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Five in a Row — a relaxed homeschool curriculum for ages 4-8

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Two years ago when my grandson Eric was 5 1/2, Daughter Johannah started using Five in a Row — a homeschool curriculum for ages 4-8. Five in a Row was created by Jane Claire Lambert many years ago and continues to […]

A Self-Taught Course in Western Civilization from 1493 to the present

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Here’s a list of the video lessons in Tom Woods’ Western Civilization from 1493 to the Present course which he produced for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum. You can see samples of these video lessons here. “These courses give students – […]

Is the Ron Paul Curriculum compatible with classical education?

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Question My family and I are very new to your teaching program, Mr. and Mrs. Bluedorn. We have only just recently finished reading your book, Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a Classical Style. We are slowly starting to implement your […]

I used to like homeschooling, now I love it — relax and start slowly

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

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From Helen This is a response to Linda who is struggling with putting together her own
 curriculum. I was there two years ago (which is when I read first Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a Classical Style). I 
was using […]

Philosophy Adventure — New, Unique, and Thorough

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. You might think that a course in philosophy would be too complex to work into your homeschool, but not so with Philosophy Adventure by Stacy Farrell. Philosophy Adventure can be used as your primary curriculum — that’s what I would do […]

A Self-Taught Course in Western Civilization from Plato to 1492

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. We’ve listed below the video lessons in Tom Woods’ Western Civilization from Plato to 1492 course which he produced for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum. You can see samples of these video lessons here. “These courses give students – and adults […]

A Self-Taught Course in U.S. Government

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Here’s a list of the video lessons in Tom Woods’ Government course which he produced for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum. You can see samples of these video lessons here. 1. Introduction 2. Natural Rights Theories: High Middle Ages to Late […]

Homeschool Life Coloring Book

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Cartoonist Jim Erskine just published his first coloring book… for homeschoolers only. The Homeschool Life Coloring Book (put together especially for you moms to use) This is the first and only coloring book actually about homeschooling. It’s a mix of both […]

Children can be more creative if they are given large chunks of unscheduled time to 
think

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

When your children were young, did you take breaks from schooling during the school year or in the summer? 

Julie
 
Yes, we took off school for the summer. We did a
 lot of gardening and animal work in the summer, plus we were in 4-H for 
many years so we needed extra time for projects. […]

Tom Woods gives a concise description of the Ron Paul Curriculum

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. “Ron Paul considers this curriculum the capstone of his decades-long career in public life.” Ron Paul Curriculum course creator and Mises Institute Senior Fellow Tom Woods gives a concise description of the Ron Paul Curriculum. Check out the Ron Paul Curriculum […]

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