Memory Pegs (How to Help Your Children Learn More & Improve Their Memory)

Memory Pegs: Help your children learn better

This post is part two of my series "How to Help Your Children Learn More & Improve Their Memory." If you missed it, you can read the introduction to the series here. Both children and adults learn better when new information can be related to information that is already known. New information that is completely unfamiliar […]

How to Help Your Children Learn More & Improve Their Memory

How to Help Children Learn More and Improve Their Memory (a homeschooling series)

Sponges. That’s how many people describe children. Kids naturally soak up all the information they see and hear without much effort at all, right? Likening children to sponges might be true in some respects, but I don’t think it fits all children, and especially not children as they get older. Are Children Really Sponges? I’m […]

DIY Journalism Curriculum for Homeschoolers

DIY Journalism Curriculum

My 14-year-old daughter is very interested in pursuing a career in journalism, specifically investigative journalism. When I first looked online for a journalism curriculum for high schoolers—one that dove into more than just the how-to's of crafting an article—I didn't find anything very comprehensive. Since I wasn't satisfied with the ready-made curriculum, I decided to […]