The Homeschooling Saints Podcast
SaintCards: An Ingenious New Game

SaintCards: An Ingenious New Game

October 28, 2020

Episode 55: SaintCards! An Ingenious New Game

Wouldn’t you love a game that would bring your family together and get everyone having a great time, while effortlessly learning about the saints? Today’s guest, David Williams, is the co-creator of SaintCards, An Ingenious New Game. You’ll love this.

Find SaintCards here: https://www.saintcards.com/
$5.00 Discount Code: HOMESCHOOL5
($5 off through Dec. 31, 2020)
CCC 828: saints and renewal
Note spelling of “Loci Method”

Today’s Short Feature: A.J. Cattapan, Books & Blessings
Topic: Tiger Queen, by Annie Sullivan

http://www.ajcattapan.com/

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

How to Foster Religious Vocations in Your Homeschool

How to Foster Religious Vocations in Your Homeschool

October 21, 2020

Episode 54: How to Foster Religious Vocations in Your Homeschool

Did you know that Catholic homeschoolers are producing a remarkable harvest of religious vocations? Today’s guest is the mother of a cloistered sister. Ana Braga-Henebry is here to share some wonderful insights on How to Foster Religious Vocations in Your Homeschool.

CONTACT ANA: at her blog, Ana Braga-Henebry’s Journal
http://anabragahenebrysjournal.blogspot.com/

Today’s Short Feature:
Chantal Howard, From Ideal to Real
Topic: The Wheat and the Weeds

Find Chantal here: https://www.chantal-howard.com/
https://www.aromarosary.com/

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

 

Math is Just Plain Good for You!

Math is Just Plain Good for You!

October 14, 2020

Episode 53: Math is Just Plain Good for You!

After Would you like a great answer to your child’s question—“Mom! Why do I have to do math?” Our guest today, Marie Siobhan Gallagher, believes Math is Just Plain Good for You! After this episode, you’ll be convinced, too.

Find Marie Siobhan here: mariesiobhangallagher@hotmail.com or call 516-655-3395

Kahn Academy for instant feedback https://www.khanacademy.org/ ExtraMath.com instead feedback—not overwhelming https://xtramath.org/#/home/index

Kumon workbooks/centers (drills) https://kumonbooks.com/

Saxon Math (textbook) https://www.hmhco.com/programs/saxon-math

Teaching Textbooks (videos/online) http://www.teachingtextbooks.com/

Math U See (manipulatives) https://www.mathusee.com/

Singapore Math https://www.singaporemath.com/

Math for the Gifted Student https://www.amazon.com/Math-Gifted-Student-Challenging-Activities/dp/1411434366

Mathcounts.org https://www.mathcounts.org/

Math Olympiad https://www.moems.org/

Life of Fred Mathematics https://www.lifeoffred.uniquemath.com/

Today's Short Feature: Celeste Behe The Homeschool Housefly: Topic: Snack Time! http://celestebehe.com/

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

 

How Read-Alouds Can Bless Your Family in Times of Suffering

How Read-Alouds Can Bless Your Family in Times of Suffering

October 7, 2020

Episode 52: How Read-Alouds Can Bless Your Family in Times of Suffering

For most of us, captivating stories have long blessed our homeschools. But did you know that in times of intense suffering, reading aloud to your children can have an amazing impact? Today’s guest is someone I’m extremely proud of, a former student and author, Grace Anne, here to tell us about her new book, “The Winter Elf” and How Read-Alouds Can Bless Your Family in Times of Suffering.

Find Grace Anne and her book here:

Website: TheWinterElf.com
Instagram: @GraceAnneOriginals
Facebook/GraceAnneOriginals

Today’s Short Feature: Dan Louzonis
https://www.einsteinblueprint.com/
https://kidsgetrich.com/book

 

Thank you to the following contributors who made this podcast possible:

Our Sponsor HomeschoolConnections.com

Homeschooling Saints Theme Music Composed by Taylor Kirkwood

Intro voice Dave Palmer radio personality and author of St. Thomas Aquinas for Everyone

Our host Lisa Mladinich

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