Jen Wieber

About Jen

Jen Wieber graduated with a degree in Education in 2000. She's taught in the elementary school classroom as a certified teacher, specialized in multi-age classrooms, taught math to 6th grade middle school students, as well as numerous teacher training seminars, and braved the passenger seat as a Driver's Education Instructor.

These days, Jen is the teacher to her 3 daughters at home, helping them pursue their educational dreams and to become responsible, compassionate, contributing members of society, and to remember to change their socks at least twice a month. Each week, Jen also teaches writing to upper elementary and high school students in a Home School Co-op. All this is made possible by a supportive, hard-working husband, and less possibly, by a dog named Chester.

Book Review and Lesson: Alexander Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday

Posted by Jen Wieber on June 15, 2013

Follow me as I show you how I used the book, Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday, by Judith Viorst to implement a lesson about counting money. Kids can learn how to count change right along with the main character, Alexander!

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Magic Scrap: Classroom Trick

Posted by Jen Wieber on June 10, 2013

I wish I could say I invented this smart little game.

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Why We HomeSchool Our Kids

Posted by Jen Wieber on June 6, 2013

I get asked that question a lot.

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Home School Tips

The Best Place to Be

Posted by Jen Wieber on June 6, 2013

Kid-encourager. Laugh-partner. Enjoying life — together.

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