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Daily Life Trying out Homeschooling

Your Children Are in Virtual School. How Do You Thrive? Part II: Maybe We’ll Just Keep Doing This             In the first part of this series, we offered a helping…

Homeschooling Help Is “The Creative Writer” Right for You?

In this video, Susan Wise Bauer introduces you to The Creative Writer curriculum. This series is perfect for middle-school and high-school students who want to improve their creative writing and sharpen their skills at crafting…

Daily Life Think Like a Homeschooler

Your Children Are in Virtual School. How Do You Thrive? Try Thinking Like a Home Schooler! You never intended to home school. You have a demanding job, your kids were doing just fine in your…

Forms, Regulations, & Record-Keeping Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and Well-Trained Mind Press Curriculum

When you need curriculum for a student who faces the challenges of dyslexia and/or dysgraphia, there are two important considerations: The student has to be able to use the curriculum to learn the skills and…

Apps, Learning Games, and Online Enrichment Activities Sentence Diagramming and Dysgraphia: A Helpful App

    In both our elementary and intermediate grammar curricula, we give instruction on sentence diagramming.  If you would like to know more about why we do so, please read this article by Susan Wise…

First Step: The Foundations Help for New Homeschoolers

If you’ve decided to homeschool, but aren’t sure what your first steps should be, we’re here to help.

Help for Homeschool Beginners I Want to Supplement What My Child is Getting in School

For any parent who wants to take charge of their child’s education, we recommend Rethinking School, by Dr. Susan Wise Bauer. From communicating with teachers to helping gifted or struggling students, Rethinking School provides smart,…

History How to Keep Your Children Entertained for Six Weeks Using The Story of the World

Not sure how to entertain your children for weeks on end without plopping them in front of Disney+ for eight hours straight while you attempt, for the third time this week, to. just. take. a….

Homeschooling Help Five Reasons to Read Poetry to Your Kids

Here are the top five reasons to read poetry to, and with, your children. 1. Poems can communicate in ways that prose cannot. Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven,” for instance, teaches children that they should…

Homeschooling Help Is “The Creative Writer” Right for You?

In this video, Susan Wise Bauer introduces you to The Creative Writer curriculum. This series is perfect for middle-school and high-school students who want to improve their creative writing and sharpen their skills at crafting…