Author: safehavenhomeschool_j8sind

  • American History Living Books

    American History Living Books Native American Walk the World’s Rim by Betty Baker Om-Kas-Toe by Kenneth Thomasma Jamestown Pocahontas and the Strangers by Clyde Robert Bulla Advanced The Keepers of the Ring series by Angela Elwell Hunt This Dear-Bought Land by Jean Lee Latham Pilgrims Picture Books Squanto and the Miracle of Thanksgiving by Eric…

  • Are You Happy With Your Homeschooling?

    Dear Homeschool Mama, How are you doing? Really. Is homeschooling as good as you thought it would be? Do you feel like your kids are getting the best education they can get? Do you feel like your family is thriving with homeschooling? If you answered “no” to any of these questions, I have something that…

  • Self-education is the Only Way to Learn!

    In a related topic to individualized instruction, a goal that we as homeschoolers should be endeavoring to attain is self-education. “Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.”-Albert Einstein “Self-education is the only possible education; the rest is mere veneer laid on the surface of a child’s nature.”― Charlotte Mason…

  • The Hijacking of American Education

    Noah Webster – one of the Founding Fathers Our Founding Fathers wanted all Americans to be educated so that they could read the Bible and learn how to live moral, godly lives. They were trying to build a society with high morals and standards. If people learned what the Bible says, they would treat each…

  • My Favorite Living Books and Authors

    I love to read Living Books to children.  Charlotte Mason gave us some clues about how to identify Living Books. If you want to ascertain if a book is a Living Book or not, ask these questions about it.   1. Is the writing of excellent quality?    2. Does it contain living ideas and knowledge…

  • Gratitude Books to Read Aloud

    Favorite Books about Gratitude The Things I’m Grateful For by Arnie Lightning – 4-9 – Activities Christian Books about Gratitude

  • Help for Homeschool Moms

    Help for Homeschool Moms I produce videos and books that I hope will help homeschool moms with their homeschooling and with their relationships in their families. I have a passion for encouraging homeschool moms to keep on homeschooling even when it gets hard. I really believe that homeschooling is the best way to cultivate strong…

  • Functional Family Schooling

    Family is the building block of society It starts at home.What starts at home?Everything in a person’s life! There are SO many things that children learn at home from their parents and from living in a family. Children learn at home how to: – treat people well– love unconditionally– forgive– walk in love– walk in…

  • Making a Family Mission Statement

    I think it’s important to develop a family mission statement for your family. I gathered the kids together and we came up with a family mission statement several years ago. I did this after reading Seven habits of Highly Effective Families by Stephen Covey. One thing that Stephen Covey said in his book that really encouraged me…

  • One Homeschool Graduate’s Path

    Update: Our son is now 33 years old and has since gotten married and has a ministry to Gen Z with his wife, Brandi. They are thriving in their marriage and dedicated to God and fulfilling His will in their lives. They are motivational influencers on social media and are in the process of making…