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Posts Tagged ‘ Beginning to homeschool ’

Common Questions About Homeschooling

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Questions about homeschooling range from what to know before homeschooling to is homeschooling free. Find out the top homeschooling faq’s here.
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How to Help Your Child Transition to Homeschooling

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Transitioning to homeschool can be challenging, especially when your kids are transitioning from public school. Discover tips and ideas to make the switch easier here.
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Online Educational Resources

I have compiled a list of mostly free online educational resources and homeschool activities to keep students on track with their studies during school closures or breaks.
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Homeschool Laws and Requirements

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Homeschooling is legal in the US but homeschool laws vary by state. Learn about homeschooling requirements, testing, and resources with these helpful tips.
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How to Create a Daily Homeschool Schedule

Explore homeschool schedules and routines with a free step by step guide, schedule templates, and helpful tips to plan your day.
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Coronavirus and Homeschooling: Looking for Temporary Educational Alternatives?

Are you considering your alternative schooling options to help minimize the risk to your family and other vulnerable loved ones? We have educational options to help.
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How to Start Homeschooling

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Homeschooling can be a big change but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Learn how to start homeschooling and what you need to homeschool your child.
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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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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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Living Joyfully With Children

Living Joyfully With Children

How to maximize freedom and success, while minimizing stress and failure while raising children.
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# 2 – Homeschooling 101, by Erica Arndt

# 2 – Homeschooling 101, by Erica Arndt

By Erica Arndt. A step by step practical guide that will help you get started and continue on in your homeschooling journey.
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# 3 – Homeschooling For Dummies, by Jennifer Kaufeld

# 3 – Homeschooling For Dummies, by Jennifer Kaufeld

Turn your home into a school and raise smart, well-adjusted kids Homeschooling lets you spend lots of time with your kids — and teach them your values and beliefs. But where do you get teaching materials? Or find social outlets so your kids can make friends? Covering everything from curriculum and legal compliance to...
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#11 – First Year of Homeschooling Your Child, by Linda Dobson

#11 – First Year of Homeschooling Your Child, by Linda Dobson

Are you considering homeschooling for your family? Today, many parents recognize that their child's school options are limited, inadequate, or even dangerous, and an increasing number are turning to homeschooling. But where do you start and how do you ensure the highest-quality educational experience, especially in that pivotal first year?
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Top Homeschool Resources

Time4Learning Time4Writing Calvert Homeschool Get Ready 4 Kindergarten American School Global Village School Secular Homeschool Homeschool Buyers Co-op VocabularySpellingCity WritingCity Vocabulary Quest We are affiliated with Amazon.com. Explorations 4 Kids Anatomy for Kids Biology Classes Biology For Kids Homeschool Chemistry Contests for Kids CSI for Kids ESL Lessons Fun Food Chemistry Free Skits & Plays Make...
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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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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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Lucky You, You’re Homeschooling!

Lucky You, You’re Homeschooling!

Let the shamrock remind you that the strange and unusual are lucky. Yes, to many, we homeschoolers are like shamrocks: rare, and a bit "freaky."
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The Working Parent’s Guide to Homeschooling, by Robyn Dolan

The Working Parent’s Guide to Homeschooling, by Robyn Dolan

The Working Parent’s Guide to Homeschooling by Robyn Dolan The Working Parent’s Guide to Homeschooling will inform and empower working parents with tools and resources to homeschool. Working parents will explore time management, child care arrangements while working, how to teach and more, with real life working parents’ solutions to each of these issues....
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Beginning to Homeschool

Kick off your shoes and relax! Homeschooling can be fun and successful. Find homeschool support online and off. Homeschool legally - it is easy!
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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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