Why Choose Online Summer School?

Summer school. Those words alone can make even the most dedicated student’s stomach churn. But it doesn’t have to! Online Summer School often brings more freedom to your school year and can help lower frustrations when you start your new school year. Here’s how homeschooling summer school can make life easier and more exciting!     Avoid […] READ MORE

Top 10 Summer Adventures for Alaska Homeschoolers

Living in Alaska means homeschooling can be an exciting adventure! During the summer months, the temperature typically ranges from 60 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit, making it ideal for nearly all outdoor activities. Likewise, the Alaskan landscape provides copious opportunities for exploration. Here are 10 ideas for taking Alaska homeschooling outdoors! Kayaking through the Southeast Alaska […] READ MORE

Why Choose a Complete Homeschool Curriculum Kit?

It’s July, which means the start of the school year is right around the corner. Some of you are ready with your curriculum in hand and have already begun lesson planning. Others are waiting to get the best possible price on the curriculum you’ve been eyeing all spring. Still, others of you haven’t begun planning, […] READ MORE

Your Perfect Summer Reading List (For All Ages)

Ah, summer! Lazy days, fun outdoors, and time to just sit and chill . . .  BUT WAIT! Despite the much-needed break, on average, kids lose 2-3 reading levels, as well as critical thinking and analysis skills, when they take a summer off. Summer is the perfect time to spend lounging around the pool, lying […] READ MORE

Bridgeway Academy Partners with Best-selling Author, Renae Green

Bridgeway Academy, an innovative leader in both homeschool and charter school products and services, has recently partnered with Renae Brumbaugh Green, co-author of the new series, Daniel Everhart and the Skylands of Caterra: Guarinot, and dedicated teacher for Bridgeway’s Live Online Classes. With over 85 course options available, Bridgeway’s Live Online Classes give students live […] READ MORE

Celebrating Independence Day

Without a doubt, my favorite summer holiday is Independence Day. With several of my family members serving in the Armed Forces, July 4th is near and dear to my heart. And it’s important that my July 4th celebrations reflect that. There are so many options to celebrate Independence Day, and most towns have their own […] READ MORE

Math Homeschool Curriculum Review – Life of Fred

Humor in math? That doesn’t compute! In Life of Fred, there’s no shortage of fun ways to learn math concepts. Follow Fred Gauss through his adventures, from addition to algebra hilarious hijinks ensue. How does Life of Fred stand apart from the rest of math homeschool curriculum? It’s non-traditional approach to math draws in students […] READ MORE

Homeschool Trends: Nature Journals for Homeschool Science, Part II

In our last post, Homeschool Trends: Nature Journals for Homeschool Science, we gave you four great reasons to start nature journaling as part of your homeschool science, or summer science, routine. From appreciating nature to understanding the importance of conservation, there are so many reasons to start nature journaling. But as the weather gets colder […] READ MORE

Meet Eleisha Miller: Bridgeway Academy’s Class of 2018 Valedictorian

Homeschooling gives the opportunity for students to excel, nurture creativity, and create their own independent lives. Our Class of 2018 valedictorian Eleisha Miller knows how homeschooling has changed her life and how it helped her transition into young adulthood. She pursued her love of acting and singing with no strings attached to a brick-and-mortar school, […] READ MORE