Curriculum

How to choose curriculum, unit studies ideas, creative learning ideas, character growth.

How to Plan and Create a Unit Study

Do you love the idea of unit studies but just can’t seem to pull one together? Have you toyed with the idea of creating a unit study but it seems too loose and free and lacking structure – leaving you insecure? I feel you! I loved the idea of unit…

Creative Teaching Methods without Using Textbooks

Are you tired of spending all day with books, trying to push more information into your child’s overstuffed brain? Do you want to keep your child’s love for learning alive, or revive that love? Are you tired of textbooks and looking for some creative teaching methods? Let’s…

How to Teach Using Incidental Learning

There are two ways to learn new things – deliberately or incidentally. Studying a specific topic is deliberate learning. Memorising times tables, historical dates, or scientific formulas are also deliberate learning. Deliberate learning is important for memorising important facts and information but it is not the only way…

4 Steps to Teaching Kids to Read

How am I ever going to teach my kids to read? I worried over this question a lot. I didn’t know where to start and I wondered whether I’d be able to do it. Looking back, it’s way easier than I thought.  I should have stressed…