Best Planners for your Homeschool | My Top 5 Favourites

When I first started to homeschool, 5 years ago, I had no idea what kind of lessons that I was going to teach, let alone how to plan them. Over the years I have used many different planners and systems to organize some of the activities that we do in our homeschool. There have been […]

Using a Journal in your Homeschool to Teach Independence

Every year we change up our homeschool, just a little bit, as we tweak what works and get rid of what doesn’t. Last year, we had a schedule that was emulated from Magic and Mayhem. It was the kind of loose schedules where the kids had one subject a day. This didn’t work well for […]

12 Tips to Help You Get Organized for a New Homeschool Year

Look at the Full Year Calendar. One of the large benefits of homeschooling is to be able to visit museums and attractions when they are not busy. I find it incredibly helpful to pull out not only the calendar with the holidays on it but also to look at a school calendar so that you can […]

How we use Evernote in our Daily Homeschool

As with many other homeschooling parents, I like to keep a record of what my kids do throughout the year. I have tried many different things in the past. The first year I was incredibly ambitious and created a scrapbook, that took me hours to make. I have used blog accounts, Facebook albums, and even […]