Scheduling for Middle School: Heading Toward Independent Learning

—– The following is a post from contributing writer Sarah Small of SmallWorld at Home.  Middle school is a time of great transition in our family’s home education program. We take a relaxed approach during the elementary years—not unschooling, but definitely far from school-at-home. My youngest is in sixth grade now. I work with him […]

Black History Month: Children's Books and Unit Studies on Slavery

Pin It Written by Sarah of SmallWorld at Home. February is Black History Month in the United States and Canada—and it’s a great time to educate your kids about the history of African Americans in the U.S. Sometimes we have a tendency to skip over or minimize the painful parts of U.S. history, especially the […]