If you don’t know where to start with art, you need to visit Everyday Easels. Everyday Easels features a different work of art every two weeks, approaching these famous pieces from many angles, including art, history, geography, writing, science, hands-on activities, and even physical education and health. This week, we have the perfect piece of art
Click on the Article Below to Read Article Spotlight~ *How can you raise a writer? *What writing hazards does your child face? *Writers need people! Do your children get exposure to people of all ages? *How does technology affect writing? *Can an abundance of writing improve spelling abilities and grammar issues?
Twice a month, new Star Contributor Sarah Gilbert will share lots of fun ways you can bring reading time alive for your preschoolers with Pre-K Activities: Read and Play. February’s first picture book is Library Lion by Michelle Knudsen. Enjoy games, crafts, and ideas to make your story time “roar” to life! Bonnie Rose Hudson Editorial
Welcome to our monthly Spotlight on Five! You Can Homeschool Your Child with Special Needs Judi Munday, M.A.; M.Ed. Special Needs Educational Consultant In recent years, more families choose to teach their children with special needs at home. Homeschooling can ensure an appropriate education, because one-size-fits-all public instruction has left more children behind. Thanks
Join The Old Schoolhouse® and SchoolhouseTeachers.com for a Facebook party announcing the winner of the writing contest. WHEN: Thursday, February 13, 2014 9:00 pm eastern / 6:00 pm Pacific WHERE: https://www.facebook.com/theoldschoolhouse?ref=hl We need you to choose our children’s storybook-writing contest winner! The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, SchoolhouseTeachers.com, and EZTales.com sponsored the storybook-writing contest for children
Click on the Article Below to Read Article Spotlight~ *Have your explored journaling? *What can journaling help you to do? *Journals are a great way for teens to explore their own emotions. *Does journaling differ from blogging or social media? *What are some of the advantages of keeping a journal? *Should journals be
You do not want to miss this amazing FREEBIE from The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine and friends. We are celebrating Valentine’s Day with a free downloadable packet of homeschooling resources for you to enjoy! This fantastic collection includes lapbooks from In the Hands of a Child and A Journey Through Learning, Hal and Melanie Young, Deborah
Click on the Article Below to Read Article Spotlight~ *Do any of your children have a difficult time acquiring spelling skills? *There is an easy way to teach spelling. Discover the key… *What is the purpose of spelling skills anyway? *Arm your child with a surefire technique to master every spelling