Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution

Biblical homeschooling, parenting, and family discipleship encouragement and advice. Yvette Hampton, producer of the feature-length documentary, Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution, is joined by co-host, Aby Rinella, and guests including cast members from the film, speakers, authors, pastors, educators, curriculum publishers, and REAL moms and dads with families and stories just like yours. Each show shares practical advice to help point our children to Christ, build a solid Biblical worldview, teach effectively, preserve our marriages, manage our homes, and approach child-rearing and discipline issues with a heart-centered focus that will result in confident, biblically-minded, wise, well-balanced adults.

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Thursday Feb 15, 2024


"You have to nurture each child's unique abilities while instilling the confidence to avoid unhealthy comparisons with more traditional schooling methods," - Crystal Coleman
Ready for an honest take on homeschooling and raising children in a Christ-centered home? Tune in to the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast with host Yvette Hampton and guest Crystal Coleman, who bring years of homeschooling experience and a candid approach to discussing the intricacies of education and parenting. In this episode, they confront the pressures homeschool moms face, from academic anxieties to societal skepticism. Crystal opens up about her transition from public school teaching to homeschooling, sharing personal stories that inspire and encourage. Tap into their discussion on socialization myths, how to deal with anxiety as a parent, and why confidence in your homeschooling decisions is critical. Don't miss valuable insights into intentional parenting and everyday spiritual guidance for your homeschooling journey.
Come back tomorrow for the rest of this important conversation.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Summit Ministries Student Conferences - Give your kids an unshakeable faith! Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
Discussion Questions:
1. How have you found that homeschooling offers flexibility and allows you to focus on tending to your children's hearts? What practices have helped you in this area?
2. In what ways can parents effectively share their faith with their children and set a godly example, while also recognizing the Holy Spirit's role in their kids' spiritual growth?
3. How do you cater to your children's different academic strengths in homeschooling, and what strategies do you use to foster individual development?
4. What advice would you give to new homeschool moms who are facing fears and uncertainties about their ability to educate their children?
5. What misconceptions about homeschooling have you encountered, and how do you address them with skeptical family members or friends?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
Summit Ministries - Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is a part of the Biblical Family Network and a proud member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Wednesday Feb 14, 2024


"You've got to take homeschooling one day at a time. Communicating with your spouse, seeking wisdom through scripture, and setting realistic daily goals help you not just survive but thrive." - Crystal Coleman
Join Yvette Hampton and special guest Crystal Coleman on the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast for an enriching conversation about the heart of homeschooling and Christian parenting. Former public school teacher turned homeschool mom, Crystal shares her insights on embracing the homeschool journey, balancing self-care with educational responsibilities, and nurturing her children's spiritual growth. Explore the importance of faith, the challenges of tailoring education to fit individual learning styles, and the rewards of hands-on learning. Whether you're a veteran home educator or considering homeschooling, this episode offers encouragement, laughs, and practical tips for homeschooling moms seeking to raise children in the light of the Gospel. Tune in to learn how to prioritize spiritual growth, face the misconceptions about socialization in homeschooling, and find peace in trusting the Lord through it all.
Come back tomorrow for the rest of this important conversation.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Summit Ministries Student Conferences - Give your kids an unshakeable faith! Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
Discussion Questions:
1. How have you found that homeschooling offers flexibility and allows you to focus on tending to your children's hearts? What practices have helped you in this area?
2. In what ways can parents effectively share their faith with their children and set a godly example, while also recognizing the Holy Spirit's role in their kids' spiritual growth?
3. How do you cater to your children's different academic strengths in homeschooling, and what strategies do you use to foster individual development?
4. What advice would you give to new homeschool moms who are facing fears and uncertainties about their ability to educate their children?
5. What misconceptions about homeschooling have you encountered, and how do you address them with skeptical family members or friends?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
Summit Ministries - Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is a part of the Biblical Family Network and a proud member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Monday Feb 12, 2024


