Veronica Soto

Veronica Soto

Posts by Veronica Soto
Mother of 6, foster parent to more, Veronica Soto holds Bachelor’s Degrees both in nursing and in education. A long time Sonlight user, she works with children who have a wide assortment of special needs from gifted to severe learning disabilities. In her spare time, she helps her husband run a mission in Mexico where they reside. Her passions are homeschooling and helping others both in health and education.

All Posts by Veronica Soto

Teaching Young Children How to Listen to Read-Alouds Teaching Young Children How to Listen to Read-Alouds // Aug 19, 2020
7 Keys to a Smoother Homeschool Day 7 Keys to a Smoother Homeschool Day // Aug 17, 2020
Can Parents Who Have ADHD Homeschool Their Children? Can Parents Who Have ADHD Homeschool Their Children? // Aug 05, 2020
Can I Homeschool My Child Who Has ADHD? Can I Homeschool My Child Who Has ADHD? // Jul 15, 2020
100 Things Worth Memorizing with Your Child 100 Things Worth Memorizing with Your Child // Jul 10, 2020
17 Scheduling Tips for Homeschooling the Very Large Family 17 Scheduling Tips for Homeschooling the Very Large Family // Jul 06, 2020
Ingenious Ways to Keep Younger Children Busy While Homeschooling Ingenious Ways to Keep Younger Children Busy While Homeschooling // Jun 29, 2020
Can I Homeschool? Practical Reassurance for Unsure Parents Can I Homeschool? Practical Reassurance for Unsure Parents // Jun 05, 2020
How Can Sonlight Expect Us to Read So Many Books at Once? How Can Sonlight Expect Us to Read So Many Books at Once? // Apr 24, 2020
5 Cleaning Strategies for the Busy Homeschool Mom 5 Cleaning Strategies for the Busy Homeschool Mom // Apr 20, 2020
Sonlight Helps You Shift from Pandemic Schooling to Homeschooling Sonlight Helps You Shift from Pandemic Schooling to Homeschooling // Apr 10, 2020
An Alternative to Chore Charts for Large Homeschool Families An Alternative to Chore Charts for Large Homeschool Families // Apr 06, 2020
The Ultimate Guide to Sonlight's Markable Map The Ultimate Guide to Sonlight's Markable Map // Mar 06, 2020
The Ultimate Guide to Timeline Figures for Homeschool History The Ultimate Guide to Timeline Figures for Homeschool History // Feb 26, 2020
Fast and Easy Extension Activities for Least of All 5 Fast and Easy Extension Activities for Least of All // Feb 24, 2020
11 Tips for Self-Care Through Exercise and Movement 10 Tips for Self-Care Through Exercise and Movement // Jan 10, 2020
10 Self-Care Resolutions for Eating Better as a Homeschool Mom // Jan 08, 2020
Why a Literature-Rich Homeschool Program Works for a Child with Dyslexia How a Literature-Rich Homeschool Works for a Child with Dyslexia // Sep 30, 2019
How to Homeschool the Auditory Learner How to Homeschool the Auditory Learner // Sep 23, 2019
How to Homeschool the Visual-Linguistic and Visual-Spatial Learner How to Homeschool the Visual-Linguistic and Visual-Spatial Learner // Sep 13, 2019
How to Homeschool the Tactile, Movement-Oriented, and Sensory-Seeking Child How to Homeschool the Tactile, Movement-Oriented, and Sensory-Seeking Child // Sep 09, 2019
Charlotte Mason's Ways Applied to a Modern Sonlight Homeschool Charlotte Mason's Ways Applied to a Modern Sonlight Homeschool // Aug 28, 2019
The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Homeschool Curriculum: A Guide for Nervous Newbies The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Homeschool Curriculum // Aug 16, 2019
Homeschool Arts and Crafts for the Parent Who Prefers Student-led Projects Homeschool Arts and Crafts for the Parent Who Prefers Student-led Projects // Jul 29, 2019
How We Tried 7 Homeschool Philosophies and Settled On Sonlight How We Tried 7 Homeschool Philosophies and Settled on Sonlight // Jul 26, 2019
8 Types of Portfolio Proof for the Literature-based Homeschool 8 Types of Portfolio Proof for the Literature-based Homeschool // Jul 24, 2019
6 Things to Know Before Teaching a Child How to Read at Home 6 Things to Know Before Teaching a Child How to Read at Home // Jul 12, 2019
10 Low-Key Ways to Add Spiritual Self-Care to Your Homeschool Day 7 Low-Key Ways to Add Spiritual Self-Care to Your Homeschool Day // Jul 03, 2019
7 Reasons Not to Teach Reading Early 7 Reasons Not to Teach Reading Early // Jun 21, 2019
The Ultimate Summer Bucket List of Life Skills for Homeschoolers The Ultimate Summer Bucket List of Life Skills for Homeschoolers // May 29, 2019
