Roadschool Organization

Roadschool organization on your mind? I have one number and two words for you. 3-Ring Binder I’ll admit to buying all kinds of crazy notions over the years to organize all kinds of everything. I am a gadget girl. I use all kinds of creations. Yep, I copycat all kinds of must-have organizational systems from {Read More…}

5 R’s to Ease Back Into Roadschool After a Break

Roadschool after a break can be a little stressful if I’m not in the right mindset. As much as I thoroughly enjoy the total intentional family time of the holidays or planned downtime, I also look forward to a new day or even a new year. We make it our objective to homeschool year round and {Read More…}

Must Have Math Manipulatives

Our gang is rolling out the math facts this week with our latest find for the Roadschool 101 crew. I found these double dice a few months ago but just recently introduced them to my roadschoolers. All four kiddos (ages 5 through 12) love them! So far, we have used the dice very basically to {Read More…}

Another Fall Project for Keeping Little Hands Busy

I’m excited to pass this link on to you from Cathy Leo. She has all kinds of fun little projects from her crafty closet over at My Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries. Read on for a fun flower painting project for all ages. Mum’s the Word – Fall Art Project  

Memorizing Multiplication Facts? Yes!

Call me old school. Call me crazy. Call me whatever you want. But, you can’t say I don’t know my times tables.  When I was in third-grade, my teacher made us memorize our multiplication facts. Thank you, Mrs. Lucas! The foundation that was laid during my third grade year, specifically in mathematics, was priceless for {Read More…}

Minecraft for Roadschool? Yes!!

A few months ago, I discovered When You Rise Up and the awesome classes available there. My boys, 10 & 12, have recently completed the Exploring Geometry (live) class and couldn’t be more thrilled with this new addition to their roadschool experience. Each has already checked out the other classes available through this great resource and have {Read More…}

Roadschool 101: Bird’s Eye View

We are into our second year of roadschool in our rig and we have had several awesome learning experiences on the road. But, today, Roadschool 101 in our rig has made history. By far, today’s learning road trip tops the list of our epic learning adventures on the road. A few weeks ago, we realized {Read More…}

New Month, New Word

This roadschool mom has been on holiday break for a good three weeks. I love the flexibility that homeschooling provides. Even though I originally planned on keeping on the homeschool track through most of December, I found that my roadschool crew was ready for a change. We finished up our chapters, units, and books that {Read More…}

5 Must Have Roadschool Rules

The biggest rule for successful roadschooling is simple: There are no rules. However,while pondering the things I wish I had known when I started roadschooling my kids, these are the five must have rules I wish I had known in the beginning. Explore. Observe every inch of the the outdoors around you. Climbing mountains and {Read More…}

Keeping Busy Hands Busy

In my earlier post I mentioned that we’ll be going back to an organized schedule of learning this week. One of the challenges that I face in our homeschool/roadschool is keeping my pre-K monkey busy. She definitely has busy hands to match her racing mind. She wants to do everything the big kids do, so {Read More…}

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