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Homeschooling: Most Popular Articles

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The Benefits of Homeschooling - for Parents!
We often discuss the benefits of homeschooling for students, but what are the benefits for parents? The benefits are many - discover four of them!
Back to School Printables
Back to School Printables for you as you get started back to 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.
Print Out This Coloring Book About the Letter...
My A Book - Letter A Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
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.
Volunteer Opps for Teens
Serving allows us to make the world a better place. Look for volunteer opportunities for teens that will allow them to use their talents for others.
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.
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.
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.
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 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Geography Printables - Geography Wordsearch. Print the Geography Word Search and find the Geography related words.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Alphabetizing Activities
Free printables for your students. Add these free printable alphabetizing 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.
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.
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.
Simple Machines Coloring Book
Simple Machines Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Simple Machines Coloring Book.
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.
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.
Labor Day Printables
Labor Day Printables - Labor Day Wordsearch. Print the Labor Day Word Search and find the Labor Day related words.
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.
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.
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.
How to Rock Your Homeschool Support Group...
If you lead a homeschool support group, try these 10 homeschool support group topics to keep member families encouraged throughout the school year.
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.
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.
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.
Texas Printables
Texas Printables - Texas Wordsearch. Print the Texas Word Search and find the Texas related words.
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.
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.
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.
Science Report Forms
Print the Science Report Form and fill out as you research your topic of choice.
My Kindergarten Portfolio
My Kindergarten Portfolio - My Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page. Print the Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
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.
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.
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.
10 Worksheets to Teach Your Child Basic Weather...
Weather Printables - Weather Wordsearch. Print the Weather Word Search and find the Weather related words.
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.
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.
Homeschool Fun - Veterans Day Quiz
How much do you know about Veterans Day? Learn all about Veterans Day and then test your knowledge.
50 Fantastic Fall Activities for Families
Take advantage of the cool, crisp air and delightful colors of fall with these 50 fantastic fall activities for families.
How to Dry Flowers
An easy step by step method for drying flowers. A great how-to project for all ages.
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.
Civil War Printables
Civil War Printables - Civil War Wordsearch. Print the Civil War Word Search and find the Civil War related words.
State Information - State Unit Studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies.
State Unit Studies
State Unit Studies to learn the geography and facts about each state.
Spelling Tricky Words
We're all familiar with the "i before e, except after c" spelling rule; but what about the exceptions?
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.
Typical Course of Study - 2nd Grade
Annotated course of study for 2nd Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 2nd Grade skills.
Labor Day Quiz
How much do you know about Labor Day?: johnny appleseed fundays calendar labor day calendars quiz
My B Book
My B Book - Letter B Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
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.
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.
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.
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 - 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.
Can You Begin Homeschooling Your Child Mid-Year?
Can I Begin Homeschooling Mid-year? Tips for taking your child out of school.
Earthquake Printables
Earthquake Printables - Earthquake Wordsearch. Print the Earthquake Word Search and find the Earthquake 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.
Homeschooling Kindergarten
Tips and suggestions for homeschooling your kindergartener. It should be a fun time.
My Memory Book
My Memory Book - My Memory Book Cover Page. Print the My Memory Book Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Phonics Programs
phonics curriculum kindergarten choosing homeschool
State Unit Study - Texas
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Texas.
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
Fire Prevention Printables
Fire Prevention Printables - Fire Prevention Wordsearch. Print the Fire Prevention Word Search and find the Fire Prevention related words.
Tennessee State Tree
Tennessee State Tree is the Tulip Poplar - Tennessee Unit Study.
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.
Florida Printables
Florida Printables - Florida Wordsearch. Print the Florida Word Search and find the Florida related words.
Are Homeschool Parents Really Qualified to Teach?
Are homeschooling parents qualified to teach their kids? Three qualities ensure that they are - and teaching degree isn't one of them.
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.
Homeschooling for Newbies: A "Getting Started"...
How do I start homeschooling? What does a typical day look like? What do we do all day? Find these answers and learn the basics of how to homeschool.
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts. Print the worksheet and study the facts.
How to Learn Your ABCs with Crayons
Make the alphabet coloring pages to make a coloring book for each letter of the alphabet. Each letter has a cover page and 9 alphabet coloring pages. Print the alphabet coloring pages and bind together to make each book.
Mexico Printables
Mexico Printables - Mexico Wordsearch. Print the Mexico Word Search and find the Mexico related words.
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.
8 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Rocks Printables - Rocks Wordsearch. Print the Rocks Word Search and find the Rocks related words.
State Unit Study - North Carolina
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about North Carolina.
State Unit Study - Florida
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Florida.
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.
Louisiana Printables
Louisiana Printables - Louisiana Wordsearch. Print the Louisiana Word Search and find the Louisiana related words.
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.
Do You NEED a Homeschool Room?
Do you need a dedicated schoolroom for your homeschool? There are benefits both to having a schoolroom and not having one. What's right for you?
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.
