If you love the fantasy, fun, and humor of Roald Dahl, you’ll enjoy these books that capture some of that same playful spirit.
Our 9th grade homeschool reading list is heavy on U.S. history and literature, with an effort to bring in diverse voices and stories. (Plus lots of physical science and a Studio Ghibli lit class!)
I think everybody knows that the thing I like best is having the spring issue out! (It may not be available to download yet when you read this, but it will be available today.)
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I would totally watch a remake of Mannequin with James Corden and Victoria Beckham—wouldn’t you?
Where are the people of color in the middle ages?
This is one of the most interesting pieces of long-form journalism I’ve read in ages. If you have a while, it's definitely worth reading.
in the magazine: Did we mention the spring issue is out?
one year ago: The Pleasures of Spring Homeschooling
I finished A Tangle of Gold—and with it the Colors of Madeleine series—and I seriously think you should make this your 2017 Vacation Reading Series. It was very satisfying.
We are reading The Lives of Christopher Chant for our family readaloud right now and enjoying it thoroughly.
Cookie of the week: Snickerdoodles
We’ve all been putting so much time and energy into Jason’s school, so it’s really exciting that he pretty much has a full class for fall. Yay, Jas!
AMY SHARONY is the founder and editor-in-chief of home | school | life magazine. She's a pretty nice person until someone starts pluralizing things with apostrophes, but then all bets are off.