Save Time and Energy Planning Your Waldorf Language Arts Classes - A Waldorf Journey
There are lots of moving pieces when it comes to your Waldorf language arts curriculum. Sit down and plan it out so you make sure you're covering it all.
Logic of English review
I was so excited to meet Denise Eide at Allume and sit with her at dinner one night! We both share a love and fascination for language and she offered her curriculum, Logic of English, to me to review. This is an extremely comprehensive program and I am very impressed with all the research and...
I Don’t Teach English
I was a real English teacher for over ten years. I have taught 8th grade gifted and ESOL, advanced 9th and 10th graders, and university introduction to writing courses. I don't teach English in my homeschool. I don't use a grammar, literature, or writing curriculum. I realize I'm a bit of a snob...
Cinderella Stories from Around the World
Reading several versions of the same story makes for great discussions! Compare and contrast these Cinderella stories from around the world. #cinderellastories #cinderellastoresfromaroundtheworld #picturebooksforkids #teachwithbooks
Chronicles of Narnia Activities for The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe
Chronicles of Narnia Activities for The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe - Lots of ideas to do with your children as you read the book!
Mo Willems Activities, Crafts and Author Spotlight for Kids
Mo Willems Activities and Crafts for kids! Mo Willems infuses humor kids love with an artistic simplicity that seems deceptively easy in his books.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Printable Activities
Add this fun packet of printables to your Tale of Peter Rabbit week! Activities geared towards Kindergarten-First Graders.
Middle School Short Story Study With O. Henry
Learning about irony, twist endings, and short stories with O. Henry One way to share great literature with your middle-schoolers without a lot of preparation and commitment is to read short stories together. Recently Raven and I have started reading and listening to short stories that are available in the public domain. They are free [...]
The Phantom of the Opera is there... inside our minds - Unschool RULES
Learn about The Phantom of the Opera, including some of the best movie, music and book resources for homeschoolers of all ages.
3000+ FREE Language Arts Worksheets & Games
Kids will have fun practicing English grammar with these fun, engaging, and hands-on langauge arts games and printables for K-6th graders.
American Authors in the Nineteenth Century: Whitman, Dickinson, Longfellow, Stowe, and Poe | PBS LearningMedia
This primary source set showcases five prominent American authors and includes examples of the different media that promoted, and sometimes significantly altered, their public images and literary works. Looking at these primary sources provides an opportunity to explore both the authors’ literary texts and the ways in which those works, and the authors themselves, were portrayed in the media at the time of their renown.