Raising and Embracing Your Spirited Child

Raising and Embracing Your Spirited Child

Raising and Embracing Your Spirited Child

According to the book Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic, spirited children are those who are more. All children have these characteristics in varying degrees, but spirited children have them in a major way. This includes our Caroline. People who know me in (Continue reading…)

The Gift of Aspergers

The Gift of Aspergers

The Gift of Aspergers

Today’s next post in the 31 Days of Learning Differently series is by Karen Campbell of thatmom. She is also the author of The Joy of Relationship Homeschooling ~ when the one anothers come home. We are giving away three copies so don’t forget to enter at the end of the post! Our son, Will, (Continue reading…)

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Christmas Around the World KWL

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It’s time to enjoy Christmas Around the World! A KWL chart helps you assess your students’ prior knowledge. You will discover what they already know, what they are curious about, and what they need to learn. Then use that information to effectively plan your lesson or unit! This file includes both vertical and horizontal versions (Continue reading…)

103 Ways to Learn from Experienced Homeschoolers

103 Ways to Learn from Experienced Homeschoolers

103 Ways to Learn from Experienced Homeschoolers

Do you ever wish you could pick the brain of experienced homeschoolers? Do you long for a better support network as you navigate your homeschooling journey? I’ve been there. I don’t have much of a homeschool support network in real life. I don’t really have the capability to travel to homeschool conventions. But I have (Continue reading…)