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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 Focus On The Things That Matter With Joshua Becker

5/17/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! Last week I shared my discussion with Dana White about decluttering. This week I am sharing my interview with Joshua Becker, who is known for his writing on minimalism. He recently published the book Things That Matter that you will want to get a copy of. After our conversation about it, I found […] The post How To Focus On The Things That Matter With Joshua Becker appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:37:15

Decluttering For Homeschoolers With A Slob Comes Clean

5/10/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! Do you have too much clutter? Too many craft supplies? Too much stuff for science? Whatever you have too much of, I have help for you. Now to introduce my guest for this episode–Dana K. White. She is the woman behind A Slob Comes Clean. She’s an author, speaker, podcaster, YouTuber, and (much […] The post Decluttering For Homeschoolers With A Slob Comes Clean appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:52:20

How To Edit Your Child’s Writing

5/3/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! My homeschool mom friends frequently asked me to edit their kids’ writing. If you don’t feel confident as a writer, it’s hard to feel confident as your child’s editor. In this episode, I hope to give you some simple tips for growing in your editing confidence. Before I do, I want to announce […] The post How To Edit Your Child’s Writing appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:29

How To Encourage Students To Be Responsible for Their Own Learning

4/26/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! Many of the homeschoolers I talk with at Great Homeschool Conventions want to know if Grammar Galaxy is good for independent learning. It absolutely is! A student reading at a strong 3rd grade level or above can read the story and complete the mission with very little teacher assistance. When I heard about […] The post How To Encourage Students To Be Responsible for Their Own Learning appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:45:12

How To Implement Family Learning

4/19/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! When you are teaching more than one child, one of the best sanity-savers is using a family-learning approach. I had to teach this way with six kids and I made sure that Grammar Galaxy could be taught to students at multiple levels. My guest Kathy Gossen gives us simple tips for getting started. […] The post How To Implement Family Learning appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:25

Special Replay: What to Do When Your Child Won’t Say I’m Sorry

4/12/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! If you have more than one child or if your child has had conflict with another, you know this situation. Your child has said or done something to hurt someone. Your natural inclination is to tell the child to apologize. But what if she won’t? Or what if he does, and everyone knows […] The post Special Replay: What to Do When Your Child Won’t Say I’m Sorry appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:21

Special Replay: Help for Homeschooling Distractible Kids with Carol Barnier

4/5/2022
I’ve been the recipient of Carol’s wit and wisdom for years, but I was still inspired by my interview with her. If you have a can’t-sit-still kiddo or you’re a what-did-I-come-in-this-room-for mom like me, you’ll love this episode. Carol explains: The kind of activity active children need while homeschooling How to work with a child […] The post Special Replay: Help for Homeschooling Distractible Kids with Carol Barnier appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:48

Special Replay: Help for Anxious Homeschool Moms

3/29/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! Did you notice the new intro? I thought it was time for a change as we begin a new year and a new decade. As I also prayed about topics to share on the podcast this year, I asked myself what I see as the biggest need of the homeschooling moms I talk […] The post Special Replay: Help for Anxious Homeschool Moms appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:14:38

Special Replay: Motivation Myths That Hinder Your Homeschool

3/22/2022
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 Special Replay: Motivation Myths That Hinder Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:09

Special Replay: Unschooling To Prepare Teens for Life

3/15/2022
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 Special Replay: Unschooling To Prepare Teens for Life appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:40:02

3 Reasons To Attend A Homeschool Conference In Person This Year

3/8/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! If you’ve ever considered attending a homeschool conference, this is the year to do it. If you’ve attended in the past, I have three reasons you should attend again. In short, you should attend for the curriculum, the speakers, and the fellowship with other homeschoolers. Some resources I mention in today’s episode are: […] The post 3 Reasons To Attend A Homeschool Conference In Person This Year appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:48

How To Help My Son With Depression

3/1/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! This episode has a different format than what I usually publish. It’s the audio from a YouTube video by the same name. If you’d like to watch it instead, head to YouTube.com/melaniewilson. Otherwise, just expect a couple of video references. The post How To Help My Son With Depression appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:10:10

How To Homeschool If Your Child Won’t Listen

2/22/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! The most popular question I have gotten when I encourage parents to consider homeschooling is this: How can I homeschool if my child won’t listen to me? If you’re already homeschooling, you may have this question with a twist. How can I KEEP homeschooling if my child won’t listen to me? I want […] The post How To Homeschool If Your Child Won’t Listen appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:17:53

Redeeming Your Time: How To Make The Most Of Every Moment As A Homeschool Mom

2/15/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! I’m a time management/productivity enthusiast, which you know if you have my book, A Year of Living Productively. That book is the result of my experiments with more than 80 different productivity approaches. I did the reading and the experimenting to make the process of creating your own productivity formula faster. What I’ve […] The post Redeeming Your Time: How To Make The Most Of Every Moment As A Homeschool Mom appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:16:57

3 Simple Grammar Tips For Homeschool Moms

2/8/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! I wrote the curriculum series Grammar Galaxy in part because I’m a grammar nerd. Grammar has always come easily to me and I love it. But hand me a Rubik’s cube or another visual-spatial puzzle and I just can’t get it. If visual-spatial skills are your strength, you could send me written instructions […] The post 3 Simple Grammar Tips For Homeschool Moms appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:11:05

How To Homeschool During A Move Or Other Transition

2/1/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! Are you going to be moving soon? Or do you have another big life change on the horizon that could affect your homeschool? Then this episode is for you. Before I introduce my guest, I have to say how often I’ve heard from families using Grammar Galaxy, that it’s an easy curriculum to […] The post How To Homeschool During A Move Or Other Transition appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:23:30

What I Learned Doing A Social-Media Fast

1/25/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! It was the end of October when I saw a post on Instagram from a former guest on this podcast –Karla Marie Williams. She shared a picture of Wendy Speake’s book The 40-Day Social Media Fast and said she would be back on Instagram after she’d completed her fast. I wrote, “Wait! Take […] The post What I Learned Doing A Social-Media Fast appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:21

Depression And The Homeschool Mom

1/18/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! This is going to seem like a weird way to start the year, but I am recommitted to my mission on this podcast of promoting happy, healthy homeschooling. I spoke with a family recently whose presenting problem was child misbehavior. What became obvious, however, is that the mother’s depression was leading to marital […] The post Depression And The Homeschool Mom appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:36:29

How To Encourage Healthy Eating In Your Kids

1/11/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! As homeschool moms, we want our kids to be healthy academically, spiritually, socially, and physically. That’s because health is wholistic. If there’s a breakdown in one area, it’s likely to affect the others. One area where I struggled as a mom was encouraging healthy eating. If that’s an area you’re seeking to improve, […] The post How To Encourage Healthy Eating In Your Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:27

How To Achieve Your Goals: 10 Tips

1/4/2022
Hey, homeschoolers! If you’re wondering how to achieve your goals this year, I have 10 tips for you. And this podcast is implementing one of them. I’m co-podcasting with my friend Barb Raveling for this episode that I hope inspires you in the new year. Goal Resources Free Homeschool Routine Kit A Year of Living […] The post How To Achieve Your Goals: 10 Tips appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:35:22