Homeschool Crew Review: Online Times Alive To Learn Multiplication

When I learned multiplication, I sat down with flash cards.  Our teacher also had “fun” (read “not so fun”) drills where we had to compete against our classmates, one by one.  I hated those drills!  Luckily, now there are more fun and easier ways to learn multiplication like Online Times Alive from City Creek Press, […]

Homeschool Crew Review: Zeezok Publishing Music Appreciation Book 2

I was never exposed to classical music growing up, but when I went to college, my housemate loved listening to classical music, and I enjoyed it myself.  I’ve always wanted my kids to develop music appreciation earlier than I did, and luckily, Music Appreciation Book 2: for the Middle Grades by Zeezok Publishing is the […]

Homeschool Crew Review: Britfield & the Lost Crown

As you know from our monthly read aloud lists, we love good kids’ books.  Recently, we had the chance to review Britfield & the Lost Crown, and we enjoyed our trip through England. About Britfield & the Lost Crown Tom has been in an orphanage for as long as he can remember, though he has […]

Homeschool Crew Review: My School Year Homeschool Record Keeping

If you live in a state that requires detailed homeschool records or you love online planners, My School Year Homeschool Record Keeping might be something you’d like to consider adding to your homeschool.  We recently had the opportunity to review the Annual Membership Plan.   About My School Year Homeschool Record Keeping This program let’s […]

Homeschool Crew Review: CTCMath

PB & J Girl is a visual and hands on learner, so finding math curriculum for her can be difficult.  We had been using an online math curriculum, but she was dissatisfied with it and hoping we could try something else.  A review came up for CTCMath, so we decided to give the program a […]

Homeschool Crew Review: Memoria Press Fifth Grade Literature Guide Set

For 5th grade, I had most of PB & J Girl’s curriculum, but I was missing literature.  Luckily, a Memoria Press review came up for their Fifth Grade Literature Guide Set, and we happily decided to try it out. The Fifth Grade Literature Guide Set includes teacher’s manuals, student workbooks for three different books, and […]

Homeschool Crew Review: The Industrial Revolution Through the Great Depression

I have fond memories of using products from Home School in the Woods with Bookworm when he was in upper elementary and middle school, so I was glad to try Time Travelers U.S. History Studies: The Industrial Revolution through the Great Depression. About Home School in the Woods If you don’t know about Home School […]

Homeschool Crew Review: Exploring Creation with General Science, 3rd Edition

Sometimes I can’t believe that my “little” girls aren’t so little.  One will be in middle school next year!!  How did that happen? This post contains affiliate links. We’ve been slowly integrating more curriculum that is at the middle school level including Exploring Creation with General Science, 3rd Edition by Apologia.  For this review, we […]

Homeschool Crew Review – Music & Creativity Foundation Course

My kids have dabbled in the piano off and on for years.  I’d like to get them piano lessons, but the money for that is not quite in the budget yet.  That’s why I was excited to find out that there is a free option for online piano lessons –Music & Creativity Foundation Course by […]

Homeschool Crew Review: Dyslexia Gold

This post contains affiliate links. Watching your child struggle to read is difficult, especially if you’re like me–a book lover and an English major.  I soooo want my kids to enjoy good books, and for now, they are through audio books and read alouds.  I’m hoping one day they also enjoy books by reading for […]