Browsing Category : Curriculum

What’s in the Workbox: 7th Grade 2017


Hi friends! I’m back with another What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post. Except that it’s Tuesday…so…whatever. I’m sharing it anyway! Today I’m showing you my 7th grader’s workboxes so you can see what he does each day. So let’s check out Turbo’s day, watch my What’s in the Workbox 7th Grade video here! 7th Grade Curriculum: Art: World’s Greatest Artists…

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What’s in the Workbox: 5th Grade 2017


Good morning! Today I’m sharing what we do on a daily basis for 5th grade in my What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post. These are Tinkerbell’s workboxes and she does complete all of these activities each day, with the exception of art which we currently only done once a week.   Let’s get started: Watch my What’s in the Workbox…

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What’s in the Box Wednesday–2nd Grade


Good morning friends! Want to see what we do on a daily basis for 2nd grade? I’ve had a lot of requests for another What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post, and so today we’re taking a look into Miss Ladybug’s boxes. She does complete all of these activities each day, with the exception of art. That is currently only done…

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2016-2017 Mid-year Curriculum Review


Hi friends! Every year I do a mid-year curriculum review just to assess our curriculum choices, make sure we’re on track, and that the curriculum is performing well for us. Mid-year is a great time to make any curriculum changes, start something new, and just freshen up your curriculum!     So far this year we’ve been really happy with…

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Expedition Earth: Peru Unit Study


Buen Dia’ and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Peru! Did you know that Peru’s Macchu Pichu was named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007, along with The Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal? That was just one of the cool things we learned about this week. Read on to see what…

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IEW Writing Review


Hi everyone! I’ve had a ton of requests to do a review for our homeschool writing curriculum. We’ve been using the Institute for Excellence in Writing program for a few years now and really love it. We started out with the Group A Student Writing Intensive, and this past year we moved on to the Group A Continuation Student Writing…

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Expedition Earth: Venezuela Unit Study


Buen Dia’! This week we’re venturing to Venezuela for our Expedition Earth world geography unit study. I hope you’re enjoying riding along with us on our travels! Did you know that kids in Venezuela have hot chocolate for breakfast? It’s a very thick soupy pudding mixture that children dip bread in! We didn’t have any soupy hot chocolate, but did…

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Expedition Earth: Panama Unit Study


Good morning and welcome to our Expedition Earth world geography curriculum where we’re learning all about Panama! I hope you join in with us because we’re having so much fun with our world geography studies!   Panama has the lowest population in Central America, but is the most industrialized country in Central America. It also has the most diversified wildlife…

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Kay Arthur Bible Study for Kids


Good morning everyone! As promised, I have a video review for you of the Kay Arthur Discover 4 Yourself Inductive Bible Studies for Kids series. These studies are great for kids grades 4-6. They cover a variety of Bible topics and passages and teach your kids how to study the Bible independently. If your child hasn’t ever done a Bible…

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Fix It! Grammar Review


Hi everyone! As most of you know we are trying out a new English/Grammar curriculum this year and I’ve had several requests to do a review of that for you. We’ve been using Fix It! Grammar now for about 6 weeks and so far I really like it. I also have a giveaway for you so make sure to read…

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2106-2017 2nd Grade Homeschool Curriculum


Good morning! Today I’m sharing our 2016-2017 2nd Grade homeschool curriculum with you. I think this year is going to be really fun and  I’ll tell you all about it in the video! So to see what my 2nd grader will be doing this year watch our 2016-2017 2nd Grade Homeschool Curriculum video here!   2nd Grade Curriculum: Art:  World’s…

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2016-2017 5th Grade Homeschool Curriculum


Good morning! Today I’m sharing our 2016-2017 5th Grade homeschool curriculum with you. We’re making some changes around here this year, and I’ll tell you all about it in the video!   So to see what my 5th grader will be doing this year watch our 2016-2017 5th Grade Homeschool Curriculum video here!   5th Grade Curriculum: Art:  World’s Greatest…

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