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Reviewers say 5 Star a Must Read for Homeschoolers


 Love it! By  AB Verified Purchase(What’s this?) This review is from: The Heart of Wisdom Teaching Approach Anything by Robin Sampson is excellent! I wasn’t expecting as much wisdom as I got from this book. My husband & I have enjoyed reading this book together. We have learned the history of education, Greek vs. Hebrew thinking, how to teach our children using ... Read More »

Is Your Homeschool Headed in the Right Direction?

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Once upon a time there was a village far away in a remote location, which had experienced a hard year of severe weather. A group of missionaries worried that the villagers’ crude huts would not be able to withstand the strong weather any longer. The missionaries wanted to help by taking supplies to the village, but there were no accessible ... Read More »

God’s Wisdom vs. Man’s Wisdom


There is a major protest against the public school system among Christians today, but it is leveled almost exclusively at moral problems. There is very little question of the meaning and importance of intelligence, but until we have defined education and its purpose and goals in biblical terms, we will not be able to aim for a higher education standard. ... Read More »

How Do You Teach Grades K-3?


One of the most frequently asked questions I get is “How do you teach the younger grades?” I’ve been homeschool over 25 years so I don’t worry about checking all the boxes as much as new homeschoolers.  My goal is to teach them to Love God Love Others Create in them a love of learning. This is accomplished by giving ... Read More »

Greek vs Hebrew Education


What we now consider “The Church” is almost nothing like the Early New Testament Church. Think of an archeologist digging through layers to find out what life was like in ancient times. Historians concur that the Greeks were destroyed by moral decay. Pursuing knowledge without God is a recipe for disaster. We simply cannot survive without clear moral direction. Look ... Read More »

Spelling Curriculum for Under $1


Children learn to spell through writing, making mistakes and correcting them. You can create an individualized spelling program for each of your children under a dollar. You will examine your child's frequently misspelled words to look for common broken rules. Read More »

Delight-Directed Homeschooling

Delight-directed study uses natural curiosity to motivate the student. The student acquires basic concepts of learning (reading, reasoning, writing, researching, etc.) during the process of examining the topic of interest. Less control can lead to more learning. Read More »

The Animal School Parable

Once upon a time, the animals decided they must do something heroic to meet the problems of "A New World". So they organized a school. They adopted an activity curriculum consisting of running, climbing, swimming, and flying. To make it easier to administer the curriculum all the animals took all the subjects. Read More »

Teaching with Movies: Free Lesson Plans

TeachwithMovies.org: The historical and artistic merit of each recommended film has been carefully assessed. The TeachWithMovies.com Subject Matter Index lists films by area of the curriculum. We also index films by appropriate age, title, social-emotional learning topic, etc. The best way to navigate the site is through our list of indexes. Learning Guides for each film describe its benefits and ... Read More »

Teaching with Youtube and Netflix

Lights, Camera,  Learn Do you remember getting excited when the teacher wheeled in the  the reel to reel movie projector cart (if you are close to my age).   The movies were on 8mm reels, even the dry ones were better than reading a boring textbook. Research supports children and adults learn and retain information that is presented to them visually ... Read More »

Youtube for Schools

All schools can now use the YouTube educational video site, youtube.com/education, without having to jump over Internet filtering hurdles. On this portion of the site, all comments are disabled and the only related videos are those that can be found in the Education portal of the site. The option has been created for parents, teachers, and administrators who fear children ... Read More »

Adam to Abraham: An Internet-Linked Unit Study


The first eleven chapters describe Creation, the Fall, the Flood, and the origin of nations. Genesis 12-50 is the ancestral story. The focus of this unit study is on Genesis 1-12 revealing Jesus in Genesis!Genesis 1-12 stories include the divine act that brings humanity and history into existence, and enables humanity to exist, multiply, diversify, and disperse upon the earth. Read More »

Apple Unit Study

Free Apple Unit Study Christian worldview. field trip planner, virtual field trips, Lessons, links, lideos, worksheets, coloring pages, and more. Read More »

What Do I Need to Get Started with Heart of Wisdom?

Begin by praying for wisdom. God will lead you. Those whom He calls, He equips. He knows what your children will face in the future, and He will give you what you need to educate them in the way they need to be educated. Trust God for what you need. When we rely on Him, we are on our way ... Read More »

Heart of Wisdom Homeschool Reviews

Here are some reviews. Please feel free to add your own below. Using HOW has been a life-changing experience for our entire family. We spend more time together in God’s Word and are growing in our understanding together! Learning Israel’s history has been a tremendous benefit to understanding all of history, past, present, and future. Also, learning about our Hebrew ... Read More »