Category Archives: reading

Hooked on phonics is really, actually working for us!

  When I began homeschooling, my biggest concern was teaching my children to read. I remember learning how to read in 1st grade, but I don’t remember how exactly I transitioned from a non-reader to a fluent reader. Looking back, it seems it happened so quickly that it was almost like magic. Through a lot […]

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Library Organization

We love books!  I am always looking for new ways to organize our library.  I want to be able to quickly find books and also know what we have and what we need.  We have a TON of books.  Here’s my favorite shelf – it contains readers and non-fiction.  I hope to add a lot […]

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What we’re reading

We LOVE books in our house.  Unfortunately we don’t always make enough time to read as much as I’d like.  In the past we have read chapters from my favorite childhood novels before bed, but ever since I moved Micah from a crib to a big boy bed, it has been difficult.  Micah, of course, […]

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