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Homeschooling: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
What Homeschooling Really Looks Like
See that parent and child bent over a workbook? If that's your idea of homeschooling, think again.
10 Positive Reasons to Homeschool
The reasons why people choose to homeschool go way beyond their opinion of traditional school options.
Johnny Appleseed Printables
Johnny Appleseed Printables - Johnny Appleseed Wordsearch. Print the Johnny Appleseed Word Search and find the Johnny Appleseed related words.
Handling Homeschooling Requirements
Find out how homeschooling regulations work in the United States.
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.
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.
5 Great Kids Books About Homeschoolers
Books with homeschooling characters help kids see how they fit into the wider world.
What I Don't Like About Public (and Private)...
Why homeschool? Here are some reasons to avoid the standard educational model.
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.
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.
Youth Basketball
Philosphy - to offer the participants a high quality program that will teach the basic fundamentals, offensive and defensive philosophy, sportsmanship of the game, and to have all participants learn to respect their coaches, officials, and rules. Recreation is an important element in life and can help an individual develop mentally as well as physically.
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.
Print Out This Coloring Book About the Letter...
Apple Coloring Page - Letter A Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Geography Printables - Geography Wordsearch. Print the Geography Word Search and find the Geography related words.
Fall Printables
Fall Printables - Fall Wordsearch. Print the Fall Word Search and find the Fall related words.
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. Page 3.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Parts of the Microscope Printables
Parts of the Microscope Printables - Label the Microscope Worksheet. Label the parts of the microscope. Page 8.
2014 Calendar Year - Printable Coloring Calendar
Celebrate fall with this October 2014 Coloring Calendar and keep track of your commitments and social life. Page 10.
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.
Earthquake Printables
Earthquake Printables - Earthquake Crossword Puzzle. Print the Earthquake Word Search and find the Earthquake related words.
Fire Prevention Printables
Fire Prevention Printables - Fire Prevention Wordsearch. Print the Fire Prevention Word Search and find the Fire Prevention related words.
Special Days and Holidays
October special days and holidays. Learn all about Fire Prevention and celebrate with some fun activities.
Learn Basic Musical Terms with These 10 Printouts
Music Basics Printables - Music Basics Crossword Puzzle. Print the Music Basics Word Search and find the Music Basics related words.
State Information - State Unit Studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies.: state motto state flower information state flag state state bird
What is Homeschooling?
Find out what homeschooling is, who does it, and how it works.
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.
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.
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.
Newton's Laws of Motion
Learn about Newton's Laws of Motion with these printable pages, games and projects.
Johnny Appleseed Day - March 11
Johnny Appleseed Day - March 11. Learn all about Johnny Appleseed and apples and celebrate with some fun activities.
10 Worksheets to Teach Your Child Basic Weather...
Weather Printables - Weather Crossword Puzzle. Print the Weather Word Search and find the Weather related words.
8 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Rocks Printables - Rocks Wordsearch. Print the Rocks Word Search and find the Rocks 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.
Revolutionary War Printables
Revolutionary War Printables - Revolutionary War Crossword Puzzle. Print the Revolutionary War Word Search and find the Revolutionary War related words. Page 3.
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.
State Unit Study - North Carolina
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about North Carolina.
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.
Halloween Printables
Halloween Printables - Halloween Wordsearch. Print the Halloween Word Search and find the Halloween related words.
Why Secular Homeschoolers Shouldn't Use...
If you homeschool because of the academic advantages, it's worth seeking out science and history resources based on evidence, not faith.
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.
Spelling Tricky Words
We're all familiar with the "i before e, except after c" spelling rule; but what about the exceptions?
What Your Kids *Really* Need to Know
No random collection of facts can prepare today's kids for tomorrow's world, so focus on knowledge that's meaningful to you and to them.
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.
My Kindergarten Portfolio
My Kindergarten Portfolio - All About Me. Print the Kindergarten Portfolio All About Me page, color and add to portfolio. Page 2.
How to Dry Flowers
An easy step by step method for drying flowers. A great how-to project for all ages.
Florida Printables
Florida Printables - Florida State Map. Print the Florida State Map. Fill in state capital, major cities, and other state attractions that you find. Page 10.
Can You Begin Homeschooling Your Child Mid-Year?
Can I Begin Homeschooling Mid-year? Tips for taking your child out of school.
Science Report Forms
Print the Science Experiment Form and record the materials, question, hypothesis and method of your experiment. Page 5.
