Tag Archives: Recommended Resources

Coffee and Chat with the Special Needs Consultants–Q & A Series Q: How do I teach subjects to a child with global developmental delays?

Meet your HSLDA Special Needs/Early Childhood Specialist Consultant Krisa Winn. She is a homeschooling mom to two daughters. Krisa lives in Arkansas, where she enjoys gardening, watching old movies, and also loves to sing, play the piano, and leads worship at her church. Q: How do I teach reading, math, science, and other academic subjects […]

Very Newbery Memories

“I don’t read Newbery books,” a friend said. “They’re all sad.” The Newbery Medal, first awarded in 1922, is bestowed upon “the most distinguished American children’s book published the previous year.” These are books that tackle difficult subjects that most children’s books pretend don’t exist: loss, hope, poverty, courage, death, perseverance, and maturity. Obviously they’re […]

6 Games that Make Learning Fun

Looking for fun and educational gifts for your children? Here are some games that can light up your child’s executive functioning, language, and logic skills. Rally Up (ages 6 and up) Executive and cognitive functioning skills built: Focus and attention, visual perception, and processing speed. This game consists of 110 exotically illustrated cards which are […]