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The Best Books to Easily Introduce your Kids to Shakespeare

Find all of the best Shakespeare Books for kids

Yes! Believe it or not, Shakespeare is for kids! And one great way to introduce your kids to Shakespeare is to introduce them to his life and works. Books are a wonderful way to introduce your children to this famous playwright in fun and creative ways. Then when you are ready, I also plenty of …

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Creative Writing for Teens: The Six-Word Memoir Challenge

Challenge your teen to write a six-word memoir each day.

Sometimes I stumble upon an idea or story that sparks a creative teaching idea to use with my homeschool writing students. The story of Ernest Hemingway’s six-word memoir was one of those stories that lead to a memorable and fun creative writing project for the teens. As soon as I read the story of the …

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How We Use Curiosity Stream in Our Homeschool

Enjoying Curiosity Stream on their tablets.

There are plenty of places to find documentaries online, but you won’t find a service that gives you as much bang for your buck as Curiosity Stream. For under $20, Curiosity Stream offers access to thousands of documentaries for a full year. You’ll find documentaries about science, technology, nature, history, and more. The programs are …

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