I am very excited to announce that I was recently added to the 2018 Homeschool Review Crew, which is a division of The Old Schoolhouse Magazine. Seven months ago when I created Homework and Horseplay I had no idea how many opportunities it would bring to my family. I am extremely thankful to join this great group of homeschoolers. I look forward to sharing more reviews with all of you this year. For my first task as part of the Review Crew I was given a Yearly Membership to to review. Continue reading “ Review”

Bloco Birds of Prey Review

Welcome to Homework and Horseplay. Today I am sharing my Bloco Birds of Prey Review. We received this product from Timberdoodle a few days ago, and Jack could barely wait for Julia to get back from Detroit so they could get to work! Poor guy spent a lot of time just checking out the box. Continue reading “Bloco Birds of Prey Review”

Easy Grammar Review

Brace yourself….
This may be the first negative review of Easy Grammar you have read!

I have used this program two different times now, and I will never use it again. My children are not typically complainers when it comes to school, but Kenten and Julia spent MOST of this past year complaining about their grammar work. Continue reading “Easy Grammar Review”

Singapore Math Review

If you have been homeschooling for awhile, or even if you just started looking into homeschooling chances are you have at the very least heard of Singapore Math. When we started our homeschool journey in 2011, we quickly decided to try out the Primary Mathematics: U.S. Edition from Singapore Math. There were so many good reviews about the program and it was very affordable. Continue reading “Singapore Math Review”