Our 2013-2014 Homeschool Curriculum Plan

Five J's 2013-2014 Homeschool Curriculum Plan for 6th grade, 9th grade, and 11th grade

There are a lot of changes going on at the Five J's home. For starters, my husband is retiring from full-time music ministry in a few weeks and will be working from home with me at Five J's Design (and helping me develop a curriculum we hope to have out by the beginning of 2014!). […]

New Middle School English & Writing Curriculum from the Creators of One Year Adventure Novel


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 […]

Homeschool Curriculum Review: The Reading Lesson, The Verbal Math Lesson, and Big Words for Little Kids

The Reading Lesson Curriculum Review

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 […]