Browsing Category : Homeschool Curriculum Reviews

Book Reports


This year we are learning how to do book reports.  Now that third grade homesteader can read quite well, he    can pick out some of his own books at the library.  After our friend and former librarian gave him “Diary of a Wimpy Kid”, there has been no stopping him.  Thank you for the genius of Jeff Kinney, in…

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Tour of Canada


Last year for Social Studies we took a tour of the seven continents.  This year, we are touring ten different countries.  Our first was Canada.  My son filled out his “passport” and I “signed” it.  Next came the travel brochure.  In creating a travel brochure for each country he visits, he has to learn certain information about that country.  Basic…

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And The Winners Are…


Such a fright! Another school year gone by. The Homestead School has had a great time testing lots of awesome homeschool products as part of The Old Schoolhouse’s Homeschool Crew. The whole Crew recently voted for their favorites in several different categories and a few of Mrs. D’s and son’s favorites made the list: Favorite Science Product => Eagle’s Wings-Considering…

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