Category Archives: Homeschool – Foreign Language

Tackling Education Goals – by Using Amazon and the Library

I’m incredibly lucky – I live in a metropolitan area with an unbeatable library system – the Mid-Continent Public Library. What can’t be found at the library (very little) can usually be found through the inter-library loaning program from any … Continue reading

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Mid-Continent Teams Up With Mango Languages

Which language should I or my child learn? This question bothered me for a while. In high school I chose to study French – partly because it sounded so deliciously foreign, and most importantly, my parents thought I should learn … Continue reading

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Spanish Lessons

It’s funny how homeschooling changes my perspective. When I was in college finalizing my requirements for my Associate’s degree I put off the Foreign Language classes as long as possible. I’m just not good at foreign languages, I told myself, … Continue reading

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Homeschooling My Child, While Educating Myself

The anticipation and waiting were finally over. On my desk sat two Pimsleur language learning programs – one was Spanish and the other was Mandarin.I suddenly felt quite nervous. Which one should I learn first? Which would be easiest or … Continue reading

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Starting Off Homeschool With 7 Days at the Y

The seven-day family pass to the YMCA that Emily earned during the Summer Reading Program is coming in handy. I had the brilliant idea of using it to kick off our first official week of homeschooling. Due to our destitute … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up Our Kindergarten Curriculum – Adding in All of the Miscellany

The big subjects are all out of the way. If you have missed any, feel free to click on the links below and review my previous entries: Kindergarten – Language Arts Kindergarten – Mathematics Kindergarten – History & Geography Kindergarten … Continue reading

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