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These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Top Nonfiction Picks for Teens and Tweens
Nonfiction can be as well-written and compelling as the best literature.
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.
Halloween Printables
Halloween Printables - Halloween Wordsearch. Print the Halloween Word Search and find the Halloween related words.
Handling Homeschooling Requirements
Find out how homeschooling regulations work in the United States.
7 Surprising Facts About Homeschooling
Homeschooling is more mainstream than you think -- but it's still very different from traditional school.
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.
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.
Columbus Day Printables
Columbus Day Word Search. Print the Columbus Day Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Columbus Day related words. Page 2.
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.
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.
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.
Fire Prevention Printables
Fire Prevention Printables - Fire Prevention Wordsearch. Print the Fire Prevention Word Search and find the Fire Prevention related words.
Fall Printables
Fall Printables - Fall Wordsearch. Print the Fall Word Search and find the Fall related words.
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.
Special Days and Holidays
October special days and holidays. Learn all about Fire Prevention and celebrate with some fun activities.
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.
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.
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.
Earthquake Printables
Earthquake Printables - Earthquake Vocabulary. Print the Earthquake Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Earthquake related words.
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.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Geography Printables - Geography Vocabulary. Print the Geography Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Geography related words.
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.
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.
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.
October Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the pdf: Juliette Gordon Low - Girl Scouts Coloring Page and color the picture. Juliette "Daisy"
Print Out This Coloring Book About the Letter...
My A Book - Letter A Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Newton's Laws of Motion
Learn about Newton's Laws of Motion with these printable pages, games and projects.
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.
Parts of the Microscope Printables
Parts of the Microscope Printables - Label the Microscope Worksheet. Label the parts of the microscope. Page 8.
Can You Begin Homeschooling Your Child Mid-Year?
Can I Begin Homeschooling Mid-year? Tips for taking your child out of school.
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.
10 Positive Reasons to Homeschool
The reasons why people choose to homeschool go way beyond their opinion of traditional school options.
8 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Rocks Printables - Rocks Wordsearch. Print the Rocks Word Search and find the Rocks related words.
State Information - State Unit Studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies.: state motto state flower information state flag state state bird
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
10 Worksheets to Teach Your Child Basic Weather...
Weather Printables - Weather Crossword Puzzle. Print the Weather Word Search and find the Weather related words.
9 Worksheets to Teach Your Child About the...
Solar System Printables - Solar System Crossword Puzzle. Print the Solar System Word Search and find the Solar System related words.
Spelling Tricky Words
We're all familiar with the "i before e, except after c" spelling rule; but what about the exceptions?
What is Homeschooling?
Find out what homeschooling is, who does it, and how it works.
Science Report Forms
Print the Science Experiment Form and record the materials, question, hypothesis and method of your experiment. Page 5.
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.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child the...
Dental Health Printables - Dental Health Vocabulary. Print the Dental Health Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Dental Health related words.
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.
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.
How to Dry Flowers
An easy step by step method for drying flowers. A great how-to project for all ages.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Phonics Programs
phonics curriculum kindergarten choosing homeschool
Civil War Printables
Civil War Printables - Civil War Crossword Puzzle. Print the Civil War Word Search and find the Civil War related words. Page 3.
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.
Magnets Printables
Print the Magnets Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Magnets related words.
History of Candy Corn - October Worksheets
History of Candy Corn. After Gustav's death in 1901, his two eldest sons revived the family candy business. The Goelitz Confectionery Co. invented the popular Halloween confection known as candy corn in the 1880s.
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.
Thanksgiving Printables
Thanksgiving Printables - Thanksgiving Wordsearch. Print the Thanksgiving Word Search and find the Thanksgiving related words.
Celebrate Thanksgiving Day
The history and origin of Thanksgiving Day for homeschooling families. Learn about Thanksgiving Day and take a quiz.
Massachusetts State Seal
Massachusetts State Seal for the Massachusetts Unit Study.
Pioneer Life Printables
Pioneer Life Printables - Pioneer Life Coloring Page. Print the Covered Wagon coloring page and color the picture. Page 7.
Homeschooling Kindergarten
Tips and suggestions for homeschooling your kindergartener. It should be a fun time.
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.
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.
Volcano Printables
Volcano Printables - Volcano Wordsearch. Print the Volcano Word Search and find the Volcano related words.
Simple Machines Coloring Book
Simple Machines Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Simple Machines Coloring Book.
My Kindergarten Portfolio
My Kindergarten Portfolio - My Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page. Print the Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
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.
Native Americans of North America Printables
Native Americans of North America Printables - Native American Vocabulary. Print the Native American Vocabulary Sheet and fill in the Native American related words. Page 2.
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.
Titanic Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the Titanic Vocabulary Worksheet and fill in the Titanic related words. Page 2.
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.
Veterans Day Printables
Veterans Day Printables - Veterans Day Wordsearch. Print the Veterans Day Word Search and find the Veterans Day related words.
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.
Johnny Appleseed Printables
Johnny Appleseed Printables - Johnny Appleseed Wordsearch. Print the Johnny Appleseed Word Search and find the Johnny Appleseed related words.
Nevada State Motto
Nevada State Motto is All for our Country - Nevada Unit Study.
5 Awesome Reading Activities
Find suggestions for making books even more exciting with activities that add context to the story.
State Information Form for state unit studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies
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.
Basketball Printables
Basketball Printables - Basketball Crossword Puzzle. Print the Basketball Word Search and find the Basketball related words. Page 3.
State Unit Study - Rhode Island
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Rhode Island.
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.
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.
Presidents of the United States Worksheets and...
Free printable worksheets for your students. Learn about the Presidents of the United States with these free printable Presidents worksheets and coloring pages.
Let's Play Library Kit
Let's Play Library - Library Cards and Bookmarks. Print Let's Play Library - Library Cards and Bookmarks. Page 2.
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet and Counting Nickels on the clocks. Page 5.
Parts of Speech Printables
Parts of Speech Printables - Parts of Speech Crossword Puzzle. Print the Parts of Speech Word Search and find the Parts of Speech related words. Page 3.
State Unit Study - New York
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about New York.
Fairy Tales Printables
Fairy Tales Printables - Fairy Tales Wordsearch. Print the Fairy Tales Word Search and find the Fairy Tales related words.
6 Learning Tools to Use Instead of Textbooks
Non-traditional learning tools build skills beyond passive reading -- and they're a lot more fun.
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.
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.
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.
Special Needs Forms
Print the Weekly Food Diary and use to track your child's diet. This will help to notice any patterns in behavior and food allergies. Page 2.
One-Stop Guide For New Homeschoolers
Advice and information especially for new homeschoolers.
Celebrate Veterans' Day
The history and origin of Veterans' Day for homeschooling families. Learn about Veterans' Day and take a quiz.
What Does a Typical Homeschool Day Look Like?
Every family's different, but there are some ways homeschoolers tend to organize their day.
Football Printables
Football Printables - Football Crossword Puzzle. Print the Football Word Search and find the Football related words. Page 3.
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