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TruFluency Kids Spanish Immersion Online Classes | Review

This is sponsored post on behalf of TruFluency Kids Spanish Immersion Online School. I received access to two classes in exchange for an honest, unbiased review. All opinions are my own.  Learning Spanish was on my homeschool to-do list for my children, but I had no idea how to get started. Honestly, I had lots of questions. How do I find the best teacher? I’m not a native speaker and am clueless about what to even look for. Should they...

Homeschool Through High School & Beyond: One Family’s Journey

Words by: Pat Fenner When we started homeschooling “back in the day,” my plan was to educate the kiddos all the way… to high school. Then, we’d enroll them back in the system that could teach them all the upper-level maths and sciences, and, well, you know, the stuff that “the professionals” need to teach; stuff I thought I couldn’t handle. Except, by the time our kids - all five of them - reached the high school years, I realized...

Is Your Homeschooled Child Learning? Ask This Simple Question

Words by: Chelsea Silva Between my life as a homeschool student and a homeschool parent (albeit a brand new one,) I started a career as a public school elementary teacher. As a new teacher, I tended to focus on the information my students could repeat back: math facts, spelling lists, sight words, and the like. But when the school switched to a Singapore-style math curriculum, I finally learned to go a little deeper and to do that I only had to...