Classically, Faithfully, Homeschooling 5 Boys

FREE Math Printable: Large Cut-Out Numbers for Hands-on Acitivities

FREE Math Large Cut-Out Numbers by Sprouting Tadpoles.com

I made a set of math numbers that can be cut out and laminated then used for hands-on math games and learning activities. These are great for my little guys that are still learning their numbers and counting and also good for my older boys that are in higher level math. My 6yo likes to lay them … [continue]

FREE Printable + Giveaway from Notebooking Pages.com & Confessions of a Homeschooler

Giveaway by Notebooking Pages.com and Cofessions of a Homeschooler

Notebooking Pages.com is having an awesome giveaway right now! If you use notebooking pages for any subject in your homeschool, you will love notebookingpages.com. They have pages for anything you can imagine you might need and some you don’t even know you need :). We have a Lifetime Memberhship and use these pages all the […]

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FREE Math Copywork Printables for Algebra

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My 14yo started Algebra this year and since there are soooo many formulas and equations that he has to learn and memorize, I thought it would be a good idea to incorporate those into his copywork. So I created some pages for him to copy, one each day and then he starts them over and continues […]

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How I Cover Bible Study with All 5 Kids During Our Homeschool Day

Affiliate links used in this post. Doing our bible study each day is number 1 on our list of priorities. I make sure we read our bible and have prayer each morning right after breakfast, before starting any chores or other schoolwork, because if we don’t start our day out the right way, with God […]

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Step-by-Step Grammar Cards & Memory Work Cards

Step-by-Step Grammar cards & Memory Work Cards by sproutingtadpoles.com

Affiliate links used in this post. My son is learning how to label sentences with the different parts of speech in Grammar right now and he has a tendency to jump around and label what he knows, then go back and figure out the rest. Unfortunately for him, this causes him to mislabel a lot of […]

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Adding Copywork, Narration, and Dictation to Your Homeschool Day

Adding Copywork to your Homeschool Day by Sproutingtadpoles.com

  I am a firm believer in having my boys do copywork and narrations every day and dictation at least 3 times a week. When we first started homeschooling over 8 years ago, I didn’t understand any of those things, but we did them because my book, The Well-Trained Mind, said to do it. Over the years, I have come […]

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