The Sparrow’s Home is featured in the September 2018 issue of Parents Magazine! I was interviewed for a piece on tips from homeschoolers that non-homeschooling families can utilize. We’re very excited around here about the shout out, needless to say, and thrilled that you stopped by!
When the online issue is up, we’ll link to it here. Until then…If you’d like to read more, check out the related posts below.
I do something called ‘strewing,’ which is consciously putting books and other things out for the kids to discover. My niece once said that she loved using the bathroom at my house because she always learned something.
One of my favorite resources is a video series we watched before a trip to Disney World: the Science of Disney Imagineering. Each video covers a scientific principle (such as gravity or levers and pulleys) and demonstrates how that principle is at work in the parks.
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Look for lots more in the article on ways that families can add learning to their home!
I shared some ideas on keeping your kids on track with their schoolwork, taking breaks to let out some physical energy, and more. And, of course, lots of things we talked about in the interview didn’t make the final piece, like my favorite Nature Studies that any family (homeschool or not) can use.
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