When making the decision on whether or not to homeschool, you may feel that teaching them in your home will limit their opportunities to be involved in non-academic pursuits. Although they may take some effort to find, there are plenty of options available for homeschoolers.
Homeschool Socialization Ideas & Activities
Discover a host of ideas, and opinion, about homeschool socialization at Bright Hub Education. In addition to suggestions from experienced homeschool teachers on how to work socialization activities into your routine, you’ll find opinion and advice on this topic, often mentioned in the news and media as a disadvantage to homeschooling — but is it really? Most experienced homeschoolers will quickly tell you no, and you can learn why, and how to follow their examples, here.
If you’re wondering how to involve your homeschooled kids in sports activities, try a community league or getting your kids active in sports through the public school. The benefits of sports for kids are amazing, including psychological and physical payoffs.
Incorporate theater and acting into your homeschool curriculum to help your children develop social and communication skills. This article gives several ideas on getting your homeschooler involved in drama.
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.
Are you looking for ways to keep your homeschooled child physically active? This article features standards for physical education and home school P.E. ideas to incorporate into your school day.
Once you’ve made the decision to homeschool, it won’t be long before someone asks you what you plan to do about social interaction. The social disadvantages of homeschooling are sure to be the topic of critical conversations.