Category: Resources

Rabbit Trail Education

Does your family's teaching/learning style look more like a rabbit trail than a straight line? What is "Rabbit Trail Learning?" Does it work?

Carol Barnier, featured conference speaker at the 2014 Oregon Christian Home Education Conference, describes the way learning often happens at her house and the benefits of "Rabbit Trail Learning."

Carol is also offering her book "How Do I Get My Child OFF the Refridgerator and on to Learning?" as a pre-conference door prize.

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80 comments | Posted by Dorothy Karman on Jun 12, 2014 at 9:00 PM | Categories: Encouragement - Homeschooling - Learning styles - Resources -

2014 Conference Family Pass Giveaway #2

OCEANetwork conference crowdEnter to win a FREE Family Pass to the 2014 Oregon Christian Home Education Conference June 20 & 21 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

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119 comments | Posted by Dorothy Karman on Jun 3, 2014 at 11:11 AM | Categories: Conference - Homeschooling - Resources -

Living Books: Why and How You Should Use Them & Contest

Living booksWhat are "living books" anyway? Why do so many homeschoolers recommend "living books"? Conference speaker Terri Johnson explains what "living books" are and the joy of using them in your homeschool. Terri has gnerously donated a set of "What Really Happened . . ." books that she co-authored. Read about "living books" and enter the giveaway at the bottom of the post.

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290 comments | Posted by Dorothy Karman on Jun 2, 2014 at 9:45 PM | Categories: Resources -