Field Trip Tips
There are many ways to do field trips. Our recent field trip to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth,Read more.
Wooing Co-op Partners
You have decided to use KONOS to teach your children…… because you believe KONOS methods will grow the size ofRead more.
1001 Ways to Do KONOS: Jessica’s Quasi Co-oping
It is August. Organizing time to set up your school year on all fronts. First, clean out your school room….alwaysRead more.
Choosing Curriculum Step 4: Comparing Curriculum with Jessica’s Chart
Finally, Jessica’s Curriculum Evaluation Form has arrived. WARNING! As I talk about the chart, know I am tainted by myRead more.
TEACH July 4th
The 4th of July is a special celebration of freedom we enjoy in this great nation. Talk to your kidsRead more.
Choosing Curriculum Step 3: Assessing Yourself , Where You Are & What Help You Need
The next step in choosing curriculum is to assess the teacher/mom and where you are in your life…because some yearsRead more.
Choosing Curriculum Step 2: Assessing Your Child
When choosing curriculum most parents are OBSESSED with fallacious indicators such as… the opinions of other homeschoolers about what curriculumRead more.
Choosing Curriculum: Step 1 Establishing Education Philosophy
It is curriculum choosing time!!! Augh!! Homeschool curriculum book fairs with all the competing curricula hawking their wares can beRead more.
When You CANNOT FIND Library Books……
1st, attempt to locate the books and videos on the suggested reading list from KONOS. 2nd, if youRead more.
Teaching Everyone Together…..So Much Easier!
KONOS is perfect for building families, because the bulk of the activities are done together. It is sooooooo natural. TheRead more.
Moms’ 3 “Gits”(that’s Texan for Get)… Before Kids Awaken
I have 3 rules that sustained me as a homeschooling mom. If I actually did these in this order whenRead more.
KONOS and KONOS-ing WORKS!
I learned from my first teaching assignment in the Dallas projects with no books EVERYTHING had to be HANDS-ON. IfRead more.
KONOS-ing…..builds Bigger Brains
The first scientific proof of brain neuroplasticity came in the 1960’s and it shattered the scientific consensus that your brainRead more.
True Education…is NOT Regurgitation
As a successful product of public school, I am often asked, “Why did you choose homeschool?” True, I was aRead more.