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REVEAL! 3rd Grade Curriculum | Homeschooling 3rd Grade in 2021-2022

Here’s what we are planning to use for 3rd grade, 2021-2022! Check out curriculum picks, book lists, and the reason why. Quick homeschooling tips on how to think about picking curriculum. When will I know to step and back and try something new? 3rd grade, here we come! #homeschooling #curriculumreve...

28.07.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
REVEAL! 6th Grade Curriculum | Homeschooling 6th Grade in 2021-2022

Here’s what we are planning to use for 6th grade, 2021-2022! Check out curriculum picks, book lists, and the reason why. Quick homeschooling tips on how to think about picking curriculum. When will I know to step and back and try something new? 6th grade, here we come! #homeschooling #curriculumreve...

28.07.21 11:20 AM - Comment(s)
Public School Teacher to Homeschooler: Sara Hunter | Find out why she switched!

Meet Sara, former public school teacher and now homeschooling mom of 7! We talk about how to transition to homeschooling, her personal story, and get real about the “bad days”. Join us for an uplifting and encouraging conversation: everyone needs a Sara in their life, so I’m sharing mine with YOU! #...

28.07.21 11:14 AM - Comment(s)
REVEAL! 8th Grade Curriculum | What We Are Using to Homeschool 8th Grade in 2021-2022

Here’s what we are planning to use for 8th grade, 2021-2022! Check out curriculum picks, book lists, and the reason why. Quick homeschooling tips on how to think about picking curriculum. When will I know to step and back and try something new? 8th grade, here we come!


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Latin and Science wit...

28.07.21 11:09 AM - Comment(s)
TOP 3 Catholic Company Educational Products | Fun Add-ons for Home and School

Looking for great products to enhance your family culture? Check out my review of three FUN and educational products from The Catholic Company for great summer shopping that supports small business! #classicaleducation #catholiccompany #verityed


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28.07.21 11:05 AM - Comment(s)
Interview with English Educator Roy Peachey | Classical Ed, Childrens Lit., & the Role of Catholics

Roy Peachey and Erika discuss classical education, children’s literature, and the state of education across the Pond in the United Kingdom. Is the school system broken? Is there a place for Catholics in the education system? What do we gain when we bring education home? What do we lose? And with all...

28.07.21 11:00 AM - Comment(s)
TOP 3 Likes! Memoria Press 5th Grade Curriculum REVIEW | PLUS 3 Need-to-Know Cautionary Tips

What does the Memoria Press 5th Grade Curriculum look like? What ages and home situations work best? Erika reviews Memoria Press 5th Grade with tips for parents seeking homeschooling support and structure. Watch all the way to the end for the bottom line on this classical/traditional mixed approach ...

28.07.21 10:57 AM - Comment(s)
REVIEW: Memoria Press Literature Guides | Elementary Homeschool Resource for English & Lit Studies

See INSIDE Memoria Press elementary-level literature guides. Take a sneak peek into Memoria Press’s guides to classic children’s literature for homeschoolers or any classical education students. You’ll get my take on how and when to use these…. And if the price is right! 


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28.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
What IS Education? Explanation w/ Examples | Arts & Sciences, Classical Education for Parents

Great! You want the BEST education for your child. But what IS education? What’s the point of all this effort to find the best education? In simple terms, I break down what education is, what “arts and sciences” means, and how we should think about the liberal arts. Homeschooling, Catholic School, P...

25.06.21 10:41 AM - Comment(s)
REVIEW: TAN's The Story of Civilization - Medieval World | My Take & See Inside the Complete Set!

Erika REVIEWS The Story of Civilization, TAN Academy’s elementary Medieval history program. Look inside the Teacher’s Manual and Activity Book, and get the best tips for using this program at home. Can you use it as a one-room schoolhouse program? To what ages and stages is it best suited? How paren...

