Preschool Homeschool Curriculum Comparison

To Preschool or Not to Preschool... There is a wide range of opinions in the homeschool world about whether or not to "do preschool" with our children. Charlotte Mason purists will hold to the idea that under age 6 should be a "quiet growing time" and that no formal lessons should begin until age 6.… Continue reading Preschool Homeschool Curriculum Comparison

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Preschool Supplies & Resources by Learning Category

Another Supply List?? Up until now I have resisted putting up a supply list on my blog because I did not think it would be helpful to re-invent the wheel. There are a ton of great preschool supply lists out there already -- I personally started with The Peaceful Preschool supply list since that was… Continue reading Preschool Supplies & Resources by Learning Category


Geography & Culture Studies

How We Do Culture Studies UPDATE JULY 2019: I originally wrote this post for Preschool but everything here still fits perfectly for Kindergarten. We explore countries other than our own using the following resources and activities, which I will detail below: Living Books Letters From Afar Map Work (Geography) Age-Appropriate Nonfiction Resources Classic Stories &… Continue reading Geography & Culture Studies


A Charlotte Mason Inspired Preschool Daily Rhythm

Our Preschool Curriculum In May 2017 we started our preschool at home with The Peaceful Preschool plus additional activities based on my children's interests and seasonal changes in the natural world. I have mainly been "doing school" with my now-4 1/2-year-old and including my youngest (just now 3) to the degree that she is interested. It's… Continue reading A Charlotte Mason Inspired Preschool Daily Rhythm


Animals in Winter Unit Resources

Overview For an Advent devotional this year my husband and I read All Creation Waits by Gayle Boss, which provides a lovely and meaningful glimpse into the natural world in winter. I also adore the book Nature All Year Long by Clare Walker Leslie -- she spends January looking at animal adaptation & hibernation in… Continue reading Animals in Winter Unit Resources