How To Set Up Private School For Homeschooling?

If you are in California and want to set up your own private school as one of the four options that get started homeschooling your kids legally and right way, here is how to set up and file for PSA (Private School Affidavit) and set up your own private school for your kids to teach. Establishing Your Private School is easy once you know the steps and how to get started on it.  Home educators may establish a private… Continue reading

How To Learn With Autism

When a child has a Autism, learning can be challenge for kids, parents and teacher. But it does not have to be, by just getting right help and support. Learning about Autism, early signs to know if your child might be autistic, how to help and educate the right way so it might be easier for child as well as parent and teacher too will make a huge difference in child’s life. Hope you enjoy this info graphic on one of the most mis-understood subject for many of us.

Information Provided by OnlineCollege.org

Homeschooling By Number: Info Graphic Chart

Before I started homeshcooling my kids, I surely did not know there were so many homeschooling families.  I was happily surprised to know that there are many good and concerned parents who homeschool their kids successfully and legally. However I did not know until I found this info graphic that shows homeschooling by numbers so we can see how we fare among others. It is surely interesting facts that I am sure will fascinate all homeschoolers and potential homeschooling parents.

Know Your Learning Style

Discovering your learning style and sometimes teaching style can be a huge eye opener. It sure was for me when I started homeschooling my 3 years old first time. Now that I have tested my own and my child’s learning style, teaching and educating is much easier. This works for daily learning as well, not only for homeschoolers, you know? Try it and check it out yourself.

Source: See above & onlinecollege.org

How Did Homeschooling Started: History

Want to know How Homeschooling Started? Here is fun info graphic on history of Homeschooling! Hope you like it.

Homeschooling
Via: Online College Source

How to Finance Your Homeschooling?

1917 dollar

Image Source: 1917 US One Dollar

Financing homeschooling is one of the huge thing to consider when we started homeschooling and you might be wondering the same thing. Public school are free (sort of, we all pay taxes for it, even those of us who homeschool) and private school are just too darn expensive for many people. Here are some suggestions for how to finance your homeschooling supply, text books and field trip.

See: How to homeschool your child for… Continue reading

Reasons Some Parent Homeschool

There are many reasons, parents may decide to homeschool as I talked about it before in Why Some Parents Choose To Homeschool?  In olden days before there were any official school system or mandatory education in those systems, parents taught what they knew to their children, be it what type of work they did, how to cook, clean and survive and so on. That was kind of education at home for that time. Many of famous people around a… Continue reading

Finding The Best Information on Home Schooling

Homeschooling could be the most feasible option for parents who want to educate their children but cannot afford the expenses in a typical school. The Best Information on Home Schooling is important to make right choice that works for you, child and your family.

With homeschooling, parents can still have the best education for their children without having to resort to expensive everyday expenditures of sending children to school.

However, one should bear in mind that homeschooling is not for… Continue reading

Educational and Homeschool Quotes and Sayings

Here are some homeschooling and education related quotes and sayings to inspire you, make you smile. Hope you enjoy.

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.
– Abbé Dimnet

Teaching does not make learning – organized education operates on the assumption that children learn only when and only what and only because we teach them. This is not true. It is very close to 100% false. Learners make learning.
~ John Holt… Continue reading

How To Unschool? : Guide To Unschooling Part 2

This is part 2 of the series how to unschool your child. I have written about it before on the blog How to Unschool your child and Guide to Homeschooling Methods.

Check out the first of How to Unschool  Part 1.

By Leo Babauta

There are many more reasons, of course, and each person will find her own reasons. These are just a few of mine.

How to Unschool

This is the hard part, because there is no right… Continue reading

Subscribe

rssemailtwitter you tube icongpluspint

Top Teaching Choice:

smallreadSING SPELL READ AND WRITE

Rating: 5stars

Sing, Spell, Read & Write is a phonics-based program that uses a 36-step program of carefully sequenced steps to teach reading, writing, and spelling. Delivering explicit phonics instruction via a multisensory approach. Best for Prek-1st Grade

Read Review: SING SPELL READ AND WRITE

 

babyEarly Education Ideas:

Rating:4.5 stars

I started teaching my kids at early age to instill the love of learning at young age. Simple things can be taught easily and does not need any textbook for it. However, here are some suggestions and ideas early education kit that may help us parent teaching young kids and make it fun.

Read Review: Early Education Ideas

 

hsbookHomeschooling Reference Books:

Rating: 5stars

These reference books and homeschooling guide helped me when I started out teaching my 2 kids at home. I still use it for reference even now after 6 years of homeschooling. These are great homeschooling books, that will give you ideas, save you money and give you new ways of teaching complicated subject to your kids and make it fun.

Read Review: Best Homeschooling Reference Books

 

rs-spanishRosetta Stone Language Learning:

Rating: 4 stars

Learn new language naturally, level 1-5 great for homeschooler or an adult. Online community to practice language skills, learn at your pace. Administrative Tools allow you to formulate lesson plans, manage your student's progress and track their success.

Read Review: Rosetta Stone Software

 

guidanceDVD Curriculum:

Rating: 3.5 stars

There are various DVD curriculum ideas that works and supplement your homeschooler's education. DVD curriculum are cheaper compared to group and private classes and can be viewed again and can be used to younger siblings. Here are some the affordable DVDs to teach your child at home.

Read Review: DVD Curriculum

Top Homeschool Curriculum

switchonschoolhouseSwitched On School House Curriculum:

Rating: 5stars
  • Software based Curriculum upto 12th grade
  • Makes Homeschooling easy and fun.
  • Quick Installation: With a few clicks
  • Automatic Grading: scores, assignments, grading
  • Video Clips: Integrated into the curriculum
  • Built-in Calendar: assign/unassign school days, add/remove events like field trips or holidays
Click here for discount price on : Switched On School House Curriculum

Categories