The Homeschool Podcast
By Bex Buzzie
The Homeschool Podcast is a podcast that focuses on educating homeschool parents, teachers, and anyone who's looking to up-their learning with short hacks to age old activities. Why reinvent the wheel when you can take what YOU already know and level UP!
Episode 11 Season 1 Finale!!
Workbook for parents This is the final episode in season 1. All episodes are wrapped into one unit lesson plan and the if you listen to the end of the podcast you can find out how to get the unit lesson plan for free with lifetime free updates! Look out for my next podcast called Fireside chats with Bex Buzzie here I will be interviewing homeschool moms who have been doing this for 30+ years to CEO's who were homeschooled are attribute their success to that type of schooling, stay tuned!
December 01, 2021
Episode 10 Personification… Who??! What??!!
Fun to do with kids 5 years old to 9 years old with parents 10 and up can do on their own. So what is personification? In literary terms it is when we give non-human things human characteristics and attributes. So much fun to be had!! and you don't need lots a cash to do it with! Parents you can use this teaching method with any age and subject. Please let me know how you used this activity and email me at email@example.com
November 24, 2021
Episode 9 Detective Profiling
For 5 to 9 years old should be done with parent 10 years old and up can do it on their own. Hey Family! Here are the examples I used in the podcast. Hope this is all very insightful and encouraging YOU GOT THIS!!! https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1YPpX6HgI5OTHTylMfjROzhgZxtrfBPDnS8yTXOL_Yk8/copy
November 24, 2021
Episode 8 Cornell Sketchnotes! YES!!!
For 11 years old and up Adding sketchnotes in the top portion will be great for visual references and get their creative side going. This type of note taking also will trigger different processing power because they are not just passively taking information but are actively responding with what they are learning. Remember it will be a slow start please have patience it will be worth it. Link for Verbal to visual - https://youtu.be/pZgMpjjgCRA
November 23, 2021
theChat Episode 1 Sneak Preview with Robin Meadows
This is a Sneak Preview of Episode 1 theChat with Robin Meadows
November 23, 2021
Episode 7 Annotations to Cornell Notes!!
The Cornell method of notetaking offers several advantages. Not only will they have more organized notes. It allows students to quickly identify key words and key concepts from what they were studying. It gets the information into both short and long term memory by having them rewrite their highlights in their own words this will force them recall what they were reading.
November 21, 2021
Episode 6 Cornell Notes?!! What the...??
For 11 years old and up Linked below are some resources I used: Elementary: https://youtu.be/hshfOO0CZ00 Middle and High School: (the videos are just using science as example to show how Cornell notes are used in real time.) https://youtu.be/JrJt4QbFlP0 , https://youtu.be/w3pM5hEgBk4 College or University: https://youtu.be/nX-xshA_0m8
November 18, 2021
Episode 5 Word Walls
For 5 years old and up Word walls are Vocabulary pages your child can create that focusing on one word. Word wall samples https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1J07XnJFW107nify5d6fvsW-i62_kJtLU9E8Ytoslkfc/edit#slide=id.p Excel Sheet Word Wall Organizer https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1DhWqpEJAXQA79L202r73GsJORk3cR0hj3scqEv6InFY/edit#gid=984532576
November 09, 2021
Episode 4 Let's StoryBoard!!
For 8 years old an up Drawing, Drawing, and more Drawing! Storyboards are a great activity to sum up a unit or to measure comprehension of a concept you taught and synthesize learning since pictures is how we think and process information. Below are some resources!! Explanation of storyboards in Education https://youtu.be/LRfEohkJsqI Storyboard templates - https://www.canva.com/storyboards/templates/ Storyboard https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BzxmGy80L_g Storyboarding Article https://www.bustle.com/p/drawing-can-change-your-brain-in-these-7-ways-according-to-science-15522774 https://www.mozartsupplies.com/post/how-drawing-affects-your-brain
November 07, 2021
Episode 3 Sketchnote your Notes!!
For 8 years old and up This episode is about sketchnoting taking notes from verbal or written into visuals. Here are the websites I reference in the this podcast. Sketchnote Academy - https://courses.sketchnoteacademy.com/ Sketchnoting for beginners - https://youtu.be/y_fn2fpO5cU https://youtu.be/4ItcHag3agE http://geni.us/0jlmV Here is a free reading on Kelp Forests from Oceana https://oceana.org/marine-life/marine-science-and-ecosystems/kelp-forest Here is my website for other resources as well :) payhip.com/realed
November 05, 2021
NEW! Introduction to theChat with Bex
theChat is geared to help homeschool parents with the mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of homeschooling. You are now living a full life with everything added and we can't do this alone. SO get your coffee, tea, whatever beverage and sit back and get fed. See you at theChat!!
November 04, 2021
Episode 2 Annotating texts for better reading comprehension
This episode is for ages 8 and up Annotating is an interactive learning strategy that will help improve comprehension and retention of information. This technique is going to help build curiosity and teach them how to ask intentional questions. Annotations promote a deeper understanding of passages and encourage students to read with a purpose. As a teachers you can use annotations to emphasize crucial literacy skills like visualization, asking questions, and making inferences. The main thing is that your child becomes engaged and is interactive with their reading. Here are the links I mentioned in the podcast handout on reading comprehension tips for some examples https://www.n2y.com/blog/4-step-plan-for-central-idea-and-theme/ https://learningcenter.unc.edu/tips-and-tools/using-highlighters/ Take Care of your child's health and you'll be supporting this show Thank you! Nutrilite Multivitamins Nutrilite Probiotics
November 01, 2021
Episode 1 Introduction
This a Podcast is an introduction. I am your host Bex Buzzie a 20 year public school teacher now Founder and CEO of Real Ed products, host of Real Ed Talk podcast, bringing fun easy and high quality resources to homeschool parents. In this podcast I briefly go over some things I plan to bring to help and assist the homeschool parent on the journey to educating your child.
November 01, 2021