Logical & Systematic Phonics

Logical and systematic phonics—an excellent way to give students a solid foundation in spelling, writing, and reading. Spell to Write and Read by Wanda Sanseri and Logic of English by Denise Eide are curriculums that use logical and systematic phonics. In this post I will briefly explain the benefits of Spell to Write and Read, show the materials I use, and give … More Logical & Systematic Phonics

Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly

Festina Lente: Make haste slowly . . . lasting progress comes through a steady pace over a long period of time. As my husband and I have added two little boys from Haiti to our growing homeschool family, I have come to more fully appreciate the Latin proverb that reminds one to “make haste slowly.” A young tree requires the steady seasons year after … More Festina Lente: Make Haste Slowly