Meeting the Galapagos Tortoise in the wild: A story of discovery from a nine-year old

I’m about to go to a Tortoise Sanctuary in Ecuador, on the continent of South America, and I wonder what I might see there.   Oh dear me, I am so bad mannered.  My name is Rob, I’m nine years old and I am excited to be going to a Tortoise Sanctuary… Read more

Home School: Explore all the benefits of homeschooling in Australia so your ready for 2019
23 Benefits of Home Schooling Your Kids

Thinking of homeschooling your child?  Taking control of your children’s education is possible and extremely beneficial. Home schooling in Australia is on the rise for a few years now. Parents like you and me may be unhappy with how standard education works these days. It’s also possible you want more… Read more

15 BEST PAID EDUCATIONAL APPS YOUR KIDS WILL NEED
15 Best Paid Educational Apps Your Kids Will Need

As people know, we love supplementary education, especially as a family homeschooling in Australia.  As a matter of fact, people have been asking us for our suggestions of the best paid educational apps on the internet.  We thought, why not? We know how effective educational apps can be. Our goal… Read more

Why Lone Scouts are Great for Your Homeschooling Kids

Travelling around Australia? Want to homeschool your children but still want to have your kids socialise with their peers? Our two home-schooled kids arrived in a small town in Central Queensland. You’d expect them to barely know anyone, yet they already have a community welcoming them in!  We’re talking about… Read more

Alternative Education: Unschooling

Looking into homeschooling in Australia, but unsure where to start?  You can easily be confused with the terminology, because of so many choices of alternative education methods.  Make your decision of unschooling, homeschooling and following a curriculum, nature-based, or child-led for your home education pathway.  The options are truly endless.  … Read more

Homeschooling Kids- What about Socialization?

Since 2012, homeschooling has been a significant topic in Australia.  The rise in the number of parents considering homeschooling their children has also increased the most famous homeschooling question, “What about socialisation when you homeschool your children?”  As parents, we want what is best for our kids.  Socialisation skills, the… Read more

Homeschool Report Writing & Planning Tips – Updated for 2019

  A recent homeschooling study has shown that Home Schooling children perform “significantly better” in NAPLAN tests.   With a personalised education suitable for any year or level, and results like this filtering through; homeschooling Australia has become very appealing to families.  This is backed by the growth in home education rising… Read more

The How To Of Homeschooling

Looking to find the balance in your Homeschooling learning style?  Don’t worry you are not alone.  We will discuss one of the most straightforward concepts to making your home education path with your children as streamlined and efficient as possible. After three years of homeschooling my two children, finally, for now,… Read more

Ultimate List of Free Educational Apps Online for Homeschooling
Ultimate List of Free Educational Apps Online for Homeschooling

“Not all screen time is wasted time.” Parents tend to be wary when kids play mobile games apps. We agree! It’s up to us parents to make sure we take care of what media our kids consume. We want our children to learn whilst they’re young.  FREE educational apps are heaven-sent… Read more

Homeschooling How To: Strategy for the reluctant learner

The key to homeschooling your child is empowerment and inspiration.  We discuss our long-term strategy that transformed our reluctant learner to home education master. Educate and inspire your kids on their choices, and majority of the time they’ll choose the best path you would have chosen for them anyway!   … Read more