At Lextin, we read aloud every day. Daddy even gets in on the action in the evenings and weekends. This summer, we have a fun line up of read alouds for Curly and Tiger (with Bee listening in). Our strategy this year? To read several works by the same author. Our authors of choice? LauraRead more
Lextin Academy has a wish list on Amazon! Check it out to see what we’re hoping to add to our home library and please share your list if you have one!
If you know me at all, you know that I am a fan of phonics! A year ago, I began the hunt for the phonics curriculum for Lextin Academy. Through an email from The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, I found the Phonics Road to Spelling and Reading. Love it! Both the magazine and the curriculum. TheRead more
At our house, books are our method of learning, but DVD’s are fun for a change. Here are some history DVD’s that I just might have to add to my wishlist. This is the Drive Thru History Series that I have heard so much about. Virtual field trip anyone?