Category Archives: Homeschool

The one room schoolhouse

Have you ever watched or read the “Little House on the Prairie” books? They are based on the real life stories of the author, including her life attending a one-room schoolhouse. Back in the 1800’s and early 1900’s there would only be one teacher per town and that teacher was responsible for the education of...

Pray about all of it

Us homeschooling moms, we need willing hearts, correct expectations, the ability to get out of our boxes of what school “should look like” and prayer…lots and lots of prayer. Psalm 145:18 – “The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth.” <——I love this verse because it is proof that I’m...

life lesson day template

I admit, for being such a adamant “beyond schooler” I was constantly stuck with the idea that when we had slower days than normal, we didn’t DO any school. It was a vicious cycle that I, for one, couldn’t figure out how to break free from until my mom gave me some amazing advice. “Create...

Beyond School

Beyond;  To the degree that is past the understanding, reach or scope of. Outside the limits or reach. School; The process of being educated To be able to teach my children is an honor I don’t hold lightly. Those of us who homeschool should always remember how fortunate we are. The fact that we get...

What did we do today?

I don’t lesson plan, not in the way most homeschoolers do. Lesson planning suffocates me, it truly does. That does not mean I don’t plan out what we are going to do. I have a 6 month plan, things that I would love for us to do, books I want to read, places we want...

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