Using Music to Memorize Geography

We all know the experience of recalling the words to a song that we haven’t sung or heard in decades. This is particularly true with music we hear as young children. The child’s brain is a powerful sponge on its own. And music presented to a child is quickly absorbed like water. Music is a powerful medium to harness the brain. When we put information into a melody and rhythm, the brain retains the information Continue Reading →

Big List of Free Online Geography Resources

After crowding my browser with a million bookmarks, I started this list for my own home school and now I’m sharing it with you. Bookmark this page and check back often. Whenever I find something special, I’ll add it here. I don’t use all these resources all the time and I don’t expect you to either. After all, I like a no-fuss, no-prep approach. Consider your current geography study and browse the list based on Continue Reading →