Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #128

Summer is almost here which means it’s time for our annual break. Because fewer families homeschool during June and July and many of our blogging friends take some time off, we find it’s a good time for us to take a break from our weekly link up. Don’t worry, we’ll be back!! We will resume […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #127

Welcome to Finishing Strong, the place where families share their experiences homeschooling middle & high school students. I host it here at Education Possible, along with my friends at Blog She Wrote, EvaVarga, and Starts at Eight. Every week we get to read creative ideas, helpful insights, and words of encouragement. It’s nice to have a community to belong to as we […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #126

Wednesday means it’s time for our Finishing Strong link up, the gathering place for families homeschooling older kids. Every week we come together to share our experiences navigating the middle & high school years. It is hosted by me here at Education Possible, along with our friends – Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #125

I’m so glad you’re visiting our link-up. Finishing Strong is dedicated to families homeschooling middle & high school kids. Each Wednesday, moms just like you share their best tips, encouragement, advice, and more for teaching older kids at home. It is hosted by us here at Education Possible, along with our friends – Heather from Blog She Wrote, […]

20 Simple Table Manners All Middle Schoolers Should Know (and Use)

Etiquette is one of the important life skills we are regularly working on with our kids. In fact, table manners are some of earliest etiquette skills we teach our kids. However, once they are in middle school, it’s definitely time to move beyond the basics. Remember though, keep it simple. It’s important for older kids to understand that […]

Changes To Make When You Start Homeschooling Middle School

When my oldest was in 4th/5th grade, I started to stress about the changes that were coming to our home school. I wasn’t ready to homeschool middle school and it was coming fast. I was convinced I was going to have to change the way we did everything once 6th grade started. I even considered putting the girls […]

5 Enchanting Books That Captivated Us in Middle School

This is our 12th (and final) book list for our middle school reading adventure. I have loved sharing all of these wonderful titles with you over the year. Our category for this month is books that your parents loved in middle school. What a fun list to put together! We all have those books that we […]

5 Mysteries that will Captivate Middle School Sleuths

Who doesn’t love a good mystery? It’s so easy to get sucked in to a story when you’re desperately trying to figure out what will happen next. Mystery books are exciting because the author takes you on a journey, full of twists and turns, that you never see coming. This month, as part of our […]

5 Amazing Books for Older Kids Who Love Animals

  This month, as part of our Reading Adventure, my girls are reading books that are all about animals. While some are works of fiction and others are true stories, they all have one thing in common – some pretty amazing creatures.   This post contains affiliate links. Books for Tween and Teen Animal Lovers Giant George: […]

5 Powerful Historical Fiction Novels for Middle School Students

This month, for our Reading Adventure, my middle and high schooler are reading some powerful historical fiction novels. Another box filled in on our Reading Adventure Checklist! I learned years ago that adding quality historical fiction stories to our lessons made the subject come alive for the girls in a way that standard curriculum books didn’t. […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #123

If you’re new here, welcome! If you’re a regular reader of Finishing Strong, welcome back! I know it’s important to have support and encouragement while you’re schooling your preteen and teens at home. That’s why we started this link up. To bring those of us on this unique journey together so we all know that […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #115

Our weekly link-up, Finishing Strong, is all about homeschooling middle school or high school. Every Wednesday we, along with our friends, Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight host it. We love bringing families together and giving everyone a place to share their experiences, get their questions answered, and find support they […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #113

If you are a parent who is homeschooling middle school or high school kids or are a blogger who writes about homeschooling older kids, welcome to Finishing Strong! Every Wednesday we, along with our friends, Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight host this link up for you. Hopefully, through the posts […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #111

Every Wednesday, Finishing Strong is the place where those of us who are homeschooling middle school or high school kids share our thoughts, concerns, and ideas with each other. We co-host it with Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight. Keep reading to find all kinds of things to help you homeschool […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #112

Welcome to Finishing Strong, the weekly link-up where bloggers who are homeschooling middle school or high school kids share their posts about schooling these older kids at home. Below you’ll find all sorts of advice, tips, tools, and ideas that you can use in your home school. The link up is hosted each Wednesday by us, along […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #117

If you’re homeschooling middle school or high school, welcome to our link-up, Finishing Strong. Every Wednesday, we, along with our friends, Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight host it. We created this space for parents homeschooling older kids to come together in order to find the support they need to continue […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #114

Finishing Strong, our weekly link-up, is designed for families who are homeschooling middle school or high school. If that sounds like you or you’re a blogger who writes about homeschooling older kids, we are thrilled that you found us! Every Wednesday we, along with our friends, Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight host […]

Finishing Strong – Homeschooling Middle & High School #124

Welcome to Finishing Strong. We’re glad you’re here. We are a link up that focuses entirely on teaching middle & high school students. It is hosted by me here at Education Possible, along with our friends – Heather from Blog She Wrote, Eva from EvaVarga, and Heidi from Starts at Eight. There were some fun and practical ideas shared […]