8 Ways to Finish Your Homeschool Year Strong // May 15, 2019
3 Ways to Keep Track of and Distinguish Characters in Read-Alouds 3 Ways to Keep Track of and Distinguish Characters in Read-Alouds // Apr 22, 2019
7 Keys for an Extraordinary Education at Home 7 Keys for an Extraordinary Education at Home // Apr 08, 2019
5 Reasons Not to Advance a Child to a Higher Level 5 Reasons Not to Advance a Child to a Higher Level // Mar 22, 2019
The Grade Level Dilemma for Gifted Kids Just Starting School The Grade Level Dilemma for Gifted Kids Just Starting School // Mar 06, 2019
How (and When) to Combine Children How and When to Combine Children in Your Homeschool // Mar 01, 2019
How to Make Homeschool Routines Automatic with Action Linking How to Make Homeschool Routines Automatic with Action Linking // Feb 20, 2019
7 Q&As for Homeschooling the Advanced Reader 7 Q&As for Homeschooling the Advanced Reader // Feb 13, 2019
Why You Probably Won't Do Every Sonlight Level & Why That's Okay Why You Probably Won't Do Every Sonlight Level & Why That's Okay // Feb 08, 2019
Fast and Easy Extension Ideas for The Boxcar Children Fast and Easy Extension Ideas for The Boxcar Children // Dec 19, 2018
Extension Activities for Winnie the Pooh Extension Activities for Winnie the Pooh // Nov 23, 2018
Extension Activities for James Herriot’s Treasury for Children Extension Activities for James Herriot’s Treasury for Children // Nov 12, 2018
How to Avoid the Crushing Cycle of Exhaustion as a Homeschool Mom How to Avoid the Crushing Cycle of Exhaustion as a Homeschool Mom // Oct 22, 2018
6 Reasons I Pre-read My Children's Books 4 Reasons I Pre-read My Children's Books // Oct 08, 2018
11 Tricks for Homeschooling the Strong-willed Child 11 Tricks for Homeschooling the Strong-willed Child // Oct 01, 2018
Jumping Dolphin Craft Plus More Extensions for Dolphin Adventure Jumping Dolphin Craft Plus More Extensions for Dolphin Adventure // Sep 17, 2018
Making Lunch a Bonus—Not an Interruption—to Your Homeschool Day Making Lunch a Bonus—Not an Interruption—to Your Homeschool Day // Sep 12, 2018
Mapping Wild Island: A Hands-on Project for My Father's Dragon // Aug 31, 2018
6 Extension Activities for Kids Who Love My Father’s Dragon 6 Extension Activities for Kids Who Love My Father’s Dragon // Aug 27, 2018
How to Make (and Use) a Loop Schedule for Homeschool How to Make and Use a Loop Schedule for Homeschool // Aug 24, 2018
Motor Memory: The Missing Piece for Kids with Bad Handwriting Motor Memory: The Missing Piece for Kids with Bad Handwriting // Aug 13, 2018
9 Ways to Motivate the Dawdling Teenager to Get Homeschool Done 9 Ways to Motivate the Dawdling Teenager to Get Homeschool Done // Aug 01, 2018
3 Clever Incentives to Motivate a Homeschool Dawdler 3 Clever Incentives to Motivate a Homeschool Dawdler // Jul 27, 2018
4 Ways Your Homeschool Curriculum May Encourage Dawdling 4 Ways Your Homeschool Curriculum May Encourage Dawdling // Jul 23, 2018
A Different Set of Bible Verses for the Exhausted, Burned Out Mom A Different Set of Bible Verses for the Exhausted, Burned Out Mom // Jul 20, 2018
How I Choose Sonlight Programs for a 4-Year High School Plan How I Choose Sonlight Programs for a 4-Year High School Plan // Jul 11, 2018
7 Myths About Dyslexia Every Homeschool Mom Needs to Know 7 Myths About Dyslexia Every Homeschool Mom Needs to Know // Jun 25, 2018
Why Sending Your Child to Public School Won’t Solve Your Problems Why Sending Your Child to Public School Won’t Solve Your Problems // Jun 18, 2018
4 Things to Drop From Homeschool When You’re Doing Too Much 4 Things to Drop From Your Homeschool When You’re Doing Too Much // Jun 13, 2018
When Your Child Wants to Go to School (Instead of Homeschooling) When Your Child Wants to Go to School (Instead of Homeschooling) // Jun 08, 2018
10 Reasons Why I Homeschool All Summer Long 10 Reasons Why I Homeschool All Summer Long // Jun 04, 2018
10 Brilliant Tips for Homeschooling Young Perfectionists • Prevent Meltdowns & Teach Them to Accept Mistakes 10 Brilliant Tips for Homeschooling Young Perfectionists // Feb 16, 2018
8 Ways to Use Your Summer for a Smooth New School Year 8 Ways to Use Your Summer for a Smooth New School Year // May 31, 2017
Nine Reminders for When I Think I'm Failing My Children by Homeschooling • homeschool doubts Nine Reminders for When I Think I'm Failing My Children by Homeschooling // May 26, 2017