Why you should teach using real books

Posted on Leave a comment
mom reading to kids using real books to teach

A savvy homeschool teacher with a library of good books (at home or in the public one down the street) has the potential to teach almost anything. And with your or your library’s collection of excellent children’s literature, it’s even better. Using real books has the power to transform your kids’ lives. This is why…

Read more

Why Literature is essential to Learning

Posted on 2 Comments
literature is essential to learning

Did you read  Old Yeller as a child? Remember your terror when the enraged momma bear charges little Arliss and your rejoicing when the “yeller dog” attacks the bear to save his life?  How about Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates? Did you cheer when Gretel won her race? And when their dad miraculously regained his…

Read more