25.06.21 10:34 AM - Comment(s)
The Good News! Book Fair | Interview with Liz Lantigua, CEO | THE Scholastic Book Fairs Alternative

Liz Lantigua saw a need: Scholastic Book Fairs were failing her kids, so she created a better way! Erika and Liz discuss reading, freedom, challenging the status quo, and the Good News! Book Fair -- a great Scholastic Book Fairs alternative. How do you fill your library and build up your family cult...

16.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
Review: Renewing Catholics Schools | What Homeschooling Parents Can Learn from Classical Education

Erika reviews the new Institute for Catholic Liberal Education book, Renewing Catholic Schools, from a homeschooler’s perspective. Takeaway: this book is a must read for parents, teachers, administrators, donors, bishops, and priests! Whether you homeschool or not, this book will bring hope and cour...

14.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
Memoria Press: Kindergarten | See inside the Curriculum Manual and Get Tips! | Homeschooling Option

What does the Memoria Press Kindergarten Curriculum look like? What ages and home situations work best? Erika reviews Memoria Press Kindergarten with tips for parents seeking homeschooling support and structure. Watch all the way to the end for the bottom line on this classical/traditional mixed app...

09.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
The CLT (Classic Learning Test) | Ditch the SAT and ACT? | Assess Learning Better

The BEST option for standardized college entrance exams. Hear all about the CLT (The Classic Learning Test), when to take it, why to take it, and how. Erika and Soren Schwab, the CLT’s Vice President of Partnerships, discuss the purpose of college entrance tests, why the SAT and ACT are broken, and ...

09.06.21 12:29 PM - Comment(s)
Danielle Bean & Erika Talk About Catholic Sex Ed | Having the Talk With Your Kids | Catholic Moms Club

Danielle Bean and Erika talk mom to mom about “the Talk”: how do Catholic parents approach sex ed in the home? We talk through our early anxieties about our kids, encouraging a family culture of openness to questions, and the joys of figuring out life together. Danielle shares her experiences parent...

03.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
TOP 5 LIKES for Mother of Divine Grace Grade 2 | Review for Homeschool Moms: 2nd Grade Classical Program

Get the inside scoop on Mother of Divine Grace’s classical 2nd grade syllabus for homeschooling. What’s so great about it? Is it worth the price? What are my favorite homeschooling hacks to take full advantage of the MODG and Laura Berquist's genius?  Get all the info in this quick video!


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01.06.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
100 Days of Summer Reading with Memoria Press | See Inside the Memoria Press Summer Reading Journal!

Looking for a way to track summer reading? See the options with Memoria Press’s 100 Days of Summer Reading Challenge workbook (student journal). Tips for parents for getting kids motivated to spend long, lazy days reading this summer. 


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29.05.21 10:58 AM - Comment(s)
TOP 5 LIKES for Mother of Divine Grace 5th Grade | Review Homeschool Moms: Grade 5 Classical Program

Get the inside scoop on Mother of Divine Grace’s (MODG’s) classical 5th grade syllabus and curriculum picks. What’s so great about it? Is it worth the price? What are my favorite hacks to really take full advantage of the MODG and Laura Berquist genius?  Get all the info in this quick video!


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29.05.21 10:53 AM - Comment(s)
Build Your Family Culture: Part TWO | 3 More Ways to Make Your Home a Classical Home

HOW do I grow a classical family culture? (Practical Ideas for the Home) | Don’t just survive: THRIVE as a homeschooling parent. These practical tips will help you re-orient and integrate all areas of your life for stress relief at home. In part two, I talk about simple (and affordable) shifts in yo...

24.05.21 05:00 PM - Comment(s)
Pentecost CELEBRATION! | 5 Simple Ways to Mark the Birthday of the Church | Catholic Moms Club

Parents and children will all appreciate these 5 ideas for building a Catholic Christian family culture! We celebrate Pentecost, or Whitsunday, with food, prayer, and fun! Preschool kids, elementary-age kids, and middle and high school siblings all together! Homeschooling and home life working toget...

21.05.21 09:04 AM - Comment(s)