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Melanie Wilson
Works at Psychowith6.com
Attended University of Missouri–Columbia
Lives in St. Louis
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Are you an amateur or professional home educator?
Hey homeschoolers! I read the book, Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield, this summer and it had a profound impact on me as a writer and curriculum publisher. But I found so much in the book that applies to us as homeschoolers. I want to share those lessons with you in this episode. But first I’d …
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How to Make Grammar Fun in Six Easy Steps
You can do it yourself or send your beginning readers to Grammar Galaxy.
#homeschooling   #grammar   #ihsnet  
How to Make Grammar Fun in 6 Easy Steps. Groans. That's how grammar lessons taught in the traditional way are usually greeted. And we can't blame our kids for dreading grammar. It can be dry and tedious. Skipping it isn't a good option, however. Grammar is important because it comprises a ...
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Could your kids' rooms or toy collections use some work? This episode of The Homeschool Sanity Show titled How to Teach Kids to Declutter may be just what you're looking for.
#organizingtips   #homeschool   #kids  
Hey Homeschoolers! Today’s topic isn’t a lesson kids can learn in a traditional school, but it’s an important life lesson for homeschoolers. Just watch one episode of Hoarders for motivation. But before we jump in, I would love to invite you to join me on Periscope. Every Tuesday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. Central, I record the …
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HOW TO HAVE PEACE IN YOUR HOME THIS YEAR
I share tips for establishing the organizing habit this year in a post for HeyDonna.com. If you're in need of peace, I hope it blesses you.

#Christian   #organization  
I want a peaceful home. You do, too. Nothing can so drain us as the conflict and stress that plague families. Because I am a Christian psychologist, you can imagine that I will encourage you to regularly pray for your family. 1 Timothy 2:1-2 confirms that prayer is a vital part of peaceful living. First …
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Planning a Valentine's party for your family, homeschool co-op, or Sunday School class? You'll love this ultimate list of Valentine's games for kids. Pin it and you'll never run out of ideas.
#homeschool   #valentines   #games  
My kids’ and my favorite memories of Valentine’s Day are the games we’ve played. Whether you play any of these 90+ games with your family, co-op, church, or in a classroom, you’ll be blessed. Be sure to pin this post and check out the other amazing Valentine’s posts in this Homeschool Days Blog Hop at the bottom of …
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7 Reading Strategies Beyond "Sound it Out!"
This is so helpful for emerging readers.
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7 Reading Strategies Beyond “Sound it Out!” Last week I shared my new language arts curriculum, Grammar Galaxy. It is for beginning readers. This guest post by my friend, Ashley White, will help you get your child ready for it! Be sure to subscribe to Mommy's Little Learners.
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How to Teach Language Arts the Fast, Easy & Fun Way
This all-important subject area doesn't have to take all of your teaching time, be difficult, or even boring. Check out my tips for making it fun, regardless of the curriculum you choose.
http://www.psychowith6.com/how-to-teach-language-arts-the-fast-easy-fun-way/
#homeschool   #languagearts   #curriculum   #ihsnet  
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We are completely in love with your Grammar Galaxy!! Thank you so much for creating this! My kids love it!
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HOW TO HOMESCHOOL THROUGH THE WINTER BLAHS
I bet I don't need to tell you that it's January! But winter homeschooling doesn't have to be harrowing. Check out these great tips from the #ihsnet  bloggers on the Homeschool Sanity Show podcast.
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Hey homeschoolers! As soon as the Christmas lights come down, I come down with the blahs. January and February aren’t my favorite months, but this year I’m determined to keep homeschooling right through the winter blahs. If you’d like to join me, listen to this episode for some great ideas from other homeschoolers who’ve survived …
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DOES GOD CARE IF WE'RE ORGANIZED?
I attempt to answer this question and others about the organizing habit in an interview with +Barb Raveling of The Christian Habits podcast.

#Christian   #organizingtips   #podcast  
I’m pretty passionate about organization. But does God share my passion for the subject? This is one of many questions I addressed in an interview with my friend and fellow podcaster, Barb Raveling. If you want to: get organized this year have more victory in areas you struggle enjoy more peace in your home you’ll …
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HOW TO HOMESCHOOL IN LESS TIME
What could you accomplish this year if you could spend less of your time actually homeschooling, but still educating your children? 

Use the tips in this episode of The Homeschool Sanity Show and you'll find out. 

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Hey homeschoolers! One reason you may be stressed in your homeschool is because of how much time it takes. If you feel like you would be a happier homeschooler if you could finish schooling in less time, this is the episode for you. Listen HERE or on ITUNES First, I’d like to ask you a favor. …
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Christian psychologist | homeschool | productivity
Introduction
Psychowith6: Sanity for homeschooling and life

Bragging rights
Have six kids. That's enough to brag about!
Education
  • University of Missouri–Columbia
    Psychology, 1989 - 1995
  • Concordia College, Moorhead
    Psychology, 1985 - 1989
  • South Dakota State University
    Psychology, 1985 - 1986
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Other names
Melanie Grafing
Work
Occupation
Author, Speaker
Skills
author, speaker
Employment
  • Psychowith6.com
    Owner, 2000 - present
  • Minirth Meier New Life Clinics
    Staff Psychologist, 1995 - 1998
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Currently
St. Louis