Episode 50: Lights, Camera, Action! Music and Drama at Home

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Episode 50: Lights, Camera, Action! Music and Drama at Home
Episode 50: Lights, Camera, Action! Music and Drama at Home

Let the Lord take center stage in your homeschool while showcasing your child’s talents. In Episode 50 of The Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show—“Lights, Camera, Action! Music and Drama at Home,” Stephanie shares approaches to music and drama with your family and within your community. Bonus Feature: An exclusive interview with Phil Whitehead from BCM International!


Connect with BCM International 

Research has shown that a person’s worldview is developed between the ages of eighteen months and thirteen years. By the time a teenager is fourteen, their worldview is fixed in place. The family is crucial to the worldview formation of children and BCM is here to help parents lead their children toward developing a solid and lasting personal biblical worldview. Visit BCM International today. 

Connect with The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine 

For more on today’s topic, click on the links to these articles from The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine:

Bonus Content: “Music in Education: Icing or Cake?

Connect with the TOS App

Do you have the new and enhanced TOS App? It’s the hub for homeschooling. You can access all The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine articles—and more—wherever you go, whenever you need them. Search for homeschooling topics important to you. You’ll find curriculum choices, resources, homeschool advice, help, and encouragement. The app content is updated weekly. The TOS App is now better than ever, and it’s free. You can find the TOS App on Google Play or download at the App Store today! 

“The goal isn't to master an instrument. It's to explore musical expression.”—Stephanie Morrison

Connect with music classes mentioned in this episode:

Music Theory 1 and 2


Beginner Drum Lessons

Schoolhouse Recorder

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Showcase your talent with us in the 2024 Talent Showcase. We know homeschoolers have unique talents, so now is the time to share them with the homeschooling community. members can submit entries between January 8 through February 9, 2024. All qualified participants will receive recognition for their talent and will be showcased on the platform in March 2024. Members can get full details from the Member Dashboard.

Connect with The Homeschool Minute 

Spend a minute with your friends from The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine!

The Homeschool Minute is a weekly eNewsletter for anyone homeschooling or considering starting. It’s brief yet packed with a powerful dose of encouragement to keep you going strong in your commitment to your family and to the Lord. Subscribe to the free homeschool newsletter.

Connect with Upcoming Episodes

New episodes of the Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show are released every Monday. Check back right here for show notes and links at Here’s what you can look forward to next:  

  • 1/15/24: Episode 51—“Homesteading and Self-Sufficiency” hosted by Heather Vogler of The Old Schoolhouse® 
  • 1/22/24: Episode 52—“Indoor Learning When the Weather Is Bad” hosted by Christine Weller of
  • 1/29/24: Episode 53—“Math Tears: Who Is Crying More, Mom or Child?” hosted by Heather Vogler of The Old Schoolhouse® 

Questions or comments on the Hey, Mama! Homeschool Show podcast? We’d love to hear from you at

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