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Why homeschool?

My answer: because that's what God lead us to do. Being a housewife and a full-time mom has always been a dream of mine since high school. I don't know why God put that desire in my heart but I am forever grateful to Him for allowing me to be the "keeper of my home."… Continue reading Why homeschool?

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Our jam-packed first week

It has been a great first week! We haven't been able to establish any regular study time because we still have jet lag but that only means we study the whole day, whatever time of day. Allyra likes the program so much that one day's worth of lessons is simply not enough for her. The… Continue reading Our jam-packed first week

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Stop, Drop and Roll! Get Low and Go!

When we did the lesson on fire safety at home, I had to get a bit more creative in explaining why the boys in the story had to do what they did during their family's fire drill. Actually, telling her why they had to do a fire drill was a challenge in itself. Anyway, to… Continue reading Stop, Drop and Roll! Get Low and Go!

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Homeschool 101: What you will need

Here are the stuff we are using for our homeschool. Allyra is enrolled at VCIS (Victory Christian International School). She's only 4 years old but since she is a beginning reader, she's now in Kindergarten 2 or Preparatory. The picture above shows the materials from Bob Jones University which is the only one being used… Continue reading Homeschool 101: What you will need