Life of Fred Elementary Math Review

Life of Fred Review

One of the treasures we have found for our homeschool is the Life of Fred Elementary Math Series. I was intrigued when I first heard about them because they are written in a story format about a little boy named Fred who uses math in his everyday life. Fred is a 5 year old boy [...]

MathScore and EduFighter Review

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  Although we have had the opportunity to use other math drill programs since we first used MathScore, it still stands out.  As I wrote in an earlier review, MathScore is a drill program that’s all about math, instead of being mathematical entertainment.  Entertainment is fine in its place, but a good, solid math drill [...]

Academic Challenge Cup Review

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Are  you looking for a fun way to fight the "summer slide?"  Do your kids like the play computer games?  That's not even a question!  My high schooler likes to play games, of course. Last summer she couldn't stop playing this one.  I am talking about The Academic Challenge Cup, a game by the Critical [...]

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Today you can finish up your homeschool curriculum wishlist with an amazing collection of homeschool curriculum and helps – Homeschool Omnibus 2014! ~The affiliate links included are for resources we absolutely love. If you purchase Homeschool Omnibus through our affiliate link, we will receive a percentage of the sale. Thank you for supporting The Curriculum [...]

XtraMath: Free Math Facts Practice

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Today I am sharing with you one of my favorite math websites, XtraMath.org. It is a FREE, web-based math facts fluency program.  XtraMath is a nonprofit organization supported by grants and donations, dedicated to helping students learn addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts. You choose the program that is right for your child and they begin with a [...]

Homeschool Math Curriculum Reviews

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Whether you are just starting out or it's time for a change, the authors here at Curriculum Choice have much to share with you! Read below for an abundance of information on math resources and programs. Below are some of the many math reviews our Curriculum Choice authors have written.  You’ll be amazed at all [...]

Kindergarten Saxon Math Review

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I have a five-year-old and a three-year-old and at the turn of the year I was feeling like I wanted to change up our math routine a bit. We have been using Ray's Arithmetic and it has provided my son with a fantastic understanding of how addition and subtraction works. We are still using Ray's [...]

SPEED! A Skip Counting Game

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Kids love to play games.  Moms love it when their kids are learning.  Everyone is happy when they find an activity that satisfies both criteria. Last year I noticed a blogger friend (Julie from Highhill Homeschool) had created a game called SPEED!  It's a card game that teaches skip counting from 2's to 9's.  When [...]