What is “Five in a Row”?

I’m going to be writing a lot of posts about our homeschooling, in particular our core curriculum called “Five in a Row”. I wanted to take a minute to explain what Five in a Row is, how it works and how we use it as our core for anyone who has never heard of it.

I first found FIAR when I was first getting started on Preschool with Hailey and a friend showed me her Before Five in a Row manual. I fell in love with it and was hooked instantly. This curriculum instills in children a passion for books and reading, which I feel is one of if not THE most important thing about school. I started with B4FIAR when my oldest (Hailey) was 3 years old and Braden was 1 and would sit along with us. Continue reading