Tag: Institute for Excellence in Writing

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The “Minimum Viable Day”

Those who have read most of my posts know that I am a fan of Pam Barnhill and her wonderful planning resources over at Homeschool Solutions. She also hops onto Facebook Live to give tips, hacks, and resources that help homeschooling moms along their journey. I cannot remember exactly when I heard her talk about a minimum viable day, but I do recall that … Read More The “Minimum Viable Day”

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Six Simple Things That Made Our Homeschool Day Better

Through much trial and error, prayer, webinar watching, book reading, podcast listening, and more trial and error—here are six simple things we have implemented into our homeschool that have made all the difference. Setting a Vision & Writing Goals that Reflect That Vision Spiral Notebook Planning Six Weeks On, One Week Off Starting Our Day with Bible & Morning Time Symposium–Instead of Math, Grammar, … Read More Six Simple Things That Made Our Homeschool Day Better

Our Fall Semester Part 2: What the Girls Have Learned (Curriculum Reviews)

Greetings everyone! Here is the second installment as promised back before Christmas!  In this post, I will focus upon the curriculum we have incorporated and share the nuts and bolts of our homeschooling day.  I will present it in the same order as our daily school schedule. I will warn you, this post is full of pictures, videos, personal anecdotes, and some nitty gritty … Read More Our Fall Semester Part 2: What the Girls Have Learned (Curriculum Reviews)