Making Multiplication Fun – Times Tables the Fun Way – Times Alive Review

Making Multiplication Fun – Times Tables the Fun Way – Times Alive Review

Math, it’s beginning to be a favorite subject in our home, but there are always ways to make it a bit more exciting. Especially with the memorization of facts. We are in the midst of learning multiplication, so the opportunity to review Times Alive from Times Tables the Fun Way was a great fit for our curriculum.

Times Tables the Fun Way {Review}
Times Alive is a collection of online lessons with animated songs and stories to learn times tables the fun way. The monthly subscription allows you to use the program for as long as you need. In fact many children are able to finish the program in a month and according to their website, “post-test scores average 98% after using Times Alive.”

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For the Love of Listening – Podcasts We Love

For the Love of Listening – Podcasts We Love

Over the past year, I’ve found myself turning off the radio and putting on a podcast. Driving has been the perfect time for me to just sit and listen. There are a quite a few podcasts out there to weed through, but these are my favorite at this time.

Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

Homeschool Related:

  • Schole Sisters
    Schole Sisters Podcast - Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

    If you are in the midst of a Classical or Charlotte Mason Education, you will love this podcast. The ideas and topics are on point and very informative. It’s a fun podcast that helps filter through homeschool from a Classical and Charlotte Mason point of view.

  • A Delectable Education

    A Delectable Education - Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

    This is another Charlotte Mason podcast. I love listening to the ideas and topics presented on this podcast. It’s not quite as intriguing as Schole Sisters but it is very informative and I’ve learned a lot through their discussions.

  • Your Morning Basket
    Your Morning Basket - Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

    Another homeschooling podcast that will give you great information and helps in the organizational side of the homeschool day. This is a great podcast for anyone homeschooling multiple ages, that would like to find a way to combine them for a part of the day.

Business and Information

  • How I Built This
    How I Built This - Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

    This was recommended to me, by my sister, and I am so happy I started this podcast. It has been an eye opener for the way businesses started out. The stories are intriguing and inspirational. If you are in the midst of starting a business or you are just interested in how things were started and the stories behind them, this is a great podcast for you.

Catholic

  • Pints with Aquinas
    Pints With Aquinas - Podcasts We Love - Modern Momma Musings

    All those random things you would ask if you could have a beer with St. Thomas Aquinas. The insights into the teaching of the Catholic Church is very interesting. They are easy to listen to and the breakdown of the teachings and what Aquinas wrote and was thought to be implying is very intriguing. If you are a Catholic, looking to dig a little deeper, this is a great podcast to get started with.

I am always searching for a great new podcast to add to my list. What is your favorite podcast?


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Back to Classics Challenge – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Back to Classics Challenge – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Back to the Classics Challenge 2017

Back to the Classics Challenge 2017

Book with a Number in the Title – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne, was recommended by my husband. It is on our Ambleside Online schedule for year 5 as well, so it was both a free read for me and a preread in preparation for the kids.

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