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Your prescription for happier, healthier homeschooling with Christian psychologist and veteran homeschooling mother of six, Dr. Melanie Wilson, who interviews experts on the issues that drive you crazy.

Your prescription for happier, healthier homeschooling with Christian psychologist and veteran homeschooling mother of six, Dr. Melanie Wilson, who interviews experts on the issues that drive you crazy.
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Your prescription for happier, healthier homeschooling with Christian psychologist and veteran homeschooling mother of six, Dr. Melanie Wilson, who interviews experts on the issues that drive you crazy.

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English


Episodes

How To Deal With A Homeschool Dawdler

7/16/2019
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Hey homeschoolers! I frequently hear from homeschooling parents about a dawdling student who takes all of their time because he or she won’t finish schoolwork. I’m going to give you my response to this problem in just a minute. Grammar Galaxy is Perfect for Dawdlers But first I would love to have you try Grammar […] The post How To Deal With A Homeschool Dawdler appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:10:47

Trusting God With Your Marriage And Single Parenting

7/2/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! This week we are back to the Trust Project. I hope you are benefitting from this project as much as I am. This month our focus is on trusting God with our marriage or with single parenting. The Organized Homeschool Life Planner Before we dive in, if you’re a homeschool parent, I invite […] The post Trusting God With Your Marriage And Single Parenting appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:47

How to Trust God With Your Kids

6/11/2019
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If you have been engaged in the Trust Project with me, you’ll love this month’s focus: kids. I made a mistake and said that marriage was our focus for June and it’s not. That will be our focus for July. I am so thankful for the grace you give me for all of my foibles. […] The post How to Trust God With Your Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:11:47

CSI Science for Middle and High Schoolers

6/4/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I met Scott Moening at the Great Homeschool Convention in Cincinatti and am I ever glad! I learned about his company’s forensic science curriculum that I will be using with my 8th grader and two high schoolers next year. My kids are excited about learning what I’m calling CSI science. If you have […] The post CSI Science for Middle and High Schoolers appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:24:12

Easy Ways To Teach Vocabulary

5/21/2019
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Hey homeschoolers! Does your child have a good vocabulary? If you aren’t confident of that, you’ll want to listen to this episode where I will explain why our children’s vocabularies are vitally important. I’ll also give you some simple strategies for improving their vocabulary. That’s next. But first I’d like to thank my sponsor, BookShark. […] The post Easy Ways To Teach Vocabulary appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:19:31

A Sane Approach To Homeschool Screen Time

5/16/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! Do you have concerns about your kids’ screen time? If so, you’re like me and many homeschooling parents who have been forced to deal with a new digital reality. We’ll dive into the topic of developing a sane approach to homeschool screen time in just a moment. [button link=”http://ultimateradioshow.com/screentime” type=”big” color=”orange” newwindow=”yes”] Listen […] The post A Sane Approach To Homeschool Screen Time appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast...

Duration:00:32:51

What Mastery Curriculum Is And Why You Should Include It In Your Homeschool

5/14/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! This week I want to talk about mastery curriculum–what it is and why I think you should include it in your homeschool. But first, I’d like to thank my sponsor for this episode: BookShark. Podcast Sponsor BookShark homeschool curriculum is literature-based, 4-day, and faith-neutral. Amber Reed Davis, a busy homeschool mom, says, “We […] The post What Mastery Curriculum Is And Why You Should Include It In Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast...

Duration:00:17:52

The Trust Project: Health And Safety

4/30/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I am replacing today’s originally scheduled topic with one I think is of the utmost importance. Today I want to share with you about what I believe is the biggest and best project of my life and how you can join me. I recently finished the audiobook The Miracle Equation by Hal Elrod. […] The post The Trust Project: Health And Safety appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:10

Is It Time For Your Dream, Mom?

