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10 Frugal Teacher/Homeschooler Must-Haves

10 Frugal Teacher/Homeschooler Must-Haves

  One of the biggest hurdles a teacher/homeschooler can face is expense.  However, homeschooling doesn’t have to be expensive.  Your Kindergartener doesn’t need a fancy curriculum.   You don’t have to buy different curriculum for each child.  There are a…

7 Characteristics of Student Led Learning

7 Characteristics of Student Led Learning

Student led learning works best if you see yourself more as a coach and less as a dictator.  While I generally determine what skills should be learned and practiced, my kids are the ones who drive the activities and lessons.…

8 Strategies To Wrap Up The End Of The Year

8 Strategies To Wrap Up The End Of The Year

    This week we’re wrapping up the end of the year.  Yay!  I’ve rounded up a lot of ideas from some of the best teachers. Let’s count them down! Balloon Board Countdown (found on Pinterest.  Source unknown) This idea…

7 Ways to Get Students Excited About Learning

7 Ways to Get Students Excited About Learning

“Bueller…..Bueller…..Bueller….”  (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off reference) Sometimes, getting our kids excited about school can be a real chore. It can make you feel like you’re failing big time.  We’re on Spring Break right now and I know coming back to…