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4 Things You Need to Know about Homeschooling...
The idea of homeschooling high school can be intimidating. However, armed with a plan and some knowledge, you can successfully homeschool high school.
Spelling Tricky Words: How to Remember Desert...
Tips for Remembering How to Spell Tricky Words - one 's' or two? Dessert or desert? Here are a couple of clues to help you get it straight.
Pioneer Life Printables
Pioneer Life Printables - Pioneer Life Wordsearch. Print the Pioneer Life Word Search and find the Pioneer Life related words.
Let's Play Store Kit
Let's Play Store - Pretend Play Kit. Let's Play Store is a fun kit to encourage your kids to pretend play. Kids love to pretend and they love to play Store. These pages are designed to spark creativity and make playing Store fun. Children will practice writing skills, spelling, math, and have a lot of fun.
Print Out This Coloring Book About the Letter...
My A Book - Letter A Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Let's Play Restaurant Kit
Let's Play Restaurant - Pretend Play Kit. Let's Play Restaurant is a fun kit to encourage your kids to pretend play. Kids love to pretend and they love to play restaurant. These pages are designed to spark creativity and make playing restaurant fun. Children will practice writing skills, spelling, math, and have a lot of fun.
Homeschool Record Keeping Forms
Here are the printable forms that I've used in my own homeschooling and in homeschool support groups. These are for your personal use or use in your homeschool support group.
How to Dry Flowers
An easy step by step method for drying flowers. A great how-to project for all ages.
Free Printable Worksheets, Projects, and Forms
Printable worksheets for your students. Add these free printable worksheets, activity pages and coloring pages to your homeschool day for variety and fun.
Where Are all the Homeschoolers Hiding?
If you're new to homeschooling, you may be desperate for support. These 6 tips will show you how to find a homeschool support group.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Geography Printables - Geography Wordsearch. Print the Geography Word Search and find the Geography related words.
9 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child About...
World War II Printables - World War II Wordsearch. Print the World War II Word Search and find the World War II related words.
8 Creative Ways to Encourage Writing
If you’ve got a reluctant writer, writing assignments may elicit groans. Try these 8 out-of-the-box ideas to encourage writing in your homeschool!
Back to School Printables
Back to School Printables for you as you get started back to school.
Science Worksheets and Coloring Pages You Can...
Add these free printable science worksheets and coloring pages to your homeschool day to reinforce science knowledge and for variety and fun.
Summer Printables
Summer Printables - Summer Wordsearch. Print the Summer Word Search and find the Summer related words.
How Some Parents Set Up a Daily Schedule for...
Need help setting up your daily schedule? Homeschoolers generally have a lot of freedom in setting up their schedule, but it sometimes takes a while to find out what works best for your family.
9 Worksheets to Teach Your Child About the...
Solar System Printables - Solar System Wordsearch. Print the Solar System Word Search and find the Solar System related words.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child the...
Dental Health Printables - Dental Health Wordsearch. Print the Dental Health Word Search and find the Dental Health related words.
Fire Prevention Printables
Fire Prevention Printables - Fire Prevention Wordsearch. Print the Fire Prevention Word Search and find the Fire Prevention related words.
5 Steps to Beginning Homeschooling in North...
Homeschooling in North Carolina is not overly regulated, but there are a few edicts that everyone must follow. This article by Kerry Jones gives you the ins and outs of homeschooling in North Carolina.
Check Out These Geography Worksheets on All 50...
Free geography worksheets for your students. Add these free printable geography worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce geography skills and for variety and fun.
10 Things to Consider Before Deciding to...
Is homeschool for you? Making the decision to homeschool is usually very difficult and not one to be taken lightly. It is a personal decision that I can't make for you, but maybe I can help you think it through. Consider these things in making your decision to homeschool.
10 Activities That Will Teach Your Child to...
There are 5 different pages for 2 styles of writing. The first five are Zaner Bloser style, the next five are D'Nealian style.
10 Worksheets to Teach Your Child Basic Weather...
Weather Printables - Weather Wordsearch. Print the Weather Word Search and find the Weather related words.
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts. Print the worksheet and study the facts.
