Teaching Learners With Down Syndrome to Read and Write

Learners with Down Syndrome can and should learn to read and write! courtesy of Terry Brown Students are not taught as capable learners when they are taught in a way that doesn’t fit how their brain works. Terry Brown, author and creator of the So Happy to Learn curriculum, has taught hundreds of students with …

Switching Gears Mid-Year

Switching Gears Mid-Year | Episode 26

Grab the Flamingo Feathers Newsletter There’s nothing wrong with switching things up in the middle of your homeschool year. In this first episode of Season 2, I share why our family is not just changing homeschool curriculum, but also how we approach everything as we delve into Charlotte Mason’s educational method.  This is an off-the-cuff …

Let's talk about math for special needs homeschoolers, Flamingo Feathers podcast for special needs homeschooling

Let’s Talk About Math | Episode 14

Let’s Talk About Math! Teaching math to our special needs homeschoolers. Does that cause frustration and headache for you? It seems like math is a very polarizing topic. It’s either something that homeschooling moms love, or it’s something we avoid. In this episode, I shared four different math curriculums that have helped my special learners, …

Are you wanting to teach your child with special needs how to read? Top 5 Curriculums to teach your child with learning disabilities how to read. Flamingo Feathers podcast episode 7.

My 5 Favorite Curriculums To Teach Your Kids With Learning Disabilities How To Read | Episode 7

Teach Your Kids With Learning Disabilities How Read With These Curriculum Choices I think teaching a child to read is one of homeschooling’s big rewards. Every child is different, and every child’s reading ability is different as well. But I want to encourage you if you have been discouraged, feeling like your child will never …