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The Homeschool Sanity Show

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Homeschool encouragement and podcast

Homeschool encouragement and podcast

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United States

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Homeschool encouragement and podcast

Language:

English


Episodes

How To Manage Homeschool Mistakes

4/13/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! I’ve been thinking a lot about mistakes in homeschooling. One reason I have is because I’ve been talking with homeschooling moms at the Great Homeschool Conventions. They’ve been asking me about their mistakes. Another reason I’ve been thinking about mistakes this because I see the end of my homeschooling years on the horizon. […] The post How To Manage Homeschool Mistakes appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:04

Unschooling To Prepare Teens for Life

3/30/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! Do you have teens or will you soon? When you are homeschooling teenagers, the day they leave your home looms large. Whether they plan to attend college, begin working, or start their own business, you want to give them the best preparation possible. My guest today is going to help us prepare our […] The post Unschooling To Prepare Teens for Life appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:40:02

Rethinking The Homeschool Dream

3/23/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! My idea of the dream homeschool life has changed since I began teaching my kids more than 20 years ago. And I couldn’t be happier about it. One of the moms in Homeschool Sanity Circle on Facebook asked a related question that prompted me to do this episode. What is the homeschool dream […] The post Rethinking The Homeschool Dream appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:13

What To Teach Kids About Dealing With Difficult People

3/9/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! One of the things I love about homeschooling is the opportunity to teach my kids things they wouldn’t learn in a traditional school. For example, I’ve done an episode on how to teach kids to respond to others who are hurting or grieving. Today, I’m going to talk about how to help kids […] The post What To Teach Kids About Dealing With Difficult People appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:24

How Personality Can Change Your Homeschool

2/16/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! I used to think my husband and kids were trying to drive me crazy. That’s before I understood personalities. You would think as a psychologist that I would know better, but I didn’t. In this episode, I’m going to explain basic concepts of personality that can transform your homeschool and your other relationships, […] The post How Personality Can Change Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:52

How To Use Finance As A Teaching Tool

2/9/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! I’m passionate about teaching my kids about finances. I believe it’s a critical life skill and one that I didn’t personally have a good education in. Sponsor Before I introduce my guest for today’s interview, I want to thank my sponsor for this episode, CTC Math. CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a […] The post How To Use Finance As A Teaching Tool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:49:20

How To Turn COVID-Schooling Into True Homeschooling

1/19/2021
If you are one of millions of parents who has had to supervise your child’s education because of the pandemic, this podcast episode is for you. Or, if you know a COVID-schooler, I hope you will share this episode with them. I have heard from a number of COVID-schoolers in my groups on Facebook. While […] The post How To Turn COVID-Schooling Into True Homeschooling appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:14:58

How To Teach Kids To Share Their Faith

1/12/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! As a Christian homeschooler, teaching my kids the Bible, character, and apologetics is of utmost importance to me. But one area of teaching the faith was challenging for me. How could I teach my kids to fulfill the Great Commission and share their faith with others? I haven’t come across a great curriculum […] The post How To Teach Kids To Share Their Faith appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:47:43

How to Manage Teen Screen Time

1/5/2021
Hey, homeschoolers! Someone in The Homeschool Sanity Circle group on Facebook asked about phones and screen time for teens. After I shared my experience, I was asked if I could share more. I agreed to do a podcast on the topic. Sponsor Before we dive in, I want to thank my sponsor for this episode: […] The post How to Manage Teen Screen Time appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:19

Motivation Myths That Hinder Your Homeschool

11/24/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! After 21 years of homeschooling, I know that motivation runs high at the beginning of the year. But it doesn’t take many weeks before that initial enthusiasm starts to cool. You begin looking forward to Christmas break sooner than you thought you would. We realize that we need to use some motivational tricks […] The post Motivation Myths That Hinder Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:09

Help For Distracted And Struggling Readers

11/17/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! I interviewed Carol Barnier my first year doing The Homeschool Sanity Show and it was a privilege for me. I had heard her speak at conferences and had read her books and loved what she had to say. Carol is not only hilarious but is so wise in helping distracted students and moms. […] The post Help For Distracted And Struggling Readers appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:41:49

How To Level Up Your Gratitude

11/12/2020
Hey, homescoolers! I’ve written and spoken about gratitude a lot because it’s important. God’s Word reminds us to give thanks 173 times. Giving thanks is the Lord’s admonition to His people, but even secular leaders recognize the benefits of expressing gratitude. Gratitude journals are all the rage. But I had an experience recently that helped […] The post How To Level Up Your Gratitude appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:11:50

Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Your Child’s Writing

10/20/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! After reading, I’ve found that homeschooling parents are most concerned about their children’s writing ability. I understand that. As a writer and homeschool mom, I wanted my children to be excellent writers. When they weren’t, I was worried. But in this episode, I’m going to give you three reasons not to worry about […] The post Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Your Child’s Writing appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:14:31

How to Overcome Homeschool Distractions

10/13/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! One of the biggest challenges we face in homeschooling and life is distraction. There are many obstacles in the path to focusing on what really matters. And ignoring them is quite a challenge. But it’s possible! That’s what I want to share with you in this episode. Before I do, I want to […] The post How to Overcome Homeschool Distractions appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:12:05

What Every Homeschooler Needs To Know About Science

10/6/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! Science has been in the news a lot lately. And misunderstanding about science has me taking action this week. You may not know that my education and even my training as a psychologist centered much more on doing and analyzing research then it did on clinical practice. In fact, my job in graduate […] The post What Every Homeschooler Needs To Know About Science appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:59

How to Use Personality to Overcome Procrastination In Your Homeschool

9/22/2020
Hey homeschoolers! Perfectionism is an obstacle to getting more done and certainly to enjoying your homeschooling. In today’s episode, I will discuss how understanding your own and your kids’ personality can help you get past perfectionism and on to enjoying your homeschool journey again. Before I dive in, I want to encourage you to follow […] The post How to Use Personality to Overcome Procrastination In Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:12:50

How To Create Margin In Your Homeschool

9/15/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! I have learned a lot in this busy season. Homeschooling is more popular than ever. That means that business has been booming for me. That’s a good thing! But it has presented me with new time management challenges. What I’ve learned is that I need margin. That’s what I want to discuss in […] The post How To Create Margin In Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:13:21

More Homeschool Curriculum Sanity

9/8/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! Last time I shared how you can find curriulum for homeschool sanity. This week, I have an amazing resource for you. I interview Heather Bowen of HomeschoolCurriculumFair.com. Before I share the interview, I want to let you know that the audiobook version of Protostar, Grammar Galaxy Volume 2 is now available. Response to […] The post More Homeschool Curriculum Sanity appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:43

How To Choose Curriculum For Homeschool Sanity

8/25/2020
Hey homeschoolers! Few things cause homeschoolers as much anxiety as choosing curriculum. I understand that. Curriculum can cost us a lot of time and money, and it can be frightening to make the wrong choice. I created a tool to help you in The Organized Homeschool Life book and planner. The Curriculum Challenge includes a […] The post How To Choose Curriculum For Homeschool Sanity appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:20

How To Keep Relationships The Focus Of Your Homeschool

8/18/2020
Hey homeschoolers! As beginning homeschoolers, we tend to be way more focused on our homeschool space and curriculum then we are on relationships. But just as engaged couples should be focused more on the marriage then the wedding, we have to be intentional about developing our relationships. That’s what I will cover in this episode […] The post How To Keep Relationships The Focus Of Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:14:33