinions are my […]

The Extraordinaires Design Studio Pro