Why Unit Studies Work!

Why Unit Studies Work!

Since I just launched a new Homeschool How-To for parents and since God and nature graciously provided a timely object lesson this week, this might be a really good time to think through why unit studies work so well if your goal is to turn your children into lifetime...
Build a Shoebox Camera

Build a Shoebox Camera

Photo credit: Candi L   On Monday, I put up a longer-than-usual blog post explaining, step by step, how to use current events or topics of interest as a springboard to build multi-disciplinary unit studies you can do with students of all ages. In fact, it’s...
How to Design a “Stellar” Unit Study

How to Design a “Stellar” Unit Study

Unit Studies are an EXCELLENT way to teach hands-on. For parents who are intrigued by the “unschooling” approach, but aren’t quiiiiite confident enough to take the plunge, they can be a not-too-scary way to test the waters. So how do you put together...
FREE Sample Lesson: How to Enhance Learning with Sensory Layers

FREE Sample Lesson: How to Enhance Learning with Sensory Layers

Usually on Fridays I blog about fun, hands-on learning activities we can do with our children. This post is no different, but there’s a little twist. You see, this week I officially announced my new how-to series for homeschool parents, AND I told you about the...
Introducing…Homeschool How-To Courses Online!

Introducing…Homeschool How-To Courses Online!

When I introduced my state history curriculum, Discover Texas, back in 1999, I just wanted to help parents avoid burnout by providing them with a tool to teach state history, geography, and government as an interactive learning adventure. It didn’t occur to me...
FREE EBOOK:How to Encourage Creativity in Your Child

FREE EBOOK:How to Encourage Creativity in Your Child

How to Encourage Creativity in Your Child is the 3rd ebook in our Homeschool Parents' How-To Series


Don't ever miss out on the latest from Hands-On Homeschool Resources.

You will receive occasional notifications about new resources that will help you on your homeschool adventure.

You have successfully subscribed. Click here for your download.