Homeschooling Resources to help you
Design Your Homeschool
Looking for homeschooling resources to help you design your homeschool plan?
Over the years of homeschooling, I have built up a collection of helpful homeschool ideas and homeschool printables. This page is a reflection of the Homeschooling Resources and E-books which I have available for you to purchase from www.design-your-homeschool.com.
Some are there to help you design your curriculum, plan your year and record student's learning.
Others are language arts ebooks helping your children love literature and learn style from the great authors.
Also some history notebooking pages and a fun car schooling idea in the Travel Games ebook.
Homeschool Planner Options
Homeschool Planners - Become that organized person you'd love to be and create a peaceful home... Not sure what is best for you? Read more about the Homeschool Planner Options here.
Homeschool Planner - for Students
Language Arts Ebooks
Combine language arts in an integrated way and simplify your curriculum and life!
Modeling the Classics - Bundle of 5 Aesop Fables
No need to stress out with writing when you can use these wonderful models from Aesop's Fables as a base to develop thoughtful, creative writers. Bundle of 5 Fables!
This new Aesop's Fable Bundle Ebook uses the same ten step approach to creating integrated lesson plans from a fable. The Bundle E-book is between 150 - 180 pages and is available in 3 fonts - Manuscript Printing, D'Nealian and Cursive and contains:
- Language Arts Lesson Plans based on Fables - A Step by Step guide...
- 5 Fables
- An Outline of the approach....
- Copy work Pages (either Manuscript/ D’Nealian or Cursive).....
Read more about the Aesop's Fable Bundle here.
Aesop's Fables - Individual Ebooks
Prefer to work one fable at a time? A simple yet effective approach to writing -even for the reluctant writer.
Top 100 Travel Games For Kids
Fun travel games for educational times in the car!
Travel Games For Kids Ebook
As homeschooling families, we find ourselves in the car, either enjoying out-of-season holidays or on field trips. So, our repertoire of kids travel games has been tried and true. We have played a lot of kids travel games – things you can do in the car with varying ages.
These 100 fun travel games for kids (really for the whole family...) games have been divided into categories:
- Numbers/ Math Travel Games
- Word Literacy Travel Games
- Guessing Travel Games
- Radio Travel Games
- Geography Games
- Miscellaneous Travel Games
- Crafts and Activities
Famous Men PLUS Notebooking
Wonderful way to explore History with the Famous Men Book plus Notebooking pages!
The Famous Men of the Middle Ages E-Book contains the excellent text of "The Famous Men of the Middle Ages" by John H. Haaren and A.B. Poland.
The text covers more than 30 famous men.
It also contains notebooking pages to cover all the characters.
Using the text and simple notebooking pages your children can create a wonderful keepsake, a treasured history notebook containing their stories from history.
More Helpful ways to Create Independent Learners
Individual Learning Contracts
Love to help your children become independent learners? Set up learning contracts and help them take ownership of what they learn by setting goals and making it happen... on their own!
Self Directed Learning Contracts
An individual learning program or contract is a Course which is individually designed by the parent or child or both to develop certain skills and abilities according to their interests. It is reviewed monthly to include other areas of interest.
More information here on self directed learning
Our Family Vision Statement
Are you tired of not being deliberate as you make your homeschool decisions?
Set your own goals and head in the direction you want to go and feel confident that you're doing the right thing for your family.
Our Family Vision Statement
"Our Family's Vision Statement" Document, is a 35 page booklet which I wrote as a homeschooling guide to help you to move from the Big Picture Goals to the Daily Details.
My Homeschool Recommendations
Free Homeschooling Resources
Free Homeschool Printables
Free Printable Writing Paper
Free Handwriting Practice Sheets
Free Homeschooling Math Resources