Category Archives for Teaching Boys

The Jelly Belly Factory

The Jelly Belly Factory  by Jen Holmstrom Crushed Pineapple, Blueberry, Island Punch, and Toasted Marshmallow. Do these flavors peak your interest? They should, because these are some of the most popular Jelly Belly flavors. If you have a sweet tooth like I do, you might be interested in knowing that there are two Jelly Belly […]

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Struggles and Joys of Homeschooling Boys

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit!  They can’t sit still, they track dirt in the house, hate to write and don’t seem to hear a word you say . . . . If the thought of homeschooling your rowdy […]

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Unit Study on Pirates

Unit Study on Piratesby Dianne McLeanIf you have been following our series on unit studies, you know by now that you can take ANY topic of interest and use it as a jumping off point to incorporate reading, writing, vocabulary, math, science, and history. You can add in art, music, and many creative subjects as […]

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Teaching Children Who Would Rather Make Forts

Teaching Boys & Other Children Who Would Rather Make Forts All Day –  Children like to do what they can do, they want to do what they think they can do, and they hate to do what they think they cannot do. If you want excited and enthusiastic children who learn well, you must understand […]

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