Civil War Printables
Civil War Printables - Civil War Wordsearch. Print the Civil War Word Search and find the Civil War related words.
My Kindergarten Portfolio
My Kindergarten Portfolio - My Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page. Print the Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
Newton's Laws of Motion Printables
Print the Newton's Laws of Motion Word Search and find the Newton's Laws of Motion related words.
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
Eat Your Vegetables Printables
Eat Your Vegetables Printables - Eat Your Vegetables Wordsearch. Print the Eat Your Vegetables Word Search and find the Vegetable related words.
Camping Printables
Camping Printables - Camping Wordsearch. Print the Camping Word Search and find the Camping related words.
Elephant Babies
Unit study on Elephants. A baby elephant is called a calf. It weighs about 250 pounds at birth and stands about three feet tall.
Fairy Tales Printables
Fairy Tales Printables - Fairy Tales Wordsearch. Print the Fairy Tales Word Search and find the Fairy Tales related words.
Dinosaur Printables
Dinosaur Printables - Dinosaur Wordsearch. Print the Dinosaur Word Search and find the Dinosaur related words.
My B Book
My B Book - Letter B Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Let's Play Library Kit
Let's Play Library - Pretend Play Kit. Let's Play Library is a fun kit to encourage your kids to pretend play. Kids love to pretend and they love to play restaurant. These pages are designed to spark creativity and make playing restaurant fun. Children will practice writing skills, spelling, math, and have a lot of fun.
Medieval Times Printables
Medieval Times Printables - Medieval Times Wordsearch. Print the Medieval Times Word Search and find the Medieval Times related words.
Learn Basic Musical Terms with These 10 Printouts
Music Basics Printables - Music Basics Wordsearch. Print the Music Basics Word Search and find the Music Basics related words.
Find Worksheets for Math, Language Arts, and More
Free math worksheets for your students. Add these free printable math worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce math skills and for variety and fun.
4 Easy Homeschool Lesson Planning Methods
These 4 simple methods for how to write homeschool lesson plans will keep your school year running smoothly. Try one or a combination of all four.
Colleges Want Your Homeschooler!
Homeschoolers are entering college in record numbers, with higher test scores than their public school counterparts.
Typical Course of Study
Annotated links for the typical course of study for 9th Grade Science to help you cover each topic and check mastery of that skill.
Parts of the Microscope Printables
Parts of the Microscope Printables - Parts of the Microscope Wordsearch. Print the Parts of the Microscope Word Search and find the microscope related words.
Lewis and Clark Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Lewis and Clark Printables - Lewis and Clark Wordsearch. Print the Lewis and Clark Word Search and find the Lewis and Clark related words.
Science Report Forms
Print the Science Report Form and fill out as you research your topic of choice.
State Unit Study Forms
These State Unit Studies were created to help students learn the geography of the United States and learn factual information about every state. Complete the units and create a United States notebook. Print the United States map and color each state as you study it. Keep the map at the front of your notebook for use with each state.
Trains Printables
Trains Printables - Trains Wordsearch. Print the Trains Word Search and find the Trains related words.
Simple Machines Coloring Book
Simple Machines Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Simple Machines Coloring Book.
Japan Printables
Japan Printables - Japan Wordsearch. Print the Japan Word Search and find the Japan related words.
My Travel Activity Book
My Travel Activity Book - Cover Page. Print the My Travel Activity Book - Cover Page, color the picture and assemble the activity book.
History Worksheets on Everything from Medieval...
Add these free printable history worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce history knowledge and for variety and fun.
Australia Printables
Australia Printables - Australia Wordsearch. Print the Australia Word Search and find the Australia related words.
Bees Printables
Bees Printables - Bees Wordsearch. Bees are a very useful insect. They spread pollen from flower to flower. Many crops depend on bees for fertilization. Learn more about bees with these new printable pages.
Check Out These Health, Safety, and Nutrition...
Free physical education, health, safety and nutrition worksheets for your students. Add these free printable health, safety and nutrition worksheets to your homeschool day for variety and fun.
Trains Coloring Book
Trains Coloring Book - print the pdf pictures and bind together to make a Trains Coloring Book. Engine coloring page and color the picture.
