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What’s in the Workbox: 8th Grade Homeschool


Hi friends! Today I’m sharing What’s in the Workbox  for my 8th grader’s homeschool workload. I have her full curriculum listed below as well if you’re interested in any of the things that I mention in the video. I also have reviews for most of the curriculum we’re using this year on my YouTube channel so make sure to check…

Easter Bird’s Nest Cookies


Good morning everyone! Since Easter is coming up, I thought I’d share a fun snack idea that is probably one of my kiddos favorites! I’ve seen these all over pinterest, but haven’t ever made them myself, so I figured it was a good time to go for it! They’re these super cute little Bird’s Nest Cookies and I just think…

The Last of the Mohicans Literature Unit


Hi friends! I have a new literature unit for you today! This one is on the classic novel, The Last of the Mohicans. Believe it or not I have never read this book and I actually enjoyed it quite a bit! I will definitely be adding it to my older student’s reading only in the original version rather than the…

Expedition Earth Argentina World Geography Unit Study


Buen Dia’ and welcome to our World Geography unit study! This week we’re learning all about Argentina! Did you know the Iguazu Falls are a series of falls on the Iguacu River that stretch a distance of over two miles. Their name comes from an Indian word meaning great water.  That’s just one of the cool things we learned about…

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…

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…

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…

How to Transition to Homeschool Midyear


Hi friends! For today’s homeschooling Tip Tuesday I want to talk about how to transition from a traditional school setting to a homeschool environment mid-year. Switching to homeschooling can be an overwhelming experience for both the parent and the child and hopefully this video will help you prepare for the switch, relieve anxiety for both you and your student, and…

Think With Art Review


Hi friends, I have a fun product to share with you today. I’ve been having fun with subscription boxes lately and since Miss Lady Bug doesn’t get to review many of the boxes that come our way, I thought this one would be perfect for her to check out.   It’s from the creators of Creation Crate, and they have…

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…