On-line Assessment

If you are concerned about whether your child is learning what they need to learn for their age, or if you want a diagnostic to know what to teach … read more

Are You A Tiger Mom?

In the January 31 issue of Time Magazine, I came across the article, “The Roar of the Tiger Mom.” It is about Yale Law Professor, Amy Chua, and her … read more

Grammar

1. Oxford University Press - Oxford Practice Grammar - I like this site because you can take a grammar test to see what grammar you need to work on. … read more

Board Games That Teach

When my brother visited from the U.S. this past Christmas, he brought us a bunch of board games which we learned how to play with my siblings and … read more

Look At My Work, Mom and Dad!

This is a fun way to showcase your child's work. For my boys, this mobile from Dimensione worked for their origami. Kids love it when their work is … read more

Goals or Love? Love!

Today's homeschooling was a little bit tough earlier this morning. I had recently created a chart for the kids which had their goals for each day on … read more

Take It Outdoors!

I brought the kids outdoors for some Charlotte Mason-style homeschooling. The boys copied the buildings they saw. We hunted for taproot and fibrous … read more

Prepare Your Child for Life Success

Life success is to love God with all your heart, soul, mind, and strength and to love others as yourself.  It is a life defined by peace, faith, true … read more

Baking and Learning

Baking cookies is a fun way to teach several important skills which I have listed here: Character – Everyone wants to have a role so they learn … read more

Correct Attitude Issues Immediately!

My kids go through their seasons of attitude problems. As parents, Edric and I have always felt that it was necessary to address any wrong attitude … read more

Simple Traditions, Simply Wonderful

Tonight we went walking again together as a family. There aren’t any “parks” nearby, but we have found an open field which the boys enjoy. It’s about … read more

Are Workbooks Okay?

There are lots of workbooks out there for young children. Before buying a workbook, here are the pros and cons you should consider: … read more