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2017 Back To Homeschool Awards!

As homeschoolers, we're always looking for super curriculum, great courses, supplemental material, and more - especially during the Back to Homeschool season. So, Homeschool.com staffers researched different homeschooling products, curriculum, and websites, to come up with our Back to Homeschool Awards list.


We Don’t Homeschool for Religious Reasons

We Don’t Homeschool for Religious Reasons This post was originally published on the BookShark blog.   Homeschooling has come a long way in the last fifteen years. It used to be that most homeschoolers were educating at home because of religious reasons and mostly kept their children hidden at home—concerned that too much exposure to […]


Understanding Learning Styles

Learning styles or even learning preferences addressed in the right way can make or break your homeschool. Read on to find out more.


Locating Inspiring Summer Resources

  Inspiration Station June 2017, Issue 11   "Locating Inspiring Summer Resources" by Homeschool.com's Rebecca Kochenderfer Your local craft shops and bookstores—as well as many sites online—are full of kid-friendly materials to enrich your summer learning plans. Involve your child in choosing materials. This is a great opportunity to teach consumer skills. Your child can [...]


Homeschool Summer Goal Setting for Peace of Mind

Homeschool summer learning is about individualized learning. It's our chance to seek and create environments to meet the specific learning needs of our kids. An understanding of how your child assimilates information can help guide your selection of activities and learning materials to help optimize the experience. For more homeschool summer learning ideas look here.


Have You Seen the Summer Resources Awards List?

Handpicked Summer Resources Just For You! Summer and homeschooling – there are so many options. As many options as there are families! Many homeschoolers continue full-time lessons throughout the summer, others choose a lighter load for the summer months, and some of us take the summer off. Regardless of how we choose to homeschool, we […]


A 1912 Exam Taught Me What I Know About Choosing Homeschool Curriculum

  With one foot in childhood and the other entering adulthood, eighth grade is a pivotal time. Choosing a homeschool curriculum can be nerve-wracking when you realize that eighth grade can set your child up for success or hold him back. I found inspiration for my son’s curriculum choices in a very odd place—a 1912 eighth grade […]


MORE Handpicked Summer Resources Just For You!

MORE Handpicked Summer Resources Just For You! Summer and homeschooling – there are so many options. As many options as there are families!  Many homeschoolers continue full-time lessons throughout the summer, others choose a lighter load for the summer months, and some of