As the mother of eight children, I often struggled in the beginning of our homeschooling adventures with trying to teach each of the kids in each of their grade levels. This amounted to me repeating myself several times, but in different ways so each of the kids would grasp the topics, skills, or concepts I was teaching. When I was in my mid-thirties, I returned to college. I decided that I needed to merge my teaching time with the children in order to give myself time for my own learning. I began teaching subjects, such as astronomy, to all the children at once. I began by introducing the Continue Reading...This post may contain affiliate links. See my full disclosure policy.