Hello, I’m Karin, and I’m excited to begin blogging with BJU Press to share my homeschool experiences and discoveries. My blog posts will offer a glimpse into our homeschool life, share practical teaching ideas and Deuteronomy 6 teaching moments, pass on tips from veteran homeschool moms, and discuss ways of balancing homeschooling with homemaking. We […]
You know that organization is the key to a smooth homeschool day. We share tips on planning your time and lessons as well as advice from other homeschool parents. There are also highlights from our Distance Learning daily video-lesson program, which is designed to simplify your homeschool.
A few weeks ago, I left my phone at home on a Sunday morning. I didn’t realize it until we were on the way to church. When I gasped and told my family, there was silence for a moment. Then my husband semi-facetiously said, “How will we know what to do today?” Like most families, our calendar […]
How is your homeschool day going? Sometimes, you have a plan, are able to start the year following the plan, and everything goes according to that plan. (A miracle, right?) But other years the plan just doesn’t work for whatever reason—sickness, a new baby, family emergencies, new co-op classes, a new curriculum, and so on. In case […]
This month we have been focusing on college planning. So far we looked at choosing a major and taking financial responsibility for college (part 1 and part 2). For our final post in this series, we will look at some tips for high school transcripts. Pretty soon seniors all over the country are going […]
Have you received your Christian School 2015 catalog? Not yet? Well, we hope you won’t get too upset if we highlight four things from the new catalog. Honestly, we’re pretty excited about the projects God has helped us accomplish so that we can better serve you. If you don’t like spoilers, we suggest that you […]
This is the third post in our college-planning series. Check out the previous posts—about choosing a major and saving for your college expenses—if you haven’t read them already. And come back next week for the last post in this series. Got your resources all lined up? The next step for getting your college financial plan […]
Last week, we focused on how to choose a major. Today’s post is the first of two posts that focus on the financial aspect of a college education. We hope that you enjoy it and that you come back next week for the second part! As you near high school graduation, hopefully you’re seeking God’s […]