Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #44

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #44

Happy Wednesday and welcome to Finishing Strong. We are a link up that supports families as they homeschool their middle & high school children. Make sure to visit our co-hosts: Aspired Living, Blog, She Wrote, Education Possible, Eva Varga, & Starts at Eight As our kids grow, we are given unique insight in to their passions and potential future goals. Recently,[Read More]

Middle School Chemistry: Acids and Bases {FREE Printable}

Middle School Chemistry: Acids and Bases {FREE Printable}

One of our recent science lessons was on acids, bases and the pH scale. To help my kids grasp the difference between the two, and how to use the pH scale, we completed[Read More]

Teaching Kids Life Skills: Get your Middle School Kids Cooking

Teaching Kids Life Skills: Get your Middle School Kids Cooking

Cooking is one of those essential life skills kids need before they move out on their own. If your child already loves being in the kitchen, this is easy to accomplish. But what if your[Read More]

Geography Printables & Learning Activities for Middle School - Link up

Geography Printables & Learning Activities for Middle School - Link up

Don’t miss this amazing collection! Find resources to use at home/school and add your own favorite Geography Printables & Learning Activities for Middle School. Many parents don’t feel equipped to teach[Read More]

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #43

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #43

Are you one of the many families homeschooling teens?  If so, then we're happy you found us. Finishing Strong is a weekly link-up that's all about sharing ideas and inspiring each other,[Read More]

Growing an Introverted Warrior

Growing an Introverted Warrior

A number of years ago, we realized that our younger daughter needed an activity to call her own. We knew that a true team sport wouldn’t work for her. She needed[Read More]

Teaching Kids Life Skills: Necessary Skills and Then Some…

Teaching Kids Life Skills: Necessary Skills and Then Some…

Over the years we have been intentional about teaching our kids life skills. We understand that our children’s education should include much more than just “book smarts” – we want[Read More]

Chinese New Year Learning Activities

Chinese New Year Learning Activities

Is your family celebrating the Chinese New Year? One way we're observing it this year is by learning the history of the Chinese Zodiac. My kids have always been interested in the[Read More]

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #42

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #42

It's Wednesday, which means it's time for Finishing Strong, the link up that focuses on homeschooling teens. Finishing Strong is co-hosted by: Aspired Living, Blog She Wrote, Education Possible, Eva Varga, & Starts at Eight A big thank you[Read More]

10 Bird Learning Activities for Kids

10 Bird Learning Activities for Kids

Birds are beautiful, amazing creatures.  They stop and feed in our backyards and they fill the trees with song. By teaching kids about birds we can help them appreciate nature[Read More]

JOIN US!  A Community for Moms Who Are Homeschooling Middle School

JOIN US! A Community for Moms Who Are Homeschooling Middle School

In all of our years of homeschooling we have found other homeschool moms to be gracious in sharing ideas, tips, and resources to help us along our educational journey. As our[Read More]

Create an Inspiration Jar for your Teen

Create an Inspiration Jar for your Teen

This post contains affiliate links. As a mom, it's important that I do what I can to inspire my daughters to be themselves, to stand strong, and to have character. I'm grateful that we are a homeschooling[Read More]

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #41

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #41

Welcome to Finishing Strong. We are happy to be back and thrilled to see you. If you are new to Finishing Strong, we are a link up dedicated to supporting families who are homeschooling[Read More]

Is Your Middle School Child Struggling with Math? GIVEAWAY

Is Your Middle School Child Struggling with Math? GIVEAWAY

Does your child dread doing math lessons? Maybe each lesson ends with frustration (or tears)? Does your child begin math assignments confidently and end up getting many problems wrong? My son tried very[Read More]

Literature Learning Activities for Middle School - Link up

Literature Learning Activities for Middle School - Link up

Check out this awesome collection!  Find resources to use at home/school and add your own creative Literature Learning Activities for Middle School. It is important to introduce students to great literature.[Read More]

Preparing to Homeschool Middle & High School - Online Webinar

Preparing to Homeschool Middle & High School - Online Webinar

How do the years go by so quickly?  It feels like you were just helping your kids learn to read and add and now you are preparing to homeschool middle[Read More]