Homeschooling

How to Make an Epsom Salt Crystal Ornament

How to Make an Epsom Salt Crystal Ornament

12_Homeschool_Geography_ExplorationsAstound your children by turning a pipe cleaner into a delicate crystalline decoration! This craft is easy to accomplish with minimal mess. Enjoy it as a simple handicraft project or take it a step further and learn some of the science behind the activity. This particular tutorial uses a star shape, but of course, you can form the ornament into whatever shape you’d like for any holiday or just everyday crafting!

Read more

How to Handle Math Mistakes

How to Handle Math Mistakes

How to Handle Math Mistakes

Nicole the Math Lady has a unique approach to math mistakes: When errors happen, instead of feeling like a failure, accept mistakes as part of the learning process. Teach your kids not to be perfect math problem solvers but perfect math fixers. Nicole explains how she uses her own bloopers to encourage kids to embrace imperfection and keep trying.

Read more

Math Is More Than Formulas and Numbers

Math Is More Than Formulas and Numbers

Math Is More Than Formulas and Numbers

Past math trauma or thinking you're not good at math will impact how you approach math in your homeschool. If math is a weak spot for you, tune into this episode with special guest Nicole Thomas of Nicole the Math Lady.

Nicole encourages us to stop thinking about math solely in terms of numbers, formulas, and processes but to turn it into challenges that actually relate to something you're interested in—like how many more Pringles you could fit into a can.

Read more

1 2 3 4 5 ... 39 Next Page