30 Graphic Novels for Kids that Prefer Comics

Post contains affiliate links “What books do you suggest for a kid that doesn’t like to read?” I hear this a lot and I always follow it up with, “well, when they do choose books, what do they pick?” The answer is almost always the same: Captain Underpants, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Dork Diaries,Continue reading “30 Graphic Novels for Kids that Prefer Comics”

All About Me! – A Unit Study

Library Haul for weeks 1-2: Select 3-4 books that cover each topic listed above. See the books we chose for this unit HERE. At home, books should be visible and easily accessible at all times to draw interest. Week 1: ‘I Am Special’ – Feelings ACTIVITIES Choose at least one activity per day. Pick a video everyContinue reading “All About Me! – A Unit Study”

The Library Card Benefits You Aren’t Using

Raise your hand if you have a library card. I thought so. Most homeschoolers do, of course. However, are you using your library card to its full potential? Most card-holders aren’t. Library card benefits include borrowing wagon-fulls of books and other media every few weeks, but what else might you be missing? Does your libraryContinue reading “The Library Card Benefits You Aren’t Using”

Step 5: Choosing Curriculum

If you’re new to homeschooling and you are already looking at resources and curriculum, but haven’t figured out your child’s learning style or how you imagine your homeschooling style….STOP! GO BACK! You MUST do these steps in order, or you’ll end up with a bunch of books and activities that won’t suit you or yourContinue reading “Step 5: Choosing Curriculum”