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Homeschool Together Podcast

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A working mom and a stay at home dad help you navigate the complex and dynamic world of secular homeschooling with a focus on early learners and gameschooling.

A working mom and a stay at home dad help you navigate the complex and dynamic world of secular homeschooling with a focus on early learners and gameschooling.

Location:

United States

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A working mom and a stay at home dad help you navigate the complex and dynamic world of secular homeschooling with a focus on early learners and gameschooling.

Language:

English

Contact:

4257809207


Episodes

Episode 266: Short Bite - Point Salad

12/8/2022
This week we talk about the wonderful card drafting veggie game, Point Salad! It's time to play with your food! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Point Salad - https://amzn.to/3EHucJz Game Nerdz - https://www.gamenerdz.com/ Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube:...

Duration:00:11:57

Episode 265: Reading Fluency Strategies

12/5/2022
Every early year’s homeschool is laser-focused on teaching their student to read. We are following curriculums. We are reading to them all the time. But we don’t yet see the reading fluency we hope. In today’s episode, we talk about reading fluency strategies that you can use immediately to drive reading speed and accuracy. Challenges What is Reading Fluency? Repeated Reading Assisted Reading (Choral Reading) Echo Reading Chunking Use of Poems and Songs Use of Plays Touring The World...

Duration:00:51:18

Episode 264: Short Bite - Sleeping Queens 2: The Rescue!

12/1/2022
This week we talk about the sequel to the hit game Sleeping Queens! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Sleeping Queens 2 - https://amzn.to/3GRWZxK Short Bite - Sleeping Queens - https://homeschooltogether.fireside.fm/36 Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube:...

Duration:00:08:48

Episode 263: The Over-Scheduled Homeschooler

11/28/2022
People outside of homeschooling circles often have a vision of homeschoolers who are gathered around the dining room table learning all day. This is rarely the case. Typically we can be just as busy, if not more busy, than traditionally schooled kids. Without the mandated school day to get in the way, we find lots of other ways to fill our time. From clubs, to sports, to enrichment classes and meetups, homeschoolers are often on the go a lot! Today we’ll talk about how to recognize when...

Duration:00:36:27

Episode 262: Special Thank You Episode

11/24/2022
It's Turkey Day, and we wanted to say thanks to you :) Connect with us: Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/homeschooltogether Facebook: https://facebook.com/groups/homeschooltogetherpodcast/ Instagram: https://instagram.com/homeschooltogetherpodcast Twitter: https://twitter.com/hs_together The Gameschool Co-Op: https://www.facebook.com/groups/gameschoolcoop/ Bookshop Shelf:...

Duration:00:03:32

Episode 261: (Encore) Naysayers

11/21/2022
At some point, another person will express a negative opinion about your decision to homeschool your children. Whether it comes from a place of love or it’s a stranger who insists on having input on your parenting decisions, these expressed opinions can be hurtful, frustrating, and occasionally cause us to doubt ourselves. Today we’ll be talking about how to deal with the naysayers! Naysaying opinions come in all shapes and sizes The motivation of Naysayers Is this person someone in your...

Duration:00:55:00

Episode 260: Our Review of Right Start Math Lesson B

11/17/2022
In today's short bite we are reviewing Right Start Math Lesson B. We have just completed this curriculum and we wanted to share our thoughts. Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes 2021 MATH Curriculum Week - Right Start Math Curriculum - https://homeschooltogether.fireside.fm/126 Curriculum Series (Update): RightStart Math -...

Duration:00:19:47

Episode 259: Third Annual Holiday Homeschool Holiday Gift Guide

11/14/2022
If you're looking for that last minute holiday gift we have arrived just in time with our third annual holiday homeschool gift guide! We've got a ton of ideas across a wide range of ages (3-12yo) so you don't want to miss out! Support The Podcast Check out our country resource guides and other fun things: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Consider Leaving Us A Review If you have a quick moment please consider leaving a review on iTunes -...

Duration:00:46:45

Episode 258: Short Bite - Matching Letter

11/10/2022
This week we talk about spelling with Matching Letter! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Matching Letter - https://amzn.to/3sb1j2Q Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/homeschooltogether Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/homeschooltogetherpodcast/...