4/16/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! For years I wrestled with whether or not I should pursue the dreams I have apart from homeschooling and parenting. I know that’s a struggle for many of my listeners too. That’s why I wanted Karla Marie Williams, author of the new book Mom-Spiration to join me for the podcast. Sponsor Before I […] The post Is It Time For Your Dream, Mom? appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:41:27

How to Teach Kids to Comfort Others

4/9/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I had a different topic scheduled for this week, but then one of those unexpected crises hit my family. I was driving home from the Great Homeschool Convention in Greenville, South Carolina, when my husband called. The right side of his body had suddenly gone numb. He was exhibiting at a librarian’s conference […] The post How to Teach Kids to Comfort Others appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:12:38

How to Homeschool Bravely with Jamie Erickson

4/2/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! Are you worried that you’re not doing this homeschooling thing right? If that’s you, and I know that’s the case for many of my listeners, you’ll love my guest’s perspective on this topic in just a bit. Sponsor But first, I’d like to thank our sponsor for this episode: Time4Learning. Time 4 Learning […] The post How to Homeschool Bravely with Jamie Erickson appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:35:15

Making the Most of Your Homeschooled High School Years

3/19/2019
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Hey homeschoolers! This is an unusual episode of The Homeschool Sanity Show because my guest and I are going to be speaking primarily to homeschool high school students. If you have a high schooler or even better, a soon-to-be high schooler, have them join you in listening! But first, I would love to have you […] The post Making the Most of Your Homeschooled High School Years appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:24:22

How to Help Your Homeschooler Transition to Middle and High School

3/12/2019
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Hey homeschoolers! The homeschooling parents I talk with are most likely to get panicky when the middle and high school years aren’t far off. My discussion today will put your minds at ease. Let’s Connect But first, I would love to have you follow me on Instagram at Psychowith6. I have recently begun sharing inspirational […] The post How to Help Your Homeschooler Transition to Middle and High School appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:41:11

Get Dressed for Homeschool Success

3/5/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I am so excited about this episode. We aren’t going to talk parenting or academics. We’re going to talk about you. You are so important to your homeschool. You may think I’m going to talk about you getting enough sleep, the right nutrition, and exercise–and all those things are important. But today my […] The post Get Dressed for Homeschool Success appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:34:36

Homeschool Gone Wild: A Fresh Look at Unschooling

2/5/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I’ve done a lot of reading on unschooling and I’ve experimented with it in the afternoons with my kids over the years. But I was forced to take a fresh look at unschooling when I read the book, Homeschool Gone Wild. I invited the author, Karla Marie Williams, to be a guest on […] The post Homeschool Gone Wild: A Fresh Look at Unschooling appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:49:14

Homeschooling a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder

1/29/2019
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Hey, homeschoolers! I always want this podcast to serve you in your homeschooling. One area that I haven’t devoted as much attention to is special needs. I want to change that. In today’s episode, we’ll hear from Colleen Kessler about homeschooling a child with sensory processing disorder. If you have a child with SPD or […] The post Homeschooling a Child with Sensory Processing Disorder appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:43:57

How to Follow Through on Your Plans and Goals This Year

12/11/2018
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Hey, homeschoolers! In the last episode, I gave three reasons we don’t follow through with our plans and goals. You’ll want to listen to that episode first if you haven’t already. I had a mom tell me she hoped I could help her get past those three obstacles. I hope I can too. I want […] The post How to Follow Through on Your Plans and Goals This Year appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:21

Why You’re Not Following Through on Your Plans and Goals

12/4/2018
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Hey homeschoolers! Are you great at making plans for the new school year but you never seem to do what you’ve planned? Or are you great at setting goals for the new year that you struggle to achieve? If that’s you, I’m going to put my psychologist hat on and explain why your follow-through fails. […] The post Why You’re Not Following Through on Your Plans and Goals appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:14:25

How To Train Character Into Your Kids

11/27/2018
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Hey, homeschoolers! It’s the holidays as I’m recording and there’s nothing like the holidays to make your kids’ character clear. If you’d like to see a little more love, gratitude, and diligence in them, you’ll love this week’s episode on training character into your kids. But first, I invite you to subscribe to Psychowith6. You’ll […] The post How To Train Character Into Your Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:26:35

How to Have Fun in the Kitchen with Your Kids

11/20/2018
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Hey, homeschoolers! In this episode, we’ll chat about having fun in the kitchen with our kids. Some of my fondest childhood memories revolve around the kitchen. How about you? I want to make the same kinds of memories with my kids. My guest today is Samantha Barnes. She has years of experience as a middle […] The post How to Have Fun in the Kitchen with Your Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:49