• family schooling
  • Upping Our Audiobook Game

    Do you like to listen to audiobooks? Check out these tips and suggestions for how to add a little pizazz to your audiobook experience!

    Around here we love read-aloud time … in theory.  The things that make actual, in-practice read aloud time challenging are … When Mama is tired and is all “talked-out” for the day. When Mama is holding a Ninja Toddler and has to juggle boy and book.  (The laws of physics do not allow Mama to […]

  • digital learning
  • Our (Digital) Morning Time

    In order to facilitate homeschooling as whole-group activity, we began to use more digital material. Check out some of our top favorite resources!

    I wrote here about how our homeschool has evolved into “Family School” this year.  We’ve moved more towards whole-group learning and discussion.  We’ve also moved towards doing more and more of our schooling digitally.  So, how do you use digital resources if you want to gather a group of kids and let everyone participate family-style?  I’m […]