What Not to Say to a Homeschooler
Yeah, they said it. Here's how to deal with it (and avoid a playground fight).
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.
7 Surprising Things About Homeschooling
Homeschooling is more mainstream than you think -- but it's still very different from traditional school.
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.
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.
9 Creative Ideas for Teaching a Child to Tell...
Here are creative ideas for teaching children how to tell time. Judy clocks are a good tool to use, but homeschoolers offer other ideas.
Texas Printables
Texas Printables - Texas Coloring Page - Longhorn. Print the Texas coloring page and color the picture. Page 8.
Let's Play Store Kit
Let's Play Store - Receipts. Print Let's Play Store - Receipts. Print a few pages and assemble to make a receipt pad. Page 2.
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.
Medieval Times Printables
Medieval Times Printables - Medieval Times Crossword Puzzle. Print the Medieval Times Word Search and find the Medieval Times related words. Page 3.
Titanic Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the Titanic Vocabulary Worksheet and fill in the Titanic related words. Page 2.
Don't Believe the Homeschool Critics
What do critics say about homeschooling, and what are the facts?
Let's Play Restaurant Kit
Let's Play Restaurant - Order Sheets and Checks. Print Let's Play Restaurant - Order Sheets and Checks. Print a few pages and assemble to make an order pad. Page 2.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Phonics Programs
phonics curriculum kindergarten choosing homeschool
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.
Lewis and Clark Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Lewis and Clark Printables - Lewis and Clark Vocabulary Worksheet. Print the Lewis and Clark Vocabulary Worksheet and fill in the Lewis and Clark related words. Page 2.
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.
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.
Civil War Printables
Civil War Printables - Civil War Wordsearch. Print the Civil War Word Search and find the Civil War related words.
Pioneer Life Printables
Pioneer Life Printables - Pioneer Life Coloring Page. Print the Covered Wagon coloring page and color the picture. Page 7.
Magnets Printables
Print the Magnets Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Magnets related words.
Do Homeschoolers Need More Regulation?
Calls for more regulation of homeschooling parents suggest they are more neglectful than other parents and educators -- a fear not based on fact.
Paul Bunyan Printables
Paul Bunyan Printables - Paul Bunyan Vocabulary. Print the Paul Bunyan Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Paul Bunyan related words. Page 2.
State Information Form for state unit studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies
What Does a Typical Homeschool Day Look Like?
Every family's different, but there are some ways homeschoolers tend to organize their day.
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.
State Unit Studies
State Unit Studies to learn the geography and facts about each state.
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.
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.
Volcano Printables
Volcano Printables - Volcano Vocabulary. Print the Volcano Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Volcano related words. Page 2.
Shopping for a Curriculum? Here's What To Look...
If you're thinking about an all-in-one curriculum, here are some points to keep in mind.
Bees Printables
Bees Printables - Bees Challenge. Print the Bees Challenge Activity and complete the multiple choice questions. Page 4.
5 Quick-Start Homeschooling Tips
Steps to take when you're just starting to homeschool.
Football Printables
Football Printables - Football Crossword Puzzle. Print the Football Word Search and find the Football related words. Page 3.
Homeschool Myths Debunked
Is homeschooling a threat to the public system and the country? Common sense says no.
What made you decide to homeschool?
The decision to homeschool is a personal one and usually a difficult one. Families choose to homeschool for many different reasons. Read the responses from the forum and then share your story with us.
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.
Back to School Printables
Back to School Printables for you as you get started back to school.
One-Stop Guide For New Homeschoolers
Advice and information especially for new homeschoolers.
Mexico Printables
Mexico Printables - Mexico Wordsearch. Print the Mexico Word Search and find the Mexico related words.
State Unit Study - Texas
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Texas.
Back-to-School Stress-Busters for Homeschoolers
Tired of the mall crowds at back-to-school time? Escape the crush by creating a schedule that suits your family's needs.
Dinosaur Printables
Dinosaur Printables - Dinosaur Wordsearch. Print the Dinosaur Word Search and find the Dinosaur related words.
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
Columbus Day Printables
Columbus Day Printables - Columbus Day Wordsearch. Print the Columbus Day Word Search and find the Columbus Day related words.
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.
Volleyball Printables
Volleyball Printables - Volleyball Crossword Puzzle. Print the Volleyball Word Search and find the Volleyball related words. Page 3.
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