HOP – New Version Review

Keith Wilcox reviews and compares the new version of the reading system Hooked on Phonics.  You can read the full article at Hooked on Phonics: Retooled Experience.

Neil Wilcox Reading

This is Neil Wilcox reading a page from his book.  He has finished all the Hooked on Phonics levels and now is an independent reader.  The book he is reading now is “I, Fredy”.  Neil is 6 years old and reading at a 5th grade level.  You can read more about how he learned to read at Hooked on Phonics: Master Reader (with videos).

HOP Master Reader Computer program

Keith Wilcox demonstrates how the computer CD of the HOP: Master reader program works. Read the complete article at Hooked on Phonics: Master Reader (with videos).

HOP Master Reader Pack

This is Keith Wilcox showing the components of the Hooked on Phonics: Master Reader program.  He shows how it works and how he uses it to homeschool his kids.  Read teh fulll article at Hooked on Phonics: Master Reader (with videos).

Swimming at Topeka, KS

Neil and Alan swimming at hotel pool in Topeka, KS. During our last day of our summer vacation they were enjoying of a nice pool. During the vacation Alan became quite good a swimming. You can see my related articles regading this video at Learning to Swim and When in Rome — Adapt.

Alan reading

Alan Wilcox gives another demonstration of his reading abilities improvement. He is being homeschooled and he is only 5 years old.  You can read the full article at Reading Progress: 5 Year Old Alan.

Sledding in Boulder, CO

Keith, Neil and Alan Wilcox sledding in a hill near the University of Colordo on Dec 2, 2009. Lots of fun!  You can read the full article at Sledding: Jolly Good Fun!

Hooked on Phonics: Teaching my Kids

Actual lesson with Hooked on Phonics. My 5 year old is reading at the second grade level. I am proud to home school my two boys. See full article at Anybody Can do it With Hooked on Phonics

Hooked on Phonics: From Kindergarten to Master Reader

Keith Wilcox describes the Hooked on Phonics products he uses to home school his 5 and 6 year old kids.  You can read more about the learning process and results at Anybody Can do it With Hooked on Phonics

Homeschooling Schedule

This is the schedule Keith Wilcox uses for his homeschooling program.  You can also read more about Keith’s homeschooling at How I Homeschool.

How to brew tea

This vidoe is a complement the article Starting to Get Fit: Hydration.  In this video Keith Wilcox describes how lose-leaf tea is brewed.

Preparing Matcha

You can read more about this video at How to Prepare Matcha.

Neil and Alan Biking

Read the full article at Learning to Ride a Bike.

Talking about funerals

Keith Wilcox interviews his kids, Neil and Alan, about their upcoming trip to NC to the funeral of their great-grandma.  You can read more about this at Death: It Happens.

Interviewing Alan

Keith Wilcox interviews his 5 eyar old son, Alan Wilcox.  He asks questions about his name, schooling, and what sorts of things he wants to be when he grows older.  It’s nice to see the world from the eyes of a child.  To read the related article go to Interviewing The Kids.