Hi, I'm Cait.

I'm a school psychologist, mom to three amazing kiddos, and an unexpected homeschooler. I truly believe that homeschooling can be *almost* all fun and games!

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Caitlin Fitzpatrick Curley, MA/CAGS, owner My Little Poppies: Suddenly, unexpectedly, homeschooling... and enjoying the ride!

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You want to meet your kiddo's unique learning needs, but those traditional approaches aren't working.

You are not alone.

Traditional homeschool methods don't always work for those outside-the-box kids. 

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I am a gameschooler.

Would you like to play more games with your children and and still accomplish all those homeschool "must dos"?

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I'm just here for the books, Cait.

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7-Day Gameschool Kickstart challenge!

Add more play to your homeschool day with our 7-Day Gameschool Kickstart Challenge. All you need is a deck of cards! Adding more play can transform your homeschool environment for the better!

10-Day "Coffee and Books" Read-Aloud Challenge!

Your daily read-aloud is the most important part of your *entire* homeschool day. This challenge will help you to craft a simple, sustainable read-aloud routine that honors your unique family.

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It's true! Homeschooling really can be almost all fun and games!


Are you the parent of a gifted or twice-exceptional child? You are not alone.

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The Lazy Homeschooler's Guide to Unit Studies


Learn how to create super-simple, effective, and completely engaging unit studies that the whole family will love.

Embrace those rabbit holes and surrender to delight-driven learning while crossing off those nagging homeschool must-dos.

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Gameschooling: Add more play to your homeschool day 

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Homeschooling can be almost all fun and games.

Gameschooling is the intersection of play and homeschooling and it can change your entire homeschool atmosphere for the better!

Play can boost connection, fuel learning, and revolutionize your homeschool routine.

How to Rock THE MOST IMPORTANT PART of Your Homeschool Day | Caitlin Fitzpatrick Curley, MA/CAGS, My Little Poppies

How to Rock THe Most Important Part of Your homeschool Day


Reading aloud is the single most important thing you can do for your child's future academic success. (And we have decades of research to prove it!)

Learn how to start your homeschool day with the most important thing.

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We are in our 3rd year of homeschooling and it has been magic because of all the resources that you share.



You write about giftedness and asynchronicity in a way that makes me feel seen.



I love your game and book recommendations and you are so encouraging. I especially love how you make joy a priority in your home and how you make learning purposeful and fun. Thank you for all your help!