12 Fabulous Books to Read in 8th Grade: Our Homeschool Booklist

A fabulous booklist for 8th grade should include a variety of titles so your middle school child will encounter various time periods, genres, character types, and themes. Middle school is a great time to begin to explore Young Adult titles, but you don’t have to stop including great literature in the children’s category. There are …

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8 Fantastic Books for your Middle School Book Club

Our Middle School book club has planned a new school year of reading and we are so excited about the list of books we selected for the 2020-2021 school year. Middle school is such a fun age to begin dabbling in young adult literature while also enjoying a few good children’s titles. Our list includes …

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Water Games to Play with Friends While Social Distancing this Summer

This summer of social distancing has certainly made things tricky when it comes to our kids having fun with their friends. Kids aren’t content to sit around in a circle and talk for a few hours, but activities and games can get out of control quickly when the kids start moving around. So when it …

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Creative Poetry Teatime Ideas When You Need a Break from Reading Poetry

Creative Ideas for Poetry Teatime when you need a break from poetry.

Our family enjoys a good poetry teatime as much as any homeschool family. Gathering for tea and treats while digging into our favorite poetry books has been a regular part of our homeschool lifestyle for years. We love to find creative, fun poetry teatime ideas so we can enjoy this time together each week. But …

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