My C Book
My C Book - Letter C Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Fairy Tales Printables
Fairy Tales Printables - Fairy Tales Wordsearch. Print the Fairy Tales Word Search and find the Fairy Tales related words.
Fall Printables
Fall Printables - Fall Wordsearch. Print the Fall Word Search and find the Fall related words.
Revolutionary War Printables
Print the Revolutionary War Word Search and find the Revolutionary War related words.
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.
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.
Cheap (and Free!) Homeschool Curriculum
Looking for some low-cost basic teaching materials? Here are some suggestions.
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.
Volcano Printables
Volcano Printables - Volcano Wordsearch. Print the Volcano Word Search and find the Volcano related words.
Newton's Laws of Motion
Learn about Newton's Laws of Motion with these printable pages, games and projects.
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.
Johnny Appleseed Printables
Johnny Appleseed Printables - Johnny Appleseed Wordsearch. Print the Johnny Appleseed Word Search and find the Johnny Appleseed related words.
Is It Harder to Homeschool Teens?
Homeschooling teens can have its own challenges, but the rewards are worth it for parent and children alike.
Do I Need to Buy a Curriculum?
Find alternatives to traditional (and often expensive) homeschool curriculum and custom-design your child's learning experience.
Typical Course of Study with Annotated Links
Typical course of study with annotated links for Preschool to 12th grade. Find help for covering each topic and check mastery of that skill.
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.
North Carolina Printables
North Carolina Printables - North Carolina Wordsearch. Print the North Carolina Word Search and find the North Carolina related words.
How To Schedule a Homeschool Day
A simple how to on scheduling your homeschooling day. Each homeschooling family is unique and will have to find the schedule that best suits their family.
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.
Pioneer Life Printables
Pioneer Life Printables - Pioneer Life Wordsearch. Print the Pioneer Life Word Search and find the Pioneer Life 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.
Musical Instruments Printables
Musical Instruments Printables - Musical Instruments Wordsearch. Print the Musical Instruments Word Search and find the Musical Instruments related words.
What is Homeschooling?
Find out what homeschooling is, who does it, and how it works.
Football Printables
Football Printables - Football Wordsearch. Print the Football Word Search and find the Football related words.
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.
Japan Printables
Japan Printables - Japan Wordsearch. Print the Japan Word Search and find the Japan related words.
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.
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.
5 Great Kids Books About Homeschoolers
Books with homeschooling characters help kids see how they fit into the wider world.
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.
Medieval Times Printables
Medieval Times Printables - Medieval Times Wordsearch. Print the Medieval Times Word Search and find the Medieval Times 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.
Online Physical Education
Online physical education programs are an option available to homeschoolers as well as public school students.
Basketball Printables
Basketball Printables - Basketball Wordsearch. Print the Basketball Word Search and find the Basketball related words.
Learning to Write
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 Tips for an Amazing Back-to-(Home)School
Getting into the swing of a new school year can be an adjustment for everyone. Try these first day of homeschool ideas to start the year off right!
Trains Printables
Trains Printables - Trains Wordsearch. Print the Trains Word Search and find the Trains related words.
Magnets Printables
Print the Magnets Word Search and find the magnet related words.
South Carolina Printables
South Carolina Printables - South Carolina Wordsearch. Print the South Carolina Word Search and find the South Carolina related words.
Volleyball Printables
Volleyball Printables - Volleyball Wordsearch. Print the Volleyball Word Search and find the Volleyball related words.
Homeschool Physical Education Ideas
Physical Education can be more than the typical sports and exercise routines. Try some of these ideas to get your kids up and moving and enjoying it!
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.
Typical Course of Study - 10th Grade
Annotated course of study for 10th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 10th Grade skills.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Spelling, Grade 4
spelling curriculum 4th grade choosing homeschool
Camping Printables
Camping Printables - Camping Wordsearch. Print the Camping Word Search and find the Camping related words.
Special Days and Holidays
October special days and holidays. Learn all about Fire Prevention and celebrate with some fun activities.
Dinosaur Printables
Dinosaur Printables - Dinosaur Wordsearch. Print the Dinosaur Word Search and find the Dinosaur 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.
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.
Summer Printables
Summer Printables - Summer Wordsearch. Print the Summer Word Search and find the Summer related words.
A One-Room Schoolhouse? How to Homeschool...
A one-room schoolhouse seems quaint and romantic, but how do you school multiple ages without losing your mind? Learn how to homeschool multiple ages.
Chocolate Printables
Chocolate Printables - Chocolate Wordsearch. Print the Chocolate Word Search and find the Chocolate related words.
Celebrate Veterans' Day
The history and origin of Veterans' Day for homeschooling families. Learn about Veterans' Day and take a quiz.
State Information Form for state unit studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies
Route 66 Printables
Route 66 Printables - Route 66 Wordsearch. Print the Route 66 Word Search and find the Route 66 related words.
Paul Bunyan Printables
Paul Bunyan Printables - Paul Bunyan Wordsearch. Print the Paul Bunyan Word Search and find the Paul Bunyan related words.

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