"I knew when I was pregnant that I wanted to homeschool. I realized I had the opportunity to redeem my education and grow alongside my children." - Crystal Coleman
Dive into the realities of being a homeschool mom with Yvette Hampton and her long-time friend Crystal Coleman on this heartfelt episode of the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast. With over 20 years of friendship and shared homeschooling experiences, they delve into the integration of Christian principles into daily life with their children. Crystal, a homeschooling mom who transitioned from a career in public school teaching, offers advice on taking things one day at a time, handling academic struggles, and the importance of a supportive community. The discussion ranges from light-hearted anecdotes about the friendship between their daughters to serious reflections on overcoming parenting regrets. Listen in as these two "regular homeschool moms" provide wisdom, encouragement, and a powerful reminder to rely on the Lord for guidance in homeschooling. 
Come back Wednesday and Thursday for the rest of this important conversation.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Summit Ministries Student Conferences - Give your kids an unshakeable faith! Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
Discussion Questions:
1. How have you found that homeschooling offers flexibility and allows you to focus on tending to your children's hearts? What practices have helped you in this area?
2. In what ways can parents effectively share their faith with their children and set a godly example, while also recognizing the Holy Spirit's role in their kids' spiritual growth?
3. How do you cater to your children's different academic strengths in homeschooling, and what strategies do you use to foster individual development?
4. What advice would you give to new homeschool moms who are facing fears and uncertainties about their ability to educate their children?
5. What misconceptions about homeschooling have you encountered, and how do you address them with skeptical family members or friends?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
Summit Ministries - Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is a part of the Biblical Family Network and a proud member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Thursday Feb 08, 2024


"One of the keys in raising teenagers is even if they're good and they're compliant, we still need to be in tune with where they're at emotionally, mentally, we need to be checking in." - Nanette Brown
In this episode of the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast, Yvette Hampton and Nanette Brown discuss the challenging yet rewarding journey of foster care and adoption. Nanette shares her personal story of how she and her family got involved in foster care, highlighting the impact it had on their family and homeschooling experience. She offers valuable insights into navigating the foster care system and provides encouragement for families considering foster care or adoption.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Raising Kids To Be Leaders YouTube Channel
Instagram - @a_nanette_brown
"Homeschooling is a Powerful Tool" - Nanette and Rod Brown in Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution
Summit Ministries Student Conferences - Give your kids an unshakeable faith! Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
Discussion Questions:
1. Do you have any friends of family, or is your family involved in foster care or adoption? How has that experience impacted your view of leadership and service?
2. What are some ways that fostering leadership in children can be linked to actively serving others, such as through foster care or adoption?
3. How do you think serving and supporting foster families can impact the lives of the children and the families involved? Have you seen examples of strong church or community support for foster families?
4. Nanette highlighted the importance of support and connections with other foster parents and organizations. Have you observed the power of support networks and community resources in easing the challenges of foster care and adoption, or in your homeschool journey?
5. What role does faith play in the decision to become a foster parent or adopt? How might faith and trust in God's provision impact the journey of fostering or adopting children, especially those with complex needs?
6. Nanette mentioned the value of creating strategies and setting expectations when incorporating new children, whether through fostering or adoption. How important do you believe these strategies and expectations are for maintaining a healthy family dynamic?
7. What encouragement can you draw from Nanette's experience and insights into the challenges and rewards of foster care and adoption? How might her story influence your perspective on serving and leading in this way?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
Summit Ministries – Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st. 
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is proud to be a member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Wednesday Feb 07, 2024


