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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

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

How To Establish And Defend Time Boundaries In Your Homeschool

8/11/2020
Hey homeschoolers! When you’ve made the decision to homeschool, one of the next important steps to take is to define and defend time boundaries in your homeschooling life. In this episode I will share what time boundaries are, how to protect them, and which time boundaries you should consider. Before I do that, however, I […] The post How To Establish And Defend Time Boundaries In Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:46

6 Reasons You Should Homeschool This Year

8/5/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! I don’t believe there has been a better time to homeschool than now. In the face of a pandemic and political unrest, there are new reasons to homeschool your children this year. As a psychologist and a homeschooling mother of six with more than two decades of experience, I wanted to begin a […] The post 6 Reasons You Should Homeschool This Year appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:20:11

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

7/28/2020
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 What to Do When Your Child Won’t Say I’m Sorry appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:21

More Child Discipline Lies That Make Homeschooling Harder

7/21/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! Last time I shared 3 child discipline lies that make homeschooling harder. I’m back with 3 more lies this week. If you haven’t listened to the previous episode, I recommend that you do. Subscribing to the podcast makes it easy to find the episode. Sponsor: Homeschool Mom Science Podcast Before I dive into […] The post More Child Discipline Lies That Make Homeschooling Harder appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:11:41

3 Child Discipline Lies That Make Homeschooling Harder

7/14/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! I’ve been talking with parents who struggle with child discipline, and I realized that I hear the same dysfunctional beliefs over and over again. I decided to share the discipline truths that can you set you free to enjoy your homeschooling in the next two episodes. Most of these truths won’t be new […] The post 3 Child Discipline Lies That Make Homeschooling Harder appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:13:48

How To Use A Charlotte Mason Approach With Any Curriculum

7/7/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! I know many of you love the Charlotte Mason approach to homeschooling. But if the popularity of my interview with Cindy West on a sane approach to Charlotte Mason homeschooling is any indication, you want tips for making Charlotte Mason work for your family. My guest today is going to show us how […] The post How To Use A Charlotte Mason Approach With Any Curriculum appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:34:07

Is A Montessori Approach A Good Fit For Your Homeschooler?

6/30/2020
If you’ve heard of Montessori but you don’t know many of the details of this learning approach, you’re in for a treat. Today, my guest Larry Shiller and I will discuss the advantages of Montessori’s approach so you can determine if it’s a good fit for your child. Larry Shiller is the author of award-winning, […] The post Is A Montessori Approach A Good Fit For Your Homeschooler? appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:40:18

Why You Should Study Geology In Your Homeschool

6/23/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! Do you get excited about geology? If not, I think you will be after listening to this episode. Geology is not just science but theology as well. My guest today is Patrick Nurre. After years of field study, collecting and studying the fascinating world of geology, a good friend suggested that he might […] The post Why You Should Study Geology In Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:37:33

How To Help A Struggling Reader

6/16/2020
Hey, homeschoolers! We know that reading is the key to unlocking knowledge. When our child is struggling to read as mine once did, we get worried. My guest today, Jan Harmsworth, is going to help us relax. Jan Harmsworth is the author of The Easy Reading Formula Course. It’s new, it’s different, and as far […] The post How To Help A Struggling Reader appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:42:24