How We Use Phonics Pathways to Teach Reading and Spelling

How to Use Phonics Pathways to Teach #Reading and #Spelling--Includes 180 days of FREE Lesson Plans!

A Little Background Last year we began using Phonics Pathways by Dolores G. Hiskes to teach Peanut how to read since Cathy Duffy’s review spoke so highly of the program, especially for someone wanting a complete phonics program on a budget.  However, it quickly became apparent that Phonics Pathways was NOT a good fit for her at the [...]

Homeschool Happenings–September 2014

Homeschool Happenings 2014

This homeschooling month has definitely been filled with many ups and downs.  I finally finished my history and science experiment and can honestly say we tossed nearly all of it keeping only the Usborne Internet-Linked Ancient World by Fiona Chandler (What can I say?  The girls love the pictures).  Yep.  History and science both went goodbye.  That [...]

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Crystal Paine and Me at TTD Dallas 2014

Last July I had the opportunity to attend the Teach Them Diligently Convention in Dallas and loved it.  I loved getting to meet new people, connecting IN PERSON with ones I had only previously met online, learning about new and exciting homeschool resources, and so much more. While at TTD Dallas I had the joy of [...]