Middle School Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Middle School Curriculum Choices at Hodgepodge - favorites from all our years homeschooling!

Our middle school girl is a busy, kinesthetic learner who loves to craft. She loves to make things. Do things. Move. Participate. Give her a display board for a biography report. Let her make a salt dough map. She loves to color while I read. Crafts, creations, busy. That’s her. You may remember a couple of […]

Elementary Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Elementary Homeschool Curriculum Choices at Hodgepodge

Many a time I have found myself pausing and being thankful that the younger two that make up our elementary homeschool are so close in age. Almost exactly two years apart with the same birthday month. They are buddies and they cheer each other on in their learning. Older sister coaches reading. Younger brother waits […]

Preschool and Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum Choices

Preschool and Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum Choices www.hodgepodge.me

In years past, I have always shared details of our preschool and kindergarten curriculum choices here at Hodgepodge. Now that we’ve had much practice with children in preschool, elementary, middle and high school all at once, I felt it was time to make a permanent spot for all our favorite homeschool curricula. One place that […]

Homeschooling Multiple Ages: Curriculum Choices

Hodgepodge #Homeschool Curricula for Multiple Ages www.hodgepodge.me

This last week I’ve shared our curriculum choices for 2013-2014 from kindergarten to high school. If you missed any of our individual plans, you can find a list at the bottom of this post. Because of that age range, we do many of our subjects and learning all together. Layers and levels  – lasagna learning. […]

Homeschooling High School: Curriculum, Organization, Planning

Homeschooling High School Curriculum Choices and Organization at www.hodgepodge.me

This past week I have shared the span from kindergarten to middle school – our curriculum choices for 2013-2014. Today we reach high school and in my next post I’ll share the resources we use with all our ages – together. This is the year we have two high schoolers – 9th grade Eldest Boy […]

6th Grade Homeschool: Curriculum Choices

6th Grade #Homeschool Curriculum Choices at www.hodgepodge.me

Over this week I am sharing our curriculum choices for 2013-2014. Our Middle Girl is now officially a middle schooler! Today I share all the resources for this busy, kinesthetic learner. You may remember last year I shared about the organization we put in place with her in mind. Take a peek at the baskets […]

Homeschool Second Grade: Curriculum Choices 2013-2014

Second Grade Homeschool Curriculum Choices at Hodgepodge

Over the next week I am sharing our curriculum choices for 2013-2014. Yes, here at the second grade desk… As I said yesterday, rest assured I am still in the planning stages, but we pretty much have a handle on what resources we’ll be using – based on experience. My Littlest Girl is a rising […]

Hodgepodge Curricula 2012-2013

Hodgepodge Curricula 2012-2013

Our Homeschool Curricula 2012-2013 Over the last several days I have been sharing our plans for each of our children. Each grade plan plus the tools for teaching the skills and knowledge we desire for them. Using our Hodgepodge Homeschool Method, we pray they will grow in the knowledge and wisdom of the Lord. So, […]

Homeschooling High School at Hodgepodge

Homeschooling High School

My eldest two children are just 20 months apart in age. So, quite naturally they do many of their studies together. They are only officially a grade apart. For the 2012-13 year, they are my 8th and 9th graders. It was a few really busy years when they were both so little. But I’ve always […]

Fifth Grade Kinesthetic Learner: Curriculum and Organization

5th Grade Curriculum and Organization

I’ve talked before about how this is a big year for each of our children. I shared our plans for preschool and first grade yesterday. Tomorrow is for my 8th and 9th graders. Today we focus in on my Middle Girl. Fifth grade. Upper elementary. Last year before middle school. Transitioning to dialectic. That’s big. […]

Preschool to First Grade Curriculum and Organization

Hodgepodge Preschool to First Grade

A dear reader asked, “Hi Tricia! Which curriculum you are using this new school year for your little ones?” How did she know I was formulating a series leading up to our Hodgepodge Curricula 2012-2013? There are just too many great resources for our age range of children to put them all in one post. […]

Hodgepodge Curricula 2010-2011

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2010-2011: 7th, 6th and 3rd grades plus two preschoolers Tapestry of Grace Year 4 “From Teddy Roosevelt to Sept 11th” everyone participates in this unit study approach which includes History, Writing, Vocabulary, Geography, Bible, Worldview, Arts and Activities, Literature and Music. We use workboxes with Tapestry. Read about how I am the Tapestry cheerleader here […]