What You Need to Know Before You Start...
Homeschooling Basics (101) covers ten basic steps to have a successful beginning in homeschooling. Find information on homeschool curriculum, support groups and homeschool laws, record keeping and other beginning resources.
Birds Printables
Birds Printables - Birds Wordsearch. Print the Birds Word Search and find the Birds related words.
Hawaii Printables
Hawaii Printables - Hawaii Wordsearch. Print the Hawaii Word Search and find the Hawaii related words.
Free or Cheap Summer Movies for Kids
Free or Cheap Summer Movies for Kids. These theaters offer free or cheap movies for kids during the summer. With money being spread so thin these days, these movies are sure to be a hit. Check out your local theaters and see what's offered in your neighborhood.
8 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Rocks Printables - Rocks Wordsearch. Print the Rocks Word Search and find the Rocks related words.
Chocolate Printables
Chocolate Printables - Chocolate Wordsearch. Print the Chocolate Word Search and find the Chocolate related words.
Kids Surveys
Would you like to take a survey? Well, actually, would your kids like to take a survey? Or make their own survey? What's their favorite Disney Princess, Star Wars character, Wiggles character, or...they can come up with their own survey.
Winter Olympics Coloring Book
Winter Olympics Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Winter Olympics Coloring Book.
Typical Course of Study - 9th Grade
Annotated course of study for 9th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 9th Grade skills.
5 Handwriting Worksheets for Every Letter of...
Handwriting worksheets for each letter. There are 5 different printable pages for 2 styles of writing. The first five are Zaner Bloser style, the next five are D'Nealian style. Print the handwriting worksheets, write the letters and color the pictures.
New Seven Wonders of the World Printables
New Seven Wonders of the World Printables - New Seven Wonders Wordsearch. Print the New Seven Wonders Word Search and find the New Seven Wonders related words.
Spelling Tricky Words
We're all familiar with the "i before e, except after c" spelling rule; but what about the exceptions?
How To Figure a Percentage and Letter Grade of...
A simple how to on figuring a percentage and letter grade of an assignment or test.
My Memory Book
My Memory Book - My Memory Book Cover Page. Print the My Memory Book Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
Earthquake Printables
Earthquake Printables - Earthquake Wordsearch. Print the Earthquake Word Search and find the Earthquake related words.
Dolphin Printables
Dolphin Printables - Dolphin Wordsearch. Print the Dolphin Word Search and find the Dolphin related words.
Printable Biography Lesson Plan
Printable Biography Lesson Plan - Print the Biography Assignment Page and make note of the due dates of the rough draft and the final paper.
Jellyfish Printables
Jellyfish Printables - Jellyfish Wordsearch. Print the Jellyfish Word Search and find the Jellyfish related words.
My F Book
My F Book - Letter F Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a Book.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Spelling, Grade 4
spelling curriculum 4th grade choosing homeschool
Magnets Printables
Print the Magnets Word Search and find the magnet related words.
Homeschooling Kindergarten
Tips and suggestions for homeschooling your kindergartener. It should be a fun time.
Fun Language Arts Worksheets on Vocabulary,...
Free language arts worksheets for your students. Add these free printable language arts worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce language arts skills and for variety and fun.
Typical Course of Study - 7th Grade
Annotated course of study for 7th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 7th Grade skills.
Mexico Printables
Mexico Printables - Mexico Wordsearch. Print the Mexico Word Search and find the Mexico related words.
Baseball Printables
Baseball Printables - Baseball Wordsearch. Print the Baseball Word Search and find the Baseball related words.
Top 10 Magazines for Preschoolers
Here are some magazines for your younger kids. Even the little ones love to get magazines every month. These magazines are designed for babies, toddlers and early learners.
Sea Turtle Printables
Sea Turtle Printables - Sea Turtle Wordsearch. Print the Sea Turtle Word Search and find the Sea Turtle related words.
Volcano Printables
Volcano Printables - Volcano Wordsearch. Print the Volcano Word Search and find the Volcano related words.
