Wondering what has been happening lately? The homeschooling blog contains the most recent activity, articles, and web pages which I have written and updated recently.
Are you beginning homeschooling? Build confidence as you begin to homeschooling. Let me share with you some of my first impressions of homeschooling, and through this page, I'll give a bit of advice to my younger self and hopefully give you confidence to begin!
How to Homeschool - 5 things to consider when beginning to homeschool; Also Homeschool Course Guides - E-Courses to help you get organized, develop character traits, curriculum ideas; Find answers to frequently asked questions common to those beginning homeschooling
The best part of homeschooling is the wonderful read alouds we have enjoyed year after year. Some of the best books are Winnie the Pooh, Wheel on the School and others by Meindert de Jong. Have a look at what other families are reading here.
Use these strategies to nurture curious self-directed homeschool children.
Reading to children is the best possible way to develop life long readers; Excellent homeschool reading lists of classic literature to read aloud and books for children to read on their own.
Suggestions on how to teach reading in your homeschool - steps involved in teaching reading, early reading and phonics games and activities you can do at home as well as the best resources and simple books to help you.
Homeschooling Pros and Cons list to help you decide if homeschooling is right for your family; An honest look at the benefits and reasons why some parents choose not to homeschool;
The essentials of a Homeschool Language Arts Curriculum - teaching reading, how to teach writing strategies, listening and speaking skills. This overview page links to homeschool language arts sitemaps
When teaching writing skills, you'll need to know what's involved to make your own homeschool writing curriculum. Handwriting, composition, grammar - learn the skills here and ways to integrated homeschool writing with other subjects.
Ideas to design your Thomas Jefferson Education. A suggestion on how the principles outlined in A Thomas Jefferson Education MAY be put into practice in your homeschool. Always keep in mind.... your family- your goals - your unique approach- your homeschool!
Written as a home school guide, this site aims to help Christian homeschooling families design an education that reflects their unique style and personal goals. Written for those beginning homeschooling and those veteran home educators who may have lost their way.
Wondering how to start homeschooling? These steps will guide you as you plan and design your own homeschooling approach. Thorough plan for homeschool beginners and veteran homeschoolers who have lost their way.
High School Home schooling - Do not fear! Best tips on how to develop skills for the future - business, hobbies, passions - not just academics; This page opens up the possibilities of homeschooling in highschool.
The best homeschool record keeping strategy to comprehensively keep track of all learning activities from relationship goals to practical to academic goals. How many homeschool planners have you used? Try these two simple pages.
This was the scariest part of The Golden Goblet: Ranofer was laying on his mat. Ranofer heard the gate shut with a clang, so he got up and looked around
Educational Homeschool Games are a fun addition to family life and to any homeschool curriculum.
Create Christmas Baubles as fun family memories
What did you use in 2017 for your homeschool curriculum plan? Let us know and I can add it to this page. Other homeschool families will love to hear about your successes (and failures!) Share your expertise!!
The best 10 Tips for how to teach writing skills effectively. We know that teaching writing skills is an ongoing process and it requires students to be motiveated. Here's how...
Develop homeschool writing skills and find simple ways to teach writing, design your own writing curriculum, understand copywork, and find free printables.
The drama-free space to get your social fix when homeschooling your Spectrum Superstars. Sydney ASD Homeschooling Social Group was created specifically
History project ideas keep your homeschool kids involved as they learn about the medieval time period. These resources have a ton of excellent ideas for the middle ages.
Make fun homeschooling memories as you enjoy learning with these History Project Ideas and enhance the study of Ancient Egypt.
Follow interests with an individualized home education. Self directed learning, following passions under the guidance of the homeschooling family.
Thinking about learning stages helps to focus our attention on the best teaching methods, what to focus on and real life learning in their stage.