Making the curriculum decision
The important thing to understand is that there is no such thing as choosing the perfect curriculum for homeschooling your whole family for all of their school years.
The wonderful preschool years
I don’t think there is ever another time that one is so tired physically with all the ‘little’ things of the ‘little’ children, but to homeschool these little children is actually so easy…
A good coach can mean a lot to a child
There is a time in the life of a child when a GOOD coach, teacher or mentor (which is not you), can mean a lot to a child. Give your child that opportunity.
The socialization question
There are many questions people ask about homeschooling, but there is one that is almost always asked:
"But what about socialization?"
Free State homeschooler shines on the science expo stage
Winning a Science Expo award is a significant feat for any high school learner. But when you throw a pandemic and homeschooling into the mix, it becomes that much more interesting.
An overview of the IG and AS-Level qualifications
The International GCSE and AS-Level qualifications are highly sought after by many universities and workplaces, globally.
Bad attitude towards math?
Changing a student's attitude towards math is definitely possible, with the right kind of instruction and experiences.
My CC story
“We believe the purpose of education is to know God and to make Him known. True education should prepare us to love learning and to see the world from God’s side of the sky.” – Leigh Bortins' Echo in Celebration.
Mistakes homeschoolers can make
Mistakes? What mistakes? Is there a possibility of making mistakes? These are questions responsible for a lot of fear and anxiety. However, the purpose of this article is to encourage you not to become more fearful and anxious but to learn from others and try and prevent them.
A great resource for parents turns 10 and is now offered free to all parents for 2022!
The 7-step process on improving your homeschooling is unique, as it includes some templates to use when compiling your own curriculum. Each guide has a unique focus. Get them free for 2022 HERE!
Future-proof your child’s employability from an early age with 4IR Skills
"Education can no longer be about learning facts. Educational organisations must focus on being transformative experiences, delivering an individual that has gained more than knowledge after completing a program."
Homeschooling & Christmas traditions
Where the heck did I put my orange juice?
Sionsrus Homeschoolers Camp Jan 2021
...but the morning the cement dried we walked over the grounds and asked the Lord what He wanted us to do with this place. Before I went back into the house I felt on my heart that we needed to invite homeschooling families here.
Confessions of a Homeschool Husband
My wife runs the household. No one will dispute that. When the kids are hungry, or sore, or happy, or have lost a pen or toy, they go to mom. She seems to know what to do about those things. She organises dinners, and lunches, and makes sure everyone is comfortable. A typical conversation might go like this...