a review of cathy duffy's 102 top picks for homeschool curriculum, learn with emily dot com

A Review of Cathy Duffy’s 102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum

As parents enter the homeschooling world, they may wonder where to begin. Although they may not know the requirements for their local area (CLICK HERE to read about how to find out this information), they know that they need to select and buy curriculum. There are a lot of curriculum choices available and it can […]

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An overview of elementary level typing for children, learn with emily dot com

An Overview of Elementary Level Typing for Children

In today’s technologically advanced world, typing is a skill a child will need to be a successful in education and most careers. Back in my own educational experience, typing skills were an optional course first offered in junior high school. Anyone else remember a room full of typewriters? In today’s world, young children are exposed […]

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2018-2019 Elementary Level Homeschool Curriculum Picks for pre-k, k, 2nd, 4th, and 5th grades. Many picks appropriate for neurotypical children and level 1 autistic children. Learn with emily dot com.

2018-2019 Elementary Level Homeschool Curriculum Picks

It is that time of year. Summer is the perfect time to think about what worked and didn’t work the previous school year and make changes as needed. I love reading about what other bloggers select for their children in hopes of coming across a great curriculum I haven’t heard of or tried before. So, […]

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How to make your own Edmark style learning activities

How to Create Edmark Style Learning Activities

Edmark is a reading program that teaches children to read whole words. CLICK HERE to read my review of the Edmark reading program. Although I highly recommend Edmark and have used the program to teach children to read for more than 20 years. the cost can be prohibitive to homeschoolers or parents trying to supplement […]

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homeschool math assessment options learn with emily dot com

Homeschool Math Assessment Options

When teaching children, it is important to regularly assess their skills to determine if the child understands the concepts being taught and practiced. As many math skills build on previous learning, any deficits will result in difficulty learning more complex concepts and procedures. Although school districts complete standardized testing to determine overall effectiveness of programs, […]

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