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Even though most of us are preparing for the end of the school year, a homeschool mom’s adventure is just beginning. We love to plan and get ready for the next year’s big curriculum purchase — and a lot of us choose to do that in April. I am super pumped to share with you about Alpha Omega’s Spring Sale!

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I am super excited about tomorrow! The Muppets Most Wanted movie opens in theaters :) To get your little ones excited, here are some free activity sheets you can download.

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In our home we love science experiments and projects. My son was always a lover of cool shows on television that taught and showed him how to do things, and so is my daughter. We have spent many a homeschool day, piled up on the couch, getting our schooling in for the day using fun shows like How It’s Made, MythBusters, and more.

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As soon as your child begins high school, he or she will have to take standardized tests of some type.  Every state has different requirements for its high school students, but once the time comes to apply for college, every student will need to take one of two tests: the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) or the ACT, which is run by American College Testing, in order to show college readiness.  Since these tests will be such a big factor in college admissions, the more you can do to help your child prepare early, the better the process will be!

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When my kids were little, we spent countless hours piled upon the couch reading our favorite classic story books. The pages came alive of books such as Stuart Little, Charlotte’s Web, The Velveteen Rabbit, and more. Being a homeschool family, we have devoured so many of those books.

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Since we homeschool, we are always looking for free resources that offer us a way to study something, but make it really interesting. Never in a million years did I think to check out the Orkin website. Here I have leared about the world’s scariest bugs.

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This year has already started off to a great year with my daughter. It feels weird though, because she is the only one I am homeschooling. Because of that I am working hard at making it a fun year for her. Here are 3 tips to make homeschooling fun that I try to incorporate in our week somewhere.

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I am working on cleaning out our curriculum closet since our son graduated. I have tons of stuff we are no longer using, so instead of letting it go to waste, I am giving it away to my readers. Up for grabs first is First Form Latin.

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This week we started back to homeschool. I have been dreading this week more and more, but then once it arrived, it has been smooth sailing. Kayla is different this year with her learning which is making it SO much easier for us during our school hours. Here is our weekly wrap up.

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My daughter plays drums. Never in a million years did I think that she would want to play any musical instrument, but when she began to show an interest about 3 years ago, my husband and I sat up and took notice. We started making calls, talking to people, getting her a drum set and setting up lessons for her to take. It’s something she enjoys, but along the way other things have happened too. Here are 13 reasons why your child should take music lessons.

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