We should be careful about what our children are exposed to, but we shouldn’t shelter them completely. They need to be aware of what is happening around the world. Here are suggestions of how your family can keep up with current events in your homeschool in age-appropriate ways.
Directions. They are important for finding your way around a city, traveling across the country, planning a garden, designing a house, and so much more. Given how much we use directions in our life, it is important we help our children master the cardinal directions. Here are three fun games we like to play to learn cardinal directions.
Making your own map can be a great way to learn about a region. As you trace the map, you are forced to pay attention to key aspects of the region. It can also be a great supplement as you study the journey of a traveler. These two methods of map tracing are easy to do, enhance your study of a region, and add variety to any geography study. (Includes video tutorials.)