Making Netflix Work {Better} for You

Making Netflix work for you

I’ve lost track of how long we’ve used Netflix in our home. We use it for the children, in our homeschool, and for indulging in grown up shows, too. Over the years, we’ve unearthed some tips, tricks and hacks to make Netflix work even better for us. Have you tried any of these ideas? Take […]

Highbrow : Mom’s Helper in Curating Educational Videos for Children

children's educational videos

Even though we use a classical curriculum in our homeschool, you’ll find us using educational videos for children to help supplement our days. If I’m having trouble explaining a science concept, I turn to science videos to help explain my point. While I’m helping the boys sort through new phonics rules, I encourage Rachel to […]

Teaching Alegbra in Your Homeschool with DragonBox Algebra 5+ App

teaching algebra in your homeschool with dragonbox learning apps

Teaching math in our homeschool hasn’t been too difficult yet. Our classical homeschool curriculum uses a very basic approach, with lots of repitition for mastery of facts. This system has worked well for us, but I’m a little nervous about teaching more complex math, like algebra. Did I hear all the homeschooling mommas groan? Don’t […]

JoySprouts : Using Preschool Apps in Your Homeschool

preschool learning apps for homeschoolers

As the mother of many, juggling all the different ages in our homeschool can be a challenge. While I’m teaching my big kids, I need to have Maeve engaged in learning as well. One of our favorite {and mess free} ways that we supplement our homeschool is with using preschool learning apps. Using Preschool Apps […]