A list of essays & writing contests open for homeschoolers from kindergarten through high school.
My family is so incredibly excited about the brand new middle school writing curriculum called Cover Story coming out this summer. The curriculum was created by our favorite writing teacher, Mr. S, who is the brains behind the incredible One Year Adventure Novel curriculum which I constantly rave about. Joely will be using this curriculum […]
The Reading Lesson The Reading Lesson: Teach Your Child to Read in 20 Easy Lessons is a phonics and reading curriculum containing 20 lessons that you can cover with your child over the course of several months. Each of the 20 lessons is approximately 20 pages in length, and the authors recommend covering anywhere from […]
My son is very interested in computer programming, so since he started high school this year, we decided to create our own curriculum to help him start learning it. He's specifically interested in programming for Apple devices, so that means learning Objective-C. Based on the recommendation of an Apple programmer, he started off with Beginning […]
There are a number of opportunities for your students to enter essay, poetry, and playwriting contests and possibly win cash prizes. Of course, the cash prize isn't the only reason to enter because the experience is well-worth it in itself. But the prizes might be great motivation for your young writer. Here are some current […]
Thanks to another homeschool mom I have found some online latin classes for my 12+ age children. It's no secret that I'm a fan of Latin. I believe learning Latin can be a tremendous asset for any student, helping them develop a deep understand of our English language. Over the last few years we've used […]