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Empowering Homeschool Conversations with Little Monsters Universe

Little Monsters Universe founder, Tina, was a recent guest on the Empowering Homeschool Conversations podcast. The episode, titled "Science at Home: A Homeschool Parent's Guide to Integrating STEM into Everyday Life," delves into the world of science education for homeschoolers. The goal of the episode was to discuss making complicated,...

Top 10 Virtual Field Trips for Homeschoolers

Homeschooling offers a unique opportunity for students to learn beyond the confines of a traditional classroom. With the power of the internet, homeschoolers can embark on virtual field trips to explore museums, historical landmarks, natural wonders, and much more. These experiences make learning engaging and help students develop a deeper...

Exploring Nature’s Classroom: Outdoor Science Activities for Homeschooling

Homeschooling provides a unique opportunity to tailor education to the individual needs and interests of your child. If you've got a science-loving, nature-crazy student, we've got some cool ideas for you. At Little Monsters Universe, we are dedicated to creating nature-inspired science-based homeschooling. Dive into this article, where the homeschool experts...

Homeschooling and Socialization: Debunking the Myths

One of the most common concerns of homeschooling is the impact it may have on a child's socialization. Critics argue that homeschooling isolates children from their peers and inhibits their social development. This is untrue. In this article, the homeschool experts at Little Monsters Universe will challenge these misconceptions and...

Exploring Science: Four More Essential Skills to Help Children Think Like A Scientist

At Little Monsters Universe, we believe in creating lifelong learners through science-based homeschooling. In this article, we explore how to enhance your homeschool science lessons through investigation and analysis practices.  The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) advocate for inquiry-based approaches, emphasizing science and engineering practices that guide students in understanding and...

My Experience on the “Homeschool Our Way” Podcast

About a year ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Elan, a like-minded entrepreneur, as we both embarked on our journeys to support and empower homeschooling families. Our shared passion for education and creating valuable resources for parents and students brought us together. I was thrilled to be invited as...

My Journey into Teaching Science

Remember those days in school when science felt boring and disconnected? The endless textbooks and worksheets seemed to suck the excitement out of learning. I can certainly relate. Science had always seemed like an impenetrable fortress, with its complex concepts and abstract theories, until two remarkable teachers changed my perception...

Teaching Science: Four Essential Investigation and Analysis Practices Every Homeschool Student Should Know

Science education has evolved beyond rote memorization. Homeschool science teaching now embraces hands-on learning that encourages young minds to engage with the natural world. The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) advocate for inquiry-based approaches, emphasizing science and engineering practices that guide students in understanding and explaining natural phenomena. These practices...