Nine Simple Steps to Plan your Homeschool with Confidence & Clarity

What are the steps to plan your homeschool? Let’s kickstart it so you are confident and clear. You can plan a homeschool overnight, but your plans won’t stick for a child’s life at home. Here are the principles you need to consider as you start the process of planning your homeschool. (Cause it’s a long-term…

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15 ways to incorporate fun into your homeschool

This might have been my biggest learning curve in homeschool: learning to incorporate fun.  It took me years to learn how to have fun. I’ll share 15 ways to incorporate fun into your homeschool. I’ve probably been motivated by these reasons: Kids get bored of routine. I get bored of routine. All those fun Pinterest board activities…

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15 Fun Activities for First Day of Homeschool Party

A first day of Homeschool Party? I heard a homeschool mama talk about her favourite day of the year: the first day of studies! The anticipation of a new study year with freshly sharpened pencils, new books, unopened notebooks, pretty binders, and always a box of Smarties (to make the kids a little smarter), is…

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curiosity and education: how to facilitate it

Two guys played in their garage tinkering with computer stuff for years: they became rather successful. Do you know who they are? You’re likely holding their product in your hand. Curiosity and education: we know now that they work hand-in-hand. A good long while ago, a curious artist and scientist wondered why the shifts in…

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homeschool socialization can be quantified in 9 ways

People question whether homeschooling is at least a little inappropriate for the mere disadvantage of its socialization issue. So how can homeschool socialization be quantified? How could a child not survive without a cloister of twenty-five same-aged peers surrounding them eight hours a day? I know I’m happier not living alongside that many people. Theoretically, Meyers…

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What Does Homeschool Cost: What I Wish I Knew Before I Homeschooled

No one wants to declare the definitive costs around homeschooling. Um, why? Is there a secret? Well, no. It’s because every family values different things and determines what they want to spend based on their present circumstances and their homeschool approach. So what does homeschool cost? You knew it would cost money to clothe and…

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