Part of the fun of homeschooling is the freedom to take educational trips. Where to go, and how to plan them doesn’t have to be stressful. Being focused as to the motivations behind the activity is all you need to put together the perfect activity.
When choosing a math curriculum, the structure of the curriculum, teaching methodology, testing style and format, availability of an answer key and explanations, and use of manipulatives are all important considerations. How does Calvert math measure up for your family?
One of the biggest concerns for homeschooling families is determining how to choose a grade. Do you base a grade on participation? Do you administer quizzes, exams, papers? Grading homeschool students can be determined using a variety of methods.
Homeschooling laws and legal homeschooling requirements are not complicated to learn and they are worth investigating. Homeschooling offers the potential for young people to experience life and learning in a unique and exciting way, providing a level of learning simply unparalleled.
You’ve decided to homeschool. You have filed the necessary forms with your state. What should you be doing next? How about choosing a name for your homeschool.
What are the origins of Daylight Saving Time or Summer Time and why do we need it? Learn about some of the changes that have been made over the years and why there is some controversy.
Reading opens doors to wonders unimagined. Reading comprehension is the key which unlocks it. Sadly, kids & teens are encumbered by stumbling blocks which inhibit their ability to achieve greater comprehension. This article seeks to provide tips and cues to help them achieve greater comprehension.
Reading opens the mind to endless opportunities and possibilities. R.E.A.D. is a simple process that both parents and teachers can use to help improve reading comprehension in children. So get ready to Read, Encourage, Appreciate & Discuss.
High school represents a time of reward as teens transition from dependent learners to independent thinkers, exploring and discovering interests and preparing for life’s journey. Parents of homeschoolers can ensure courses that fulfill both wants and needs. It’s a cinch if you’ve done your homework.
With the choice of homeschooling comes the unique ability to delve into areas of learning unavailable to students in a more conventional learning environment. Knowing how to seamlessly fuse both concepts of choice and required curriculum is key to a successful homeschooling journey.
Learning how to write can be a daunting task for young writers. Prepositions, conjunctions, subject/verb phrases, infinitives & tense recognition are among the concepts to be mastered. Yet these concepts must be taught alongside creativity & imagination, ensuring the joy of writing lasts a lifetime.