We need something different for Math. It needs to be something that I can monitor. We have used Math-U-See on and off for years. The kids learned but not as consistently as I would like. This is not their issue but mine. I get so busy that waiting until tomorrow to correct todays paper ends up being a week without math. This is no way to make progress. I asked a friend to review Ron Paul's curriculum and part of the response was that he was very happy with IXL for math and for basic grammar. I looked into it and I like that there is an audio version that reads the question out loud with a push of a button.
What am I getting for my money? Anyone can use IXL just visit the site as a guest. The site will not keep track of your work. When you pay into the access it then tracks it all and generates reports. The site keeps track of the amount of time spent working as well. This is the part that I like. I know the kids will make progress and remember more as we establish the habit of spending 30 minutes each day working on it. My only problem with this site is that it just drills. I feel that this is a I made them all start at thebeginning and we are working 30 minutes each day. Right now was are building the habit.