Duration:00:09:07

Episode 257: Second Annual Holiday Gameschooling Gift Guide with Danielle and Chazz Dabbs

11/7/2022
We're back with the Holiday Gameschooling Gift Guide! We are proud to welcome back Danielle and Chazz Dabbs of Board Game Babies fame. They are board game experts and are here to give us their top holiday gameschooling picks for ages pre-k to 12. You don't want to miss out! Follow Danielle's Game Reviews Find more on Danielle's charitable efforts through her instagram: https://www.instagram.com/boardgamebabies/ Her blog: https://boardgamebabies.wordpress.com/ And her Amazon store:...

Duration:01:22:37

Episode 256: Short Bite - Dino Math Tracks

11/3/2022
This week we talk about traveling back in time to learn our place values with dinosaurs and Dino Math Tracks! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Dino Math Tracks - https://amzn.to/3TyOuuH Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/homeschooltogether Facebook:...

Duration:00:11:05

Episode 255: Our Review of Blossom & Root Nature Study Level 0

10/31/2022
We’ve concluded the Blossom and Root Nature Study and we wanted to share our thoughts on our lovely tour through the world outside our backdoor! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Consider Leaving Us A Review If you have a quick moment please consider leaving a review on iTunes - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/homeschool-together-podcast/id1526685583 Show Notes...

Duration:00:32:02

Episode 254: Short Bite - Trekking the National Parks

10/27/2022
This week we talk about traveling the national with the game, Trekking the National Parks! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Trekking the National Parks - https://amzn.to/3gm69Yh Trekking the World - https://homeschooltogether.fireside.fm/230 Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube:...

Duration:00:12:18

Episode 253: Hybrid Schooling

10/24/2022
Homeschooling today is rarely done completely at home. Many families utilize a co-op, parent partnership program, enrichment classes, or forest school. With all of this learning taking place outside the home, how do we juggle the education we have planned for our kids? Today on the show we’ll be talking about finding the balance with hybrid schooling! The challenge of hybrid schooling Pros and Cons of Schooling Outside the Home How to Find Balance Touring The World Resource Guides Check out...

Duration:00:42:30

Episode 252: Short Bite - Code Crackers

10/20/2022
This week we talk about a game Arial helped fund through a kickstarter. The game is called Code Crackers and is a classic deductive reasoning game stuffed full of math! Great for any early learner! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around-the-world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Boardgame Babies - https://www.instagram.com/boardgamebabies Code Breakers Kickstarter -...

Duration:00:13:17

Episode 251: Our Review of Blossom and Root Space Science

10/17/2022
We’ve concluded the Blossom and Root Space Science Curriculum and we wanted to share our thoughts on our lovely tour through our solar system and beyond! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Consider Leaving Us A Review If you have a quick moment please consider leaving a review on iTunes - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/homeschool-together-podcast/id1526685583...

Duration:00:32:25

Episode 250: Short Bite - Car Art Caddy

10/13/2022
Today on the show we’re going to discuss how we setup our Car Art Caddy. Great for portable creativity! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Car Art Caddy - https://www.ikea.com/us/en/p/mala-portable-drawing-case-red-40459893/ EZDesk Travel Activity Kit - https://amzn.to/3SKA0I1 LEGO Classic Creative Blue Bricks - https://amzn.to/3fVrMy8 Connect with us...

Duration:00:08:02

Episode 249: Create an Art Caddy

10/10/2022
Today on the show we’re going to discuss how we setup our art “caddy” for quick, easy, and portable creativity! Why a caddy? What kind of caddy should you get? What should you include? Ideas Tips Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Consider Leaving Us A Review If you have a quick moment please consider leaving a review on iTunes -...

Duration:00:41:12

Episode 248: Short Bite - Dinosaur Tea Party

10/6/2022
Dust off your worst tea party accents, and make sure you are dressed to impress. Today we are talking about Dinosaur Tea Party! Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Show Notes Dinosaur Tea Party - https://restorationgames.com/dinosaur-tea-party/ Connect with us Website: http://www.homeschool-together.com/ Store: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Youtube:...

Episode 247: Prehistory with Blossom & Root and Build Your Library

10/3/2022
We’ve concluded our Around the World Journey and now we are starting at the very beginning, Prehistory! Today we’ll be detailing our upcoming combination of Blossom & Root Year 3 Science and a Build Your Library Prehistory unit study. Essential parts Why combine? How are these programs laid out? How we’re using this combo Touring The World Resource Guides Check out our country resource guides to help you with your around the world journey: https://gumroad.com/homeschooltogether Consider...

Duration:00:35:55