Basketball Printables
Basketball Printables - Basketball Wordsearch. Print the Basketball Word Search and find the Basketball related words.
Paul Bunyan Printables
Paul Bunyan Printables - Paul Bunyan Wordsearch. Print the Paul Bunyan Word Search and find the Paul Bunyan related words.
Typical Course of Study - Jr. High/High School
Annotated course of study for Jr. High/High School. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 12th Grade skills.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Phonics Programs
phonics curriculum kindergarten choosing homeschool
Typical Course of Study - 8th Grade
Annotated course of study for 8th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 8th Grade skills.
Louisiana Printables
Louisiana Printables - Louisiana Wordsearch. Print the Louisiana Word Search and find the Louisiana related words.
Math Worksheets - Telling Time to the Hour
Math Worksheets - Telling Time to the Hour. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
Autism Awareness Printables
Autism Awareness Printables - Autism Awareness Wordsearch. Print the Autism Awareness Word Search and find the Autism Awareness related words.
Parts of Speech Printables
Parts of Speech Printables - Parts of Speech Wordsearch. Print the Parts of Speech Word Search and find the Parts of Speech related words.
Native Americans of North America Printables
Native Americans of North America Printables - Native American Wordsearch. Print the Native American Word Search and find the Native Americans related words.
Michigan Printables
Michigan Printables - Michigan Wordsearch. Print the Michigan Word Search and find the Michigan related words.
Route 66 Printables
Route 66 Printables - Route 66 Wordsearch. Print the Route 66 Word Search and find the Route 66 related words.
Musical Instruments Printables
Musical Instruments Printables - Musical Instruments Wordsearch. Print the Musical Instruments Word Search and find the Musical Instruments related words.
Winter Olympics Printables
Winter Olympics Printables - Winter Olympics Wordsearch. Print the Winter Olympics Word Search and find the Winter Olympics related words.
New York Printables
New York Printables - New York Wordsearch. Print the New York Word Search and find the New York related words.
Homeschool Teacher Qualifications
Homeschool Teacher Qualifications Beyond the statistics, when someone talks about homeschooling, usually two points come up. The first is whether the parent is qualified to teach their child, and the second and possibly biggest question to homeschoolers everywhere is about socialization. Page 3.
Shark Printables
Shark Printables - Shark Wordsearch. Print the Shark Word Search and find the Shark related words.
Seahorse Printables
Seahorse Printables - Seahorse Wordsearch. Print the Seahorse Word Search and find the Seahorse related words.
Andrew Jackson Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the Andrew Jackson Word Search and find the words related to the Jackson Administration.
Tennis Printables
Tennis Printables - Tennis Wordsearch. Print the Tennis Word Search and find the Tennis related words.
Revolutionary War Printables
Print the Revolutionary War Word Search and find the Revolutionary War related words.
Reptiles Printables
Reptiles Printables - Reptiles Wordsearch. Print the Reptiles Word Search and find the Reptiles related words.
My U Book
My U Book - Letter U Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a Book.
Legal Information by State
Assistance in understanding the homeschooling laws and legalities for your state. Find legal information and homeschool support groups for each state.
Typical Course of Study - Kindergarten
Annotated course of study for Kindergarten. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of Kindergarten skills.
Elephant Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Elephant Printables - Elephants Wordsearch. Print the Elephants Word Search and find the Elephant related words.
Why in the World Do People Homeschool Their Kids?
Do you wonder why people homeschool or are you second-guessing your decision. Discover 10 reasons to homeschool from one veteran homeschool mom.
11 George Washington Games and Activities for...
George Washington Printables - George Washington Wordsearch. Print the George Washington Word Search and find the George Washington related words.
China Printables
China Printables - China Wordsearch. Print the China Word Search and find the China related words.
Gymnastics Printables
Gymnastics Printables - Gymnastics Wordsearch. Print the Gymnastics Word Search and find the Gymnastics related words.
Living the Life of a Pirate - Scavenger Hunt
For a memorable evening with your family, try this "Living the Life of a Pirate" Scavenger Hunt, or design
Math Worksheets - Telling Time to 10 minutes, 5...
