Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Curriculum Update – Mid-Year Check In

Every year after the holidays, I evaluate how things are going with our curriculum. With half the year complete, I am happy to say nothing has been a disaster! There are just a couple of small changes I made recently at the start of our second semester. Before I give you a run-down of what's… Continue reading Curriculum Update – Mid-Year Check In

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Ninth Grade Homeschool Curriculum 2020-2021

Planning the first year of high school is easier the second time around. The obvious reason is that I've done it before. The second reason is with each passing year, I've gained more confidence. Truth be told, I would even say that homeschooling high school has been easier than homeschooling the lower grades. By now,… Continue reading Ninth Grade Homeschool Curriculum 2020-2021

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Eleventh Grade Homeschool Curriculum 2020-2021

The light at the end of the tunnel is almost blinding! Can we please slow this train down, just a little? This sweet girl of mine is now 16, a great helper, obedient, and easy-going. She has not narrowed down what she wants to do post-high school yet, and that's okay. I don't think I… Continue reading Eleventh Grade Homeschool Curriculum 2020-2021

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Blueprint Homeschooling Book Review

It's that time of year! Blueprint Homeschooling by Amy Knepper is a gem that has been on my shelf for a couple of years. I always reach for it when it's time to plan! I wrote a review post two years ago, and thought now was the perfect time to freshen it up. If you… Continue reading Blueprint Homeschooling Book Review

Books & Film - Reviews and Recommendations, Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Master Books General Science 1 Review

There are so many things I like about this General Science curriculum from Master Books! Find out how our family used this for the first time. Disclaimer: I was not paid or compensated in any way to write this review. I purchased this curriculum on my own, and the thoughts and opinions are my own.… Continue reading Master Books General Science 1 Review

Fun Things - Field Trips, Games, Creative Ideas, Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Tenzi Review

Disclaimer: I received a FREE copy of this product from Timberdoodle in exchange for my honest opinion. I was not required to write a positive review nor was I compensated in any other way.  Four words can describe my very first product review from Timberdoodle: Simple. Fast. Versatile. Fun. What is Tenzi? It all started… Continue reading Tenzi Review

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins, REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915 Review

Disclaimer: I received a FREE copy of this product through the HOMESCHOOL REVIEW CREW in exchange for my honest review. I was not required to write a positive review nor was I compensated in any other way.  Rebecca Locklear's Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915: 17 Student Workshops with 120 Activities is a fantastic resource to… Continue reading Exploring the U.S. Life-Saving Service 1878-1915 Review

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins, REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Beyond the Stick Figure Art School Review

Disclaimer: I received a FREE copy of this product through the HOMESCHOOL REVIEW CREW in exchange for my honest review. I was not required to write a positive review nor was I compensated in any other way. I was excited to receive Beyond the Stick Figure Complete Drawing Course PLUS 3 Bonus Courses from Beyond the… Continue reading Beyond the Stick Figure Art School Review

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins, REVIEWS - Curriculum, books, media, homeschool products

Perfect Reading, Beautiful Handwriting Review

Disclaimer: I received a FREE copy of this product through the HOMESCHOOL REVIEW CREW in exchange for my honest review. I was not required to write a positive review nor was I compensated in any other way. Neat handwriting is something I take notice of and appreciate. I can't help but wonder if our frequent… Continue reading Perfect Reading, Beautiful Handwriting Review

Our Homeschool Curriculum/Mid Year Check Ins

Mid-Year Check In

It's a week or two past the half-way point in our 2019-2020 school year! Time to give you a run-down of how things are going! It's hard to believe we have completed half our school year already! That must mean we are having so much fun that the time is flying by. I would hope… Continue reading Mid-Year Check In