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MAY 9, 2013

Favorite Tips for Homeschooling your Preschooler

Start homeschooling - when your "little" is ready! But, if they show signs of readiness you can start at any age.  Since little ones are like wonderful, little sponges, wanting to soak up everything,…

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MAY 8, 2013

Six Tips for Camping Success

Catching a fish in the nearby lake….walking the forest to find the waterfall….roasting a marshmallow and telling ghost stories over a roaring fire….these moments bear camping memories…

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MAY 8, 2013

Finding Your Homeschool Routine–Guest Blogger Susan

For almost eight months (when we began homeschooling), I have been trying to establish a homeschool routine for my 10-year old son that works to get the most work done, with the least amount…

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APRIL 29, 2013

Children with Autism – Focus on their Strengths!

“The amount of eccentricity in a society has generally been proportional to the amount of genius, mental vigor, and moral courage which it contained. That so few now dare to be eccentric,…

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APRIL 28, 2013

Seven Things You Should Know About Autism

  Seven Things You Should Know About Autism Autism is a complex developmental disability that on average, affects one in 110 children. This disability is on the rise and has…

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APRIL 25, 2013

Homeschooling & Life Skills

Kids need to be taught practical life skills—skills that will teach them how to survive in society—how to thrive in society. Teaching these to your children can certainly be part of your…

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APRIL 22, 2013

Colonial Williamsburg Apprenticeships

During the Colonial Williamsburg Fall Homeschooler Event, students will have an opportunity to participate in an abbreviated apprenticeship program with a master craftsman such as a Silversmith…

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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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