Foreign Language: Talent Versus Perspiration: A Question of Talent

By Karen Haid “Languages come easy for you.” “I’m not good at picking up foreign languages.” The question of talent or aptitude inevitably crops up in discussions regarding foreign language acquisition. I speak Italian and

By |October 9th, 2017|Categories: How To Homeschool|

WonderWorks 2017-2018 Homeschool Days

Have you ever heard of WonderWorks? It is an indoor, educational and science-focused, amusement park located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. If you have ever been in the Pigeon Forge area, you may have noticed the

By |September 12th, 2017|Categories: Events|

We will ‘See You at the Pole’

Have you ever stood still and listened for a word from God? More than 20 years ago, a group of teens in Burleson, Texas listened to a word from God, followed in obedience and from

By |September 5th, 2017|Categories: Events|

Freedom From the Four Walls

River, Lily and Canyon preparing to take an airplane flight over our city. By Jennifer Smeltser I never in my life planned to homeschool. When I first learned about homeschooling, which was years

By |August 22nd, 2017|Categories: Family Focus|

Homeschooling with Little Ones: There’s More To It Than Just Keeping Them Quiet

By Janelle Knutson It can be quite a challenge trying to home educate older children with little ones around. I don’t know how many times I went to bed feeling like a homeschool mom failure

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: How To Homeschool|

How To Ease Back Into Your School Routine

Do you sometimes feel like a Nike commercial when it comes to returning to your regular school routine after summer break? Our motivation regarding school should be immediate. There is no room for hesitation with

By |August 8th, 2017|Categories: How To Homeschool|