All About frugal homeschooling

10 Math Card Games

It isn’t shocking that math skills are built by repetition. It is also well known facts that we remember having fun and if we are learning at the same time, we remember that too! In…

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Summer Reading Programs

There are numerous studies that show if your kids read over the summer it will keep their brain active and they will do better when they return to school in the fall. So it is…

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CVT: Bird Feeders for All Ages

Home made bird feeders are so much fun!!! And so cheap and easy. I have 3 different sets of bird feeders you can make. Choose based on the age of your child, how much you…

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Aquatic Wonder

We just went to the Monterey Bay Aquarium for a field trip! Did you know that they have free field trips for homeschoolers? A whole bunch of us went together (even though we aren't an…

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Responsibility and Education for a Dollar

I have 4 kids, 3 of which are in school. I needed an easy way to set out lesson plans for them and let them know what they are expected to do. I wanted to…

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Continuing Ed Anyone?

Apparently there are some free online courses in nanotech. Who says I need to put my kids in school to have them taught by some of the best and the brightest? With today's internet there…

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A Great Homeschooling Benefit: A More Creative Halloween!

I made a discovery about a month ago. I realized that my kids were already making cool projects for history that could be used to go with Halloween costumes. I gently suggested that we not…

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Homeschool Myth: Manipulatives

An argument I have heard against homeschooling is lack of materials/manipulatives. I was told that it would cost an arm and a leg to get all the hands on teaching tools I would need to…

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Frugal Homeschooler: Music

For those who are looking for my free music resource list, don't panic. I have now started a new blog and I moved it there. That is where all new Frugal Homeschooler posts will now…

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Frugal Homeschooler:Pumpkins (and JackoLanterns)

I will preface this Frugal Homeschooler with the statement that I am not a real Halloween person. Everything here is more pumpkin aimed but a little Halloween may sneak in through carving;). First, here is…

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