Getting Started: Beginning the Home Education Adventure 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.
Articles & Videos 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, up-to-date, inspiring, and compassionate guidance.
Articles & Videos 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. S H O W E R?
We’re here to ...
News How to Teach Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind in a Classroom
Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind is the only grammar curriculum a homeschooling parent will ever need. But can teachers use it in the classroom? In this video, Susan meets with Jessica Otto, who teaches basic, intermediate, and advanced grammar using Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind. Together, they discuss ...
News Introducing The Diagramming Dictionary
Have you or your students ever struggled with sentence diagramming? Have you ever looked at a sentence, sensed something about it was off, but couldn’t quite figure out why? Do you want to improve your writing? Do your students struggle with grammar?
We’d like to present to ...
Literature & Reading 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 leave their doors and windows shut while reading ...
Writing 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 exciting fiction and vivid poetry.
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Grammar & Spelling Where Do I Start With Grammar?
When beginning a homeschooling grammar program, you probably wonder what curriculum would be best for you. Let us help you figure out where to begin, if you're using one of our great options: First Language Lessons for the Well-Trained Mind and Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind.
Grammar & Spelling Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind: New Titles, Same Great Curriculum
Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind is a four-year grammar program designed for students fifth grade and above. New students may take more than one year to get through their first Workbook. Once a student has completed all four workbooks in our program, they will hav Read more »