Motivating the Reluctant Learner

A Production of the Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

How to Motivate Reluctant Learners; Homeschool Sanity Show podcastKids who are reluctant to learn try a mother’s patience, don’t they? Listen in this week to this episode in which my Periscope viewers and I share tips for motivating reluctant learners.

Teaching Tip of the Week

@DawnKeeton_ on Periscope recommended the monthly cooking kit, Rad Dish.

The Organized Homeschool Challenge of the Week

This week we are cleaning out the pantry by making meals with orphaned items. You can find the free printable and the Plan to Eat affiliate link at this link. You can find the free meal planning ebook mentioned here. Subscribers to Psychowith6 already have the meal plan in the Subscriber Freebies folder at the bottom of your email.

Show Notes

Gifted Hands by Ben Carson

Homeschool Sanity on Facebook

Action Steps

  1. Investigate the reason for the reluctance.
  2. Inspire your child.
  3. Control the intensity of the work.

Periscoper Tips

Brandy (@OurThriftyHome) of Our Thrifty Home

Lara Marriott (@LaraMarriott) of

Next Week On The Show

What to do if your child wants to go to school.