Where Have You Been?


This clever idea, submitted by a carschooling mom in Arkansas, is a great way for kids to keep track of all the different places they have been, and it’s especially ideal if you are traveling on a long road trip.

Before going on a car trip, she copies or prints a map of the […]

Become a Roadside Researcher

Did you know that not all historical markers are accurate?

Just as in history textbooks, mistakes are sometimes made in what is written in stone along the highway. Some markers have incomplete information, others are misleading, and still others are downright wrong. Encourage your road scholars to be roadside researchers. What is the topic of […]

18-Wheeler Chemistry

Some truckers haul hazardous materials and chemicals, and hazardous material codes are posted on these trucks to alert emergency service crews to the type of chemical being hauled. In the event of an accidental spill, crews can then take the necessary steps to protect people and the environment.

Your carschooler can use a code chart […]