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APRIL 20, 2013

Movies – A Fun Homeschooling Resource

Literature is great—and so are movies. Combine them and you have a double whammy as far as educational/homeschooling resources go.  There are several Internet sites that deal exclusively…

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APRIL 2, 2013

Homeschooling, Super Easy Backyard Archaeology

In college, I minored in Anthropology which included Archaeology.  It didn't exactly have anything to do with my education major but it is an incredibly interesting field of study!  Recently,…

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MARCH 24, 2013

Youngest Female Doctor in the U.S. — was Homeschooled!

Kip and Mona Harding are the very PROUD parents of the soon-to-be youngest female doctor in the U.S.  And yes--she was homeschooled! If their names are familiar, that's because they are also…

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MARCH 5, 2013

Technically Homeschooled

The following is a Guest Blog post from reader Stephenie, about being "technically" homeschooled.  :) I grew up with two cultures: Chinese and American. With a strict, typical…

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JANUARY 6, 2013

Roadschooling – a real family’s adventure!

One awesome family losing sight of the shore...and searching for the next laundromat! Guest Blogger Mary Carlton The location of a homeschool is home, plain and simple.  You live, eat,…

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MAY 4, 2012

365 Most Frequently Tested Vocabulary Words (for the PSAT, SAT and ACT and Other Tests)

Top Test Prep has a page on their website devoted to the top words your student should know for the PSAT, SAT, ACT and other tests.  The words, along with their definitions are included. You…

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APRIL 10, 2012


In the movie, WE BOUGHT A ZOO, Benjamin Mee (Matt Damon) is a Los Angeles newspaper columnist and adventure writer who, as a single father, faces the challenges of raising his two young children.…

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MARCH 29, 2011

The Chronicles of Narnia Lesson Plans

Just a reminder - The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is coming out on DVD and Blu-Ray April 8, 2011! To celebrate the DVD/Blu-ray release, we have 20 copies of the film…

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NOVEMBER 3, 2010

Amusement Park Homeschool Days

Did you know that many amusement parks offer what they call "Homeschool Days"? Combined with lessons on amusement park physics, this can be a mostly educational family activity. As your children…

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JULY 6, 2010

Internship Opportunities

For more high school information visit our main How to Homeschool High School page. Is your high school student wavering about their career ideas for the future? At this age, the possibilities…

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