Alicia says, “…you can literally use these anywhere: in church, on car rides, waiting for dinner to arrive at a restaurant, and of course, during school time!” Read the rest of her review at Learning Well Community.
Love says, “I love watching my baby girl using Wikki Stix and her hands to shape alphabet letters. Not only she learns her ABC letters but also she uses her imagination when creating things that starts with the letter “A”. It is a perfect ABC activity for preschoolers.” Read the rest of her review at Munchkin Time.
Emily says, “Alexis is a hands-on learner. However she doesn’t necessarily like when I try to teach her how to write her letters. With Wikki Stix, she looks at it as something she cam do independently. As she uses her fine motor skills to bend the slightly tacky stix, she is learning how to shape letters without the frustration of having to have mommy help her with a pen/pencil.” Read more of her review at Mommyhood Moments.
Laura says, “The Wikki Stix were a lot of fun and introduced a fantastic sensory aspect to learning the letters. I am very impressed with the durability of the Wikkies and we will incorporate them into our preschool program.” Read the rest of her review at Homeschooling Five.
Jess says, “…one of my favorite things about Timberdoodle curriculum is that it is FUN and the girls don’t necessarily see it as “doing schoolwork.” Wikki Stix Alphabet totally fits into that category! The girls love it and choose it during free play time, in addition to when we work it into school time.” Read the rest of her review at Educating Everywhere.
Renee didn’t love Wordsmithy. She shares her honest thoughts on Little Earthling Blog. She says, “This book does indeed cover seven topics to help with writing. There is no homework, so for the right student, this just might be a great choice.”
A Guest Post by Jean Soyke. We’re often asked if Spelling You See uses phonics to teach spelling. Learn how Spelling You See’s use of phonics differs from most other programs. It’s fun to be at a homeschooling convention and watch someone leaf through a Spelling You See book for the first time. The puzzled looks are often followed by questions such as: • Where are the lists? • How do you know which words to teach? • Are there tests? • Does this program use phonics to teach spelling? Are Phonics Taught in Spelling You See? The last question […]
Are you looking for a way to work on grammar with your child? Or maybe a way to refresh grammar rules for yourself? Then you should check out Easy Grammar Plus. But don’t take it from me. Let Mommy Octopus tell you about it over on her blog review. She said, “We highly recommend Easy Grammar. I’ve seen huge improvements in my children’s writing and they understand more about grammar from using this book….,” but had a lot of other things to say about it too. So click here and head over to read the rest to learn more about it […]