Start Here for Whole Life Homeschooling
If you are looking for help with either starting homeschooling, or looking for ways to make your homeschool fit your family then this is a great place to start.
I believe homeschooling is an extension of our parenting role – an opportunity to teach and train the whole child: their spiritual, moral, emotional, social, intellectual and physical.
Homeschooling brought such fun and opportunity to our family – I’d love to share the journey with you.
Discipleship is passing on of values,
one generation to the next.
Discipleship Approach – A discipleship approach to homeschool creates a whole-life focus where we teach, train, guide and help our kids to grow in every aspect of their life.
Key Articles if you are Starting Homeschool: Starting to homeschool can be an overwhelming time – here are key articles to help you on your way.
A Homeschool Scope and Sequence for the Whole Child: The scope and sequence tells you what you will cover and when in your homeschool. As a discipleship homeschool it needs to reflect the whole-life approach.
Working with a Discipleship Scope and Sequence: When we use a discipleship scope and sequence for our homeschool our planning lessons and studying will look different than at school.
Choosing Curriculum for Discipleship Homeschool: Once you decide to homeschool you want to choose curriculum – but make sure it fits your whole goals to teach and train your children with a heart focus.
Yes you can Homeschool Highschool: Once you decide to homeschool you want to choose curriculum – but make sure it fits your whole goals to teach and train your children with a heart focus.
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Do you check and approve all the books your children read – before they read them? This is one of those parenting things that I read about people doing, I know it is a good idea but I simply can’t keep up. As a parent you get very excited when little Johnny starts to...read more
Our homes, unless we are very deliberate about it, are easily swept up in the fast-pace lifestyle of modern living. We have every modern time saving convenience and yet we rush rush rush, running out of time regardless of what activity we are engaged in. When we see...read more
There are times in our homeschooling journey where mum get’s tired, not just the tired from a need of sleep but a bone-weary, lost my joy weary. This happens in every profession, every career. But the answer isn’t always about changing our job – as a homeschool mum...read more
Over the last 6 months or so I have been organising a Mum Heart Conference on the western side of Australia. Those who have been here with me at Live life with your Kids for a while, know that I have supported the Mum Heart conferences over east since they began in...read more
The idea that children are persons is one of the first principles that Charlotte Mason lays out in her writings. We need to consider this concept, not because Charlotte Mason said it, but because it is a scriptural truth. God knew each one of us before the foundations...read more
Even when we try and reduce our busyness and stay at home more we still find ourselves in the car often. This time can be wasted time or it can be used to our fullest advantage. When Peter and I were engaged I had yet to meet his folks so we took an all day drive up...read more