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Beginning to home school a child is a very difficult. Take a look at the information here and just do one item at a time. Before you know it you will be up and running.

Begin to Home School

How to Stay Sane While Homeschooling

Homeschooling isn’t merely an educational choice, it’s a lifestyle. Here are a few of our tips for minimizing those difficult moments homeschooling!
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Get Your Preschooler Ready to Read

It felt like you barely blinked and now your baby is now standing before you as a preschooler, ready and eager to learn. How do you get them ready to read?
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What Do You Really Need to Teach in the Early Years?

Homeschooling the early years can be overwhelming but we are here to help with what you really need to teach for preschool and kindergarten!
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Everything A2Z: Resource Roundup for August

Need some inspiration for this month? Find everything we have A2Z for your August homeschooling.
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Money-Saving Ways to Homeschool!

Homeschooling comes with lots of perks but can put a dent into the wallet. Get some ideas on how to homeschool without breaking the bank!
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15 FUN First Day Traditions!

Get your homeschool year started out with some fun! Plus grab some FREE First Day Printables!
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Toddlers and Preschoolers in Homeschool

Activities for Toddlers Advice About Homeschooling with Toddlers Social Networks for Those Homeschooling Toddlers Tips for Frazzled Homeschool Moms AN A TO Z ARTICLE Now that we are teaching the oldest two of our four children, my wife, Mary, has had to develop an intricate strategy in order to have a productive day. By...
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Homeschooling a 10 Year Old

10 year olds and Homeschooling One of the best aspects of homeschooling is the freedom you have to successfully educate your child in the manner they enjoy and respond to the most. And since you’re new to homeschooling, you’re probably wondering what homeschooling your ten year old will be like, what similar ten year...
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Homeschooling a 9 Year Old

9 year olds and homeschooling So, your child turned nine and you are concerned about homeschooling a nine year old. Of course you are — even the most experienced homeschoolers get the jitters when starting a new homeschool year. There are milestones that should be reached, important decisions to be made, and a lot of...
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Homeschooling an 8 Year Old

8 Year Olds and Homeschooling Now that your child’s turned eight, you’re probably concerned about eight year old behavior how to homeschool an eight year old and what they’re learning about — whether it’s in a traditional school or at a homeschool setting. This is natural for all new homeschoolers — they fret about...
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Homeschooling a 7 Year Old

7 Years Olds and Homeschooling  Children grow up so fast. Before you know it, your two-year-old toddler is suddenly turning seven. And when that happens, you must adjust not only your parenting techniques, but also your educational techniques. Reading, writing and arithmetic start becoming more prominent during your daily homeschooling sessions. As a new...
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Deschooling

Deschooling

Help understanding the need for a down time after leaving school and starting to homeschool. This period of time is called deschooling.
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Homeschool Moms

Mothers talk about the reasons why they homeschool their children, the benefits of moms homeschooling. Patience AN A TO Z ARTICLE By Barbara Frank. When people find out that I homeschool my children, they almost always say something along the lines of, “I could never do that. You must be a really patient person.”...
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Homeschool Newsletters

Periodic, subscription online publications of helpful homeschool newsletters and information. Homeschool Newsletters Ask Ann Newsletter When you subscribe to the Ask Ann Newsletter from the “Join! Get Newsletter!” drop-down menu in the top right of any page on this site, you’ll get a weekly newsletter on Thursdays with a homeschool question that one of...
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Homeschool Social Networks

Join one or more of these homeschool social networks Share information with homeschoolers all over the world on these homeschool social networks. Fun With Kids Publication Social Networks Christian Social Networks General Social Networks for Secular Homeschoolers I’m hanging out on Social Networks, just like you! Just “Like” A2Z Homeschooling on Facebook or read...
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Lessons and Ideas Directory Page

How do I figure out what lessons my children should do? Absolute Beginners Guide to Homeschooling High School Chose lessons based on your child’s strengths. He’s intelligent in his own way. She has a style of her own. Assets 4 Learning Chose lessons based on your child’s strengths. He’s intelligent in his own way. She has...
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Planning for Homeschooling is Like Planning a Vacation

Planning for Homeschooling is Like Planning a Vacation

Each family has their own ideas about the best vacation, and so they will for planning homeschooling, too. Q. I am overwhelmed about all the homeschool options out there. How do I plan what will be best for my family? A. Have you ever planned a family vacation? One where you need to take everyone’s...
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Homeschooling Pros and Cons

Homeschooling Pros and Cons

The disadvantages and advantages, pros and cons of homeschooling. Why not Homeschool? Objections you may hear about why you shouldn’t homeschool your children, and reasons you can give to counter these arguments. The Truth About Homeschooling: Pros & Cons Weighing the homeschooling pros and cons can help you make the right choice for you...
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Homeschool Dads Talk

Homeschool Dads Talk

Man-to-man articles about why fathers chose to homeschool their children with their wives or as the primary care taker. Dads write about the fun of homeschooling.
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Homeschool Rooms

Is it time to convert your preschooler's playroom into a space for an older child to have all their educational resources handy in one space?
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