Test your homeschool style

Most new homeschool moms choose a homeschool curriculum based on their children’s learning style, but forget that they are a vital part of the homeschool approach, vision and energy.  Your homeschool style is how you naturally approach homeschooling. There are 6 main homeschool styles: Traditional Classical Charlotte Mason Unit Studies Unschooling Eclectic If you choose a style that … Continue reading Test your homeschool style

Getting Real ~ Too little done

Here’s another “Getting Real” post  ~ Too Little Done These “Getting Real” posts series provide a more balanced perspective against the many successes and  “what works” posts that I showcase, but I acknowledge that I am definitely not a supermom and our homeschooling was often less than perfect! Too little or nothing done All new homeschool parents worry … Continue reading Getting Real ~ Too little done

Getting Real ~ Disappointments

Much of what I share here on Practical Pages showcases “what works”, but I acknowledge that I am definitely not a supermom and our homeschooling was often less than perfect! Here’s another “Getting Real” topic ~ Disappointments Unmet expectations often lead to disappointments.  Repeated disappointments can in turn lead to depression, despair and hopelessness. So let’s talk about … Continue reading Getting Real ~ Disappointments