"One of the keys in raising teenagers is even if they're good and they're compliant, we still need to be in tune with where they're at emotionally, mentally, we need to be checking in." - Nanette Brown
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast welcomes Nanette Brown to share her insights into nurturing the next generation of leaders. Tune in as host Yvette Hampton and Nanette explore the L.E.A.D.E.R. vision for cultivating leadership through faith and service. This episode offers an authentic look at homeschooling challenges, the emotional journey of parenting teenagers, and the life-changing power of mentorship. Learn how ordinary people can achieve the extraordinary in raising children with a heart for God and others, and be encouraged by Nanette's personal anecdotes and strategies for fostering growth. Whether you're a homeschool parent or seeking to instill leadership qualities in your kids, you'll find invaluable guidance here.
Come back tomorrow for the rest of this important conversation.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Raising Kids To Be Leaders YouTube Channel
Instagram - @a_nanette_brown
"Homeschooling is a Powerful Tool" - Nanette and Rod Brown in Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution
Summit Ministries Student Conferences - Give your kids an unshakeable faith! Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
Discussion Questions:
1. How can parents foster a sense of servant leadership in their children, following the L.E.A.D.E.R. acronym Nanette discusses?
2. What are some specific ways parents can involve their teenagers in church or community activities to help them develop leadership skills?
3. In what ways can family Bible time and prayer become more engaging for children, especially as they navigate the various stages of their development?
4. What strategies can homeschool parents employ to be more in tune with their children’s emotional needs, especially during the challenging teenage years?
5. Discuss the importance of having influential figures in a child's life outside of the parents. How can these relationships shape a child’s growth and leadership qualities?
6. What are the challenges of nurturing both natural leaders and those who tend to follow, and how can parents ensure they are giving their children what they need to thrive in their roles?
7. How can parents maintain their sense of purpose and resolve feelings of inadequacy when they face doubts about their homeschooling efforts?
8. Based on the inspiring story Nanette shared, how can parents encourage and support children who might show unexpected leadership qualities, and what does this tell us about recognizing each child’s unique gifts?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
Summit Ministries - Summit Ministries Student Conferences give teens and young adults reasons to trust the biblical foundation you’ve laid for them. Get a $200 discount on their in-person conference by using code SCHOOLHOUSE24 at checkout. And receive an additional $200 off with their Early Bird Discount when you register by March 31st.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is proud to be a member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Monday Feb 05, 2024


"The greatest leader is the greatest servant" - Nanette Brown
Nanette Brown joins Yvette Hampton for a transformative conversation on the L.E.A.D.E.R. framework – a powerful acronym that stands for Love the Lord, Encourage in God's word, Ask God in prayer, Depend on the Lord, Evangelize, and Rest in the Lord. Discover practical tips for raising children who are not only grounded in faith but also poised to be exemplary leaders. Nanette, a seasoned homeschooling mom, shares her wisdom on guiding both naturally inclined leaders and followers, involving children in church activities, and the vital role of influential figures in kids' lives. If you’re eager to inspire leadership in your children and cultivate a heart for service and giving, this episode is a must-listen!
Come back Wednesday and Thursday for the rest of this important conversation.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Raising Kids To Be Leaders YouTube Channel
Instagram - @a_nanette_brown
"Homeschooling is a Powerful Tool" - Nanette and Rod Brown in Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution
Lifeschooling Vision Planner
Discussion Questions:
1. How can parents foster a sense of servant leadership in their children, following the L.E.A.D.E.R. acronym Nanette discusses?
2. What are some specific ways parents can involve their teenagers in church or community activities to help them develop leadership skills?
3. In what ways can family Bible time and prayer become more engaging for children, especially as they navigate the various stages of their development?
4. What strategies can homeschool parents employ to be more in tune with their children’s emotional needs, especially during the challenging teenage years?
5. Discuss the importance of having influential figures in a child's life outside of the parents. How can these relationships shape a child’s growth and leadership qualities?
6. What are the challenges of nurturing both natural leaders and those who tend to follow, and how can parents ensure they are giving their children what they need to thrive in their roles?
7. How can parents maintain their sense of purpose and resolve feelings of inadequacy when they face doubts about their homeschooling efforts?
8. Based on the inspiring story Nanette shared, how can parents encourage and support children who might show unexpected leadership qualities, and what does this tell us about recognizing each child’s unique gifts?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is proud to be a member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

