Spring Unit Studies

Spring Unit Studies (& giveaway!) www.hodgepodge.me

Don’t miss the giveaway at the end! We are joining up with Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett for all things spring! I mentioned last week that we’ve been enjoying Spring Surprises with our kindergartener and second grader. A few highlights of our Spring Surprises studies… Listening to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons: Spring during lunch Time lapse […]

Apologia Marine Biology Review

Apologia Marine Biology Studies at the Georgia Aquarium www.thecurriculumchoice.com

I’m sharing a review and giveaway of Apologia’s Marine Biology course for high school at The Curriculum Choice! There are plastic sea creatures in my bathtub – an octopus, several sharks. There are also family passes to the Georgia Aquarium in my wallet. And, thanks to Apologia, we have wonderful textbooks, a multimedia CD and […]

The Many Benefits of Winter Games 2014 Unit Study with Multiple Ages

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We are enjoying Winter Games 2014 unit study by Amanda Bennett now and spreading it out through the February Winter Olympic games. I’ll be sharing more about what we are doing in our homeschool wrap ups and Collage Friday posts. But I can already tell you… This is our third time enjoying an Amanda Bennett […]

Homeschool Programming KidCoder Series Review

Homeschool Programming KidCoder Web Design Review www.hodgepodge.me

It has always been our desire that our children would be proficient at using the computer. Not only that but our goal is an understanding of how the technology we use works – as well as the programming part. ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end! Plus, Hodgepodgedad has a review and giveaway of the […]

Answers in Genesis: History Revealed Review

Answers in Genesis - History Revealed by Diana Waring review www.thecurriculumchoice.com

We have a new resource we are thoroughly enjoying in our homeschool! Of course, we have loved all the resources from Answers in Genesis for many years. But now we are loving History Revealed too. You can also enter to win a History Revealed volume of your choice! Let me tell you, this curriculum speaks […]

For His Own Glory – Easy Sign Language for Little Ones

For His Own Glory Sign Language DVD for Little Ones

I have some very good friends at Crowe’s Nest Media. Two of their DVDs are already favorites in our house. And now they have a third resource that grew from a need. “When our youngest, Andrew, was born, we began looking for a DVD to teach signing, but we wanted one that also taught him […]

Color-By-Number Holiday and ABC Worksheets


I’m sharing about a favorite resource for our youngest two children over at The Curriculum Choice! Color-By-Number Holidays by Lauren Hill at Mama’s Learning Corner has changed up our homeschool morning in a delightful way! “That was fun, Mama! Can I do another one?” (by the boy who is not one to stay long and […]

LEGO® StoryStarter Set Review

LEGO® Education StoryStarter Review www.hodgepodge.me

Don’t miss the $100 LEGO® Education gift certificate giveaway at the end of this review! Perfect for Christmas presents! LEGO® Education StoryStarter set is very easy to use for all our ages and a wonderful introduction to story building, language arts and creativity. Our older middle and high school children also folded into the learning. The […]

Apologia Swimming Creatures of the Fifth Day Resources

Apologia Zoology 2 Swimming Creatures of the Fifth Day Review www.thecurriculumchoice.com

When it came time to choose a science course for our high schoolers, we thought, “Why not marine biology?” And why not make a family study of it? And so we did. For our elementary ages we are enjoying Exploring Creation with Zoology 2: Swimming Creature of the Fifth Day. We gathered resources and have […]

LEGO® Education WeDo Robotics Review

LEGO® Education WeDo Robotics Review www.hodgepodge.me #legolearning

Don’t miss the LEGO® Education bricks set giveaway at the end! Build and create with a LEGO Education set and the computer? We knew we’d like it. And the more we experimented, the more we learned, the more we enjoyed! LEGO® Education WeDo Robotics is very easy to use for all our ages and a […]

Homeschool Marine Biology for Multiple Ages

Marine Biology Studies for Multiple Ages at www.hodgepodge.me

We are embarking on a new adventure together. We are formally studying marine biology in our homeschool. I say formally because our studies will count for high school credit for our eldest two. And we have many wonderful resources we will purposefully be using. See, we’ve long loved all things marine biology, aquatic and beach […]

Review: Well Planned Day High School Planners

Well Planned Day High School 4 Year Planner and High School Planner Reviews at www.hodgepodge.me #homeschool

Just last week I shared about our family homeschool planning meeting. With high schoolers I feel this is especially important. The Well Planned Day planners play a major role in our writing down of assignments and overall accountability. Today I am telling you all about the four year high school planners we use with our […]