Math Worksheets - Telling Time to 10 minutes, 5 minutes, and 1 minute. Print the worksheet and complete the activity.
Top 10 TED Talks for Educators
Have time to kill online? Why not spend it watching inspiring lectures by experts in all areas of education?
Our Homeschool Schedule
Our Homeschool Schedule - Kindergarten Schedule. We officially homeschool my 6 year old son. Our learning weeks run from Friday through Tuesday, as I work Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Typical Course of Study - 6th Grade
Annotated course of study for 6th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 6th Grade skills.
Florida Printables
Florida Printables - Florida Wordsearch. Print the Florida Word Search and find the Florida related words.
Special Needs Forms
Weekly Behavior Diary - Free Printable Special Needs Forms. Print the Weekly Behavior Diary and use to keep track of the behavior changes in your child.
Whale Printables
Whale Printables - Whale Wordsearch. Print the Whale Word Search and find the Whale related words.
Typical Course of Study - 1st Grade
Annotated course of study for 1st Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 1st Grade skills.
My C Book
My C Book - Letter C Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Football Printables
Football Printables - Football Wordsearch. Print the Football Word Search and find the Football related words.
My O Book
My O Book - Letter O Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a Book.
About Me and My Family
About Me and My Family - story by Timothy. Timothy is my 7 year old grandson. I had him test out the Kidspiration program for me. He loved the program.
Cheap (and Free!) Homeschool Curriculum
Looking for some low-cost basic teaching materials? Here are some suggestions.
Reptiles Coloring Book
Reptiles Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Reptiles Coloring Book.
Newton's Laws of Motion
Learn about Newton's Laws of Motion with these printable pages, games and projects.
Typical Course of Study - 3rd Grade
Annotated course of study for 3rd Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 3rd Grade skills.
Crab Printables
Crab Printables - Crab Wordsearch. Print the Crab Word Search and find the Crab related words.
6 Dr. Seuss Activities You Can Print Out
Theodor Seuss Geisel Printables - Theodor Seuss Geisel Wordsearch. Print the Theodor Seuss Geisel Word Search and find the Seuss related words.
Homeschool Myths: 7 “Facts” You...
Many myths about homeschoolers are based on partial truths or limited experiences. Which of these homeschool myths have you heard or believed?
Skateboarding Printables
Skateboarding Printables - Skateboarding Wordsearch. Print the Skateboarding Word Search and find the Skateboarding related words.
Do I Need to Buy a Curriculum?
Find alternatives to traditional (and often expensive) homeschool curriculum and custom-design your child's learning experience.
Aussie Lingo Printables
Aussie Lingo Printables - Aussie Lingo Wordsearch. Print the Aussie Lingo Word Search and find the Aussie Lingo related words.
My T Book
My T Book - Letter T Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a Book.
Titanic Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the Titanic Word Search and find the Titanic related words. Learn more about the unsinkable Titanic with these printable worksheets and coloring pages.
How Much Does Homeschooling Really Cost?
Are you wondering how much it costs to homeschool? Homeschooling expenses can vary widely and be influenced by many factors. Learn what you can expect.
Christmas Symbols Printables
Christmas Symbols Printables - Christmas Symbols Wordsearch. Print the Christmas Symbols Word Search and find the Christmas Symbols related words.
Newspaper Printables
Newspaper Printables - Newspaper Wordsearch. Print the Newspaper Word Search and find the Newspaper related words.
MCP Spelling Workout, Grades 1-8
MCP Spelling Workout spelling curriculum choosing homeschool
My I Book
My I Book - Letter I Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a Book.
California Printables
California Printables - California Missions Wordsearch. Print the California Missions Word Search and find the California Missions.
Typical Course of Study - Preschool
Annotated course of study for Preschool. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of Preschool skills.
Typical Course of Study - 5th Grade
Annotated course of study for 5th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 5th Grade skills.
13 Abe Lincoln Games and Activities for...
Abraham Lincoln Printables - Abraham Lincoln Wordsearch. Print the Abraham Lincoln Word Search and find the Abraham Lincoln related words.
Illinois Printables
Illinois Printables - Illinois Wordsearch. Print the Illinois Word Search and find the Illinois related words.

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