How We Use Screens in Our Homeschool (and Why It Works!)

There are lots of awesome learning opportunities you can engage in when you welcome technology into your lesson planning. Discover the best options for learning with screens in your homeschool and how we incorporate them into our homeschool.

Screens get a bad rap, but in my experience, they aren’t all bad. Screen time has added tons of value to our homeschool experience with educational apps, documentaries, and gameschooling. In fact, I always include relevant Youtube videos and documentaries Read more…


Alexa, Homeschool the Children! How to Use Alexa in Your Homeschool

Do you use Alexa for school? If you have an Amazon Alexa, your kids may have already discovered a few fun skills they love like playing hide and seek or listening to their favorite songs. But Alexa is more than Read more…


Don’t Be Afraid to Use Screens in Your Homeschool

Don’t Be Afraid to Use Screens in Your Homeschool

We are big fans of integrating technology into our homeschool lessons here at The Waldock Way. Navigating screen time in your homeschool can be challenging at first, but I believe it’s worth it. Screens can provide an engaging multisensory learning Read more…


60+ Educational Apps for the Kindle Fire

The Best Educational Apps for Your Kindle Fire

Most of us have purchased a Kindle Fire Tablet for our children in recent years. Reading and playing games make them perfect for kids and the price makes them affordable for parents. But, don’t forget about the opportunity to use Read more…


Online Classes We Love

Online Classes We Love

We love incorporating online classes into our homeschool days. We have been using them for years to enrich and extend our learning. Online classes offer Emily the abilty to learn from teacher other than me. Teachers who are experts in Read more…


Amazing Documentaries for Your Homeschool

Curiosity Stream Documentaries for your Homeschool

We love watching documentaries in our homeschool! Documentaries are perfect for your homeschool because they are an amazing way to learn. I can not tell you how many times Emily has schooled me on something and then said I saw Read more…


The Ultimate Guide To Children’s Podcasts for Learning

Podcasts for Learning

Podcasts are becoming more and more popular. They are available for people of all ages and in every topic you can think of. If you are looking for the best podcasts for kids and students to listen to and learn Read more…


50 Awesome Book & Movie Combos For Your Homeschool

When I was in school my favorite thing ever was when we would read a book that was made into a movie in our class. It always meant after we finished reading we would watch the movie together. I looked Read more…


How to Use Play Osmo in Your Homeschool for Hands-On Learning

Osmo is an inventive new tool for teaching kids all kinds of important early learning skills through interactive hands-on play. I’m a big fan of learning through play, so we were excited to try using Osmo games with our daughter Read more…