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2017-2018 Curriculum Choices

This year begins our 5th year of homeschooling! We have four children: Little Bug (8), Sweet Pea (6), Sarge (3) and Beau (1). Classical Conversations is the backbone of our homeschool. CC provides our subject content and then I am free to

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Christian Light Education Math

We made our first ever big mid-year curriculum switch. After working through Horizons K Math and the first book of Horizons 1, I made the decision to switch Little Bug over to Christian Light Education Math. I absolutely love the

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Curriculum Choices {2016-2017}

This year will begin our fourth year of homeschooling! Here are our curriculum choices for the 2016-2017 school year which begins on Monday, July 11th: ~ Together ~ Bible We always begin our day by reading a Bible story. It’s

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Summer Plans

This year I decided to try year-round schooling and it has worked beautifully for our homeschool. We started the 2015-2016 school year on July 13th. We took breaks here and there throughout the school year and we will finish this

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Saxon in Action

When researching curriculum, I like to see it in action. Seeing sample pages from a workbook is nice, but when I can find a post where someone has taken the time to blog about the ins and outs of one

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Saxon Math 1

I am currently supplementing Horizons Math K with Saxon 1 for Little Bug. We are starting our 5th week with Saxon 1 and I am very pleased with the results. We’ve been plugging along with Horizons Math K since we

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Curriculum Choices for 2015-2016

I feel like making curriculum choices for my girls this year wasn’t difficult at all because we are now just continuing on to the next level of what was begun last year, with some minor tweaks here and there. This

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Our Homeschool Year in Review: What Worked and What Didn’t

It’s time to evaluate last year’s curriculum! What worked and what didn’t? What Worked? All About Reading Level 1 – I guess I can’t technically say that this worked for us this year since we got 14 lessons in and

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Summer Plans

Just because I am no longer tying myself down to the public school calendar and curriculum guides, it does not mean I will no longer be planning! Without a plan, you can’t go anywhere. Plus, I love planning! I love

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All About Reading {A Day in the Life}

Even though Little Bug is doing a phonics curriculum at her new school, I am still doing All About Reading Level 1 with her on the two days she is home because I love this program and so does she!

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