Thursday Feb 01, 2024


"Create opportunities for your children to understand their love languages and appreciate their inherent differences. Make togetherness intentional." - Sherri Seligson
Sibling rivalry is common, but how do we as homeschooling parents guide our children to build strong and lasting relationships with each other? Yvette Hampton sits down with Sherri Seligson, homeschool mom, marine biologist, and seasoned curriculum writer, to discuss strategies for nurturing sibling bonds and managing conflicts within the homeschool environment. From the importance of group activities to the role of forgiveness, this episode is a treasure trove of insights for any parent seeking to foster unity and cooperation among siblings. Learn practical tips on tailoring discipline, understanding personality differences, and creating a family culture that honors uniqueness. Whether your children share rooms or interests, Yvette and Sherri cover the challenges and joys of guiding siblings to be each other's keepers beyond the homeschool years.
Has the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast been a blessing to you? Support from our listeners allows us provide resources, support, and encouragement to homeschooling families around the world. Would you please consider a year-end gift to support the Schoolhouse Rocked ministry?
Recommended Resources:
Podcast Note-Taking Guide
Get Sherri’s Science Curriculum from Apologia
More from Sherri Seligson on the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast
Lifeschooling Vision Planner
Discussion Questions:
1. How does homeschooling provide unique opportunities for fostering strong sibling relationships?
2. When dealing with sibling rivalry, what strategies did Sherri Seligson find most effective in encouraging cooperation and kindness among her children?
3. How did Sherri balance acknowledging the individual needs of each child while supporting a sense of unity and teamwork within the family?
4. Can you share an example where sibling conflicts led to important growth or learning moments in your family?
5. According to Sherri, why is immediate obedience from children crucial, and what are some effective ways to teach it?
6. How do Sherri's experiences with marine biology and her scientific background influence her approach to parenting and sibling dynamics?
7. Discuss the role of forgiveness in sibling relationships. How do you model and teach forgiveness to your children?
8. What are some practical ways to integrate lessons from 1 Corinthians:13 into daily interactions between siblings?
9. How can parents help their children understand and appreciate their siblings' different personality traits and behavioral styles?
10. What advice does Sherri have for parents who are striving to build a long-lasting support network for their children, ensuring they maintain strong bonds into adulthood?
 
📚📖 Ready to start homeschooling? 🏠📓
🍿 Stream Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution 🍿 for FREE today and get the 📖 Homeschool Survival Kit 📖 delivered to your inbox immediately!
❤️ ❤️ ❤️ Are you in need of a fresh vision for your homeschool? Join us for 4 days of Homeschool Encouragement at the Homegrown Generation Family Expo. Use the coupon code PODCAST to save 25% on registration today! 
Be the most popular mom in your co-op. Get your Schoolhouse Rocked merch here.
SPONSORS:
CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.
BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.
Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.
The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast is proud to be a member of the Christian Podcast Community.
 
Connect with us:
@schoolhouse_rocked on Instagram
Schoolhouse Rocked on Facebook
Schoolhouse Rocked on YouTube
@SRHomeschool on Twitter
Schoolhouse Rocked Website (Blog, Newsletter, Support, Store, Movie, and More!)

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Download your FREE Homeschool Survival Kit. Whether you are just starting out or you are a homeschool veteran, this 72-page ebook will give you the practical resources and encouragement to homeschool with excellence!

Listen to the Homeschool Insights Podcast. From the creators of Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution, Homeschool Insights gives you practical, Biblical, home education and parenting encouragement and resources in under ten minutes a day. Hosted by Yvette Hampton, each show features the advice of Christian education experts, authors, speakers, curriculum publishers, and homeschool veterans, to help you disciple the hearts of your children for the glory of God!

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CTCMath - CTCMath specializes in providing online video tutorials that take a multi-sensory approach to learning. Creative graphics and animation, synchronized with the friendly voice of internationally acclaimed teacher, Pat Murray, make learning math easy and effective. Start your free trial today.

BJU Press Homeschool provides complete curriculum for preschool through 12th grade with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Education from a Christian worldview reshapes how children see the world. BJU Press materials teach Christ's power and lordship through the Big Story of creation.

The Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) equips teachers and teaching parents with methods and materials which will aid them in training their students to become confident and competent communicators and thinkers. Using the Structure and Style™ writing method, IEW will give you the ability to fill young minds with language-building skills, laying the groundwork for a lifetime of excellent writing.

Apologia – Apologia is a Christ-centered, award-winning homeschool curriculum provider. Our mission is to help homeschooling students and families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith through our print and digital curriculum and online classes.

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