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How to Play the ColorKu Board Game

The ColorKu board game is a great game to teach your children. It can be played alone or with a friend, which makes it a perfect game to keep for a rainy day.

The ColorKu board game is similar to Suduko, but uses colors instead of numbers. The same type of logical reasoning is involved so your kids will develop their thinking skills while having fun.

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The Graphic Novel Choices for our Homeschool Year

Who says you have to read only novels during your homeschool year?

Not me!

Normally read a variety of literature, including graphic novels, and it has become clear that my soon to be 14 year old prefers graphic novels above all other types of literature.

As a result, we are going to spend the entire year reading and studying graphic novels in her English class.

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Using Local Resources in Your Homeschool Plans

When planning the topics we will study in our homeschool, I try to use ideas from our local resources.

If I can study a topic that coordinates with a local museum exhibit, then I double our learning benefits. Our homeschool studies deepen with a related field trip and the field trip is enhanced due to our prior knowledge.

It’s a win-win so let’s talk about how to make it work.
How to use local resources in your homeschool yearly plan.

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Resources for Art in Our Homeschool

We love art projects and art appreciation in our homeschool.

And I have to say that after more than a decade of homeschooling, we’ve dabbled in lots of fun stuff over the years.

I popped on Facebook Live to share books, websites, and resources that have worked for the kids in this house from kindergarten through high school.

The art resources we have used in our homeschool for kids in kindergarten through high school.

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