Supplementing Our Homeschool with K5 Learning {Review}

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure Policy for more information. I don’t know about you, but I think extra practice in math and reading is always a good thing. We have been using the online program from K5 Learning to not only practice math and reading but spelling as well! They’ve […]

Ultimate Phonics Reading Program Review

Learning to read hasn’t come easy here in our house. With our kids’ special needs and developmental delays, there have been some challenges in this process. My husband also has reading challenges and struggled quite a bit with reading growing up. That’s why I was so interested in checking out the Ultimate Phonics Reading Program […]

Revisiting an Old Favorite in a New Way {ABeCeDarian Review}

A few years ago we had the opportunity to share our ABeCeDarian review. ABeCeDarian Company offers a reading program that addresses the key areas of phonemic awareness, phonics, and fluency. It was a new way for us to learn reading, and I was recently considering starting it with our youngest (age 6). When I was […]

Reading Intervention {MaxScholar Review}

Having a delayed reader, I am always on the lookout for helpful curricula and supplement programs. Generally our son does best with programs online. He is just more interested in them, and they keep him engaged, so I was glad for the opportunity to review MaxScholar which offers a variety of activities for students to […]

Talking Fingers Review

Due to our oldest son’s special needs he has had challenges with reading so although he is 9 and Read, Write & Type is geared for K-2, I knew this was something that would be ideal for him to try! This program from Talking Fingers Inc. covers spelling, phonics, reading and typing. It has special […]

IEW Primary Arts of Language Review

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. For more information please refer to my Disclosure Policy. Because of our kids’ special needs, teaching reading and writing has always been a challenge. We have experienced periods of advancement as well as regression. I had been intrigued by everything the Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) has to […]

Kids Have Fun Learning to Read with Red Apple Reading

Having young readers, we are always on the lookout for reading programs that encourage them in their path of learning to read. Reading is a challenge for our children due to their special needs, so a program that is encouraging and fun is extremely helpful! As a homeschooling mom, I’m always looking for great resources […]

Helping Our Kids Learn to Read with Essential Skills Advantage {Review}

We have a preschooler (age 4) taking an interest in learning to read as well as a 6 year old and 8 year old that are beginning readers. We were excited for the chance to review Essential Skills Advantage. It is a proven online reading and language learning program for grades K-6 that was developed […]

Learning Wrap-Ups Online Math and Reading Review

We had a chance to review from Learning Wrap ups. offers both Math and Reading for grades K-5. We have been using it with our two oldest children who are ages 6 and 8 but both at a 2nd grade Math level and late Kindergarten to early 1st Grade Level. Because our kids […]

Ooka Island {Review}

We had the chance to review Ooka Island, which is a fun Pre-K (starting as young as age 3) to 2nd Grade learn-to-read program for PC and Mac. It features a Home Edition, School Edition, and Homeschool Edition. It is a fun way for kids to learn phonics, phonemic awareness, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension. Their […]

Reading Kingdom Review

We had the chance to review Reading Kingdom with our daughter who is five years old. Reading Kingdom is recommended for children between the ages 4-10 or levels Preschool through 3rd Grade. It is also ideal for struggling readers or those with special needs. I decided to review it with our daughter because I realized […]

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