Middle School – The Lost Years

As a first-time homeschool parent, middle school freaked me out. As a result, neither my oldest child nor I enjoyed her middle school years. I’m now older and wiser and can tell you what you really need to know about how to teach middle school at home.

8 Tips for Homeschooling When Your Child Has Autism

Autism, or ASD, is a condition where your brain works differently. Each person with autism has a unique experience with it. However, I hope that I can offer some good ideas to make your homeschool days go better. Without further ado, my 8 tips for homeschooling when your child has Autism.

Annoucing our first GREEN Level Unit Study

I am excited to announce our first ever chapter book based unit study! This unit is for the book Children of the Longhouse by Joseph Bruchac.  The book is about a brother and sister growing up in the Mohawk tribe, in what will eventually become New York State. This book made the PERFECT first book for our Green level for ages 8-12 for several reasons.  Let me tell you some of the things I love about this book and the unit based on it.  

Farm Unit Study Now Available

This unit study is the first of our offerings for the Red Level which is geared towards our youngest learners. You and your child will explore farms and animals with a focus on simple concepts using nursery rhymes, songs, and games.