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50 Favorite Family Board Games [List]

Family board games are a perfect and inexpensive way to connect with your family; they are also a great learning tool for your children.

Family board games are a perfect and inexpensive way to connect with your family; they are also a great learning tool for your children. While your child plays, they are also developing social and cognitive skills. Let’s not forget that board games are also a great distraction to occupy your children while you get some…
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27 Favorite Educational TV Shows [Curated]

We collected a list of favorite educational TV shows from our readers for those days when you need some time to get things done, or take a break.

From experiences I’ve learned, sometimes the only way to get things done around the house is to put a child in front of the TV. I know, I know – you don’t want your child to waste valuable time in front of a TV screen. However, what if I told you that time doesn’t have…
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15 Favorite Podcasts from 2017

We asked parents like you for the names of their favorite podcasts in 2017, and compiled a list of their favorites.

Podcasts are an amazing tool for parents. They can provide entertainment, information, a sense of community, or a mixture of all three. My personal favorite thing about listening to podcasts is the amount of energy I don’t have to exert – I just simply listen and learn, which makes vacuuming 1,000% more entertaining. We asked…
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Tips for New Homeschoolers from 10 Veterans

We asked several veteran homeschoolers for their tips for new homeschooling families.

The decision to homeschool isn’t always an easy one. Even after the countless hours you spent creating that long pros and cons list leading you to the decision to homeschool, you’re still stuck second guessing if you made the right choice for your child’s education. Stop. Breathe. You’re doing just fine. Believe it or not,…
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15 Creative Places to Homeschool

Wherever your homeschool day may take you, it is comforting to know that there are ways to adapt nearly any environment into a space for learning.

One of the perks to homeschooling your children is the ability to allow a more flexible, convenient, and fun learning environment. We recently asked a group of homeschooling parents: where are some unique places your child has done their homework? They replied with some silly, clever, and conventional places: 15 Unique Places to Do Homework…
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Tips on Schoolroom Organization

There are several ways to organize your (home)schoolroom

“How should I organize our schoolroom?” is a question asked by first-time homeschoolers and veterans alike, and changes from year to year. One of the first things my parents purchased when they started homeschooling was a set of school desks & chairs from a local yard sale. There are several ways to organize your (home)schoolroom.…
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