Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Truly Miraculous!

Delight in this illustrated treasury of stories taken from Catholic history. Learn about John Bosco’s angelic guardian dog, the mysterious movement of Mary’s Holy House of Nazareth, the Miracle of the Sun at Fatima and more.

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Posted in Religion The Homeschooling Life

The Importance of Beauty and Story in Catechesis

Bringing our children up to know and love the Lord is a sacred duty we take very seriously, but we may not always have a sense of the best way to bring the Faith to life, in our homeschool lessons. Today, it’s my joy to welcome homeschooling mom, Olivia Spears, to talk about The Importance of Beauty and Story in Catechesis.

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Posted in Religion Resources

“Philo and Sophie” Teaches Pro-life Message

Philo and Sophie: Philosophy for Children is a dynamic new video series that gives parents and teachers a powerful tool to form young people in authentic love and respect for the preborn, elderly, disabled, and terminally ill.

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Posted in Religion

Miraculous Icon of Ukraine

Learn about the miraculous icon in the village of Zarvanytsia in the Ukraine and download free coloring pages.

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Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Children’s Consecration to Mary

What if you want to encourage your child to consecrate themselves to Mary? Are there any resources available that explain the consecration at an age-appropriate level? The answer is yes. Here are a few to choose from to help you and your child as your child walks the road to consecration to Mary.

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Posted in Book Reviews Religion

Lessons from Blessed Chiara Badano

Modern saints can often seem more approachable and understandable than those who lived a long time ago, especially for young people. Blessed Chiara Badano lived in the late 20th century, and her life has much to teach young people today.

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Posted in 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Book Reviews English High School Religion

A Catholic Guide to Narnia

Is reading The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis part of your educational plan for this year? If so, you will want to pick up a guide to A Catholic Guide to Narnia: Questions and Activities for The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.

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The Big Brain Book
Posted in 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Book Reviews High School Science

Learn About the Brain

The Big Brain Book: How it Works and All Its Quirks by Leanne Boucher Gill, PhD is a fascinating look at the inner workings of the brain and what it means for your life.

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Baby with Musical Instruments
Posted in Kindergarten Music Preschool The Homeschooling Life

Why Music is Important for Young Children

Scientific research has shown that early exposure to music is essential to a child’s development. #music #babies #preschool

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Image of Mary reaching out to Jesus on the Cross by Bernadette Rose E.
Posted in Art The Homeschooling Life

Family Rosary “Try Prayer! It Works!” Contest

The Family That Prays Together Stays Together The Try Prayer! It Works! Contest… …is a simple way for teachers, catechists, and parents to encourage young…

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