Tips & Tricks for Parents

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Apr 30, 2015 Fun winter activities to do with your dog ›
Most people cringe at the thought of the winter months rolling in, as they bring snow, ice and freezing temperatures. Although people may be leery of winter, dogs most times are not.
Mar 30, 2015 Talking about English texts ›
As you plan a lesson centered around a passage or chapter, use these tips for fostering effective discussions.
Mar 09, 2015 Tips for integrating digital learning at home ›
Working with your children's interest in digital technology, rather than fighting against it, can keep them engaged in what they're learning.
Mar 06, 2015 Infusing gamification into your child's education ›
Gamification is the application of game-design mechanics to areas unrelated to gaming, and it can become part of your child's education.
Feb 10, 2015 3 activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year ›
As you teach your child about other cultures during your homeschool program, consider integrating a celebration of the Chinese New Year into your curriculum!
Feb 05, 2015 What is digital learning? ›
What is "digital learning?" You've likely heard these buzzwords before, but as a parent who is deeply invested in your child's education, we know you're going to want to know more about how digital learning is affecting the approach to academics.
Jan 28, 2015 Throw a Valentine's Day party for your homeschool co-op ›
Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and if you're a member of a homeschool co-op, this is the perfect opportunity to inject an extra dose of fun into your curriculum for homeschooling!
Jan 26, 2015 Fun Groundhog Day activities ›
Groundhog Day is coming up, which means it's the perfect time to introduce the holiday into your curriculum for homeschooling.
Jan 22, 2015 How to inspire your child to practice ›
Whether your child is trying to learn her times tables or has taken up playing a musical instrument, it can be difficult to get her to practice.
Jan 20, 2015 4 ways to celebrate Black History Month ›
February is Black History Month, which means it's a great opportunity to include important aspects of African-American history in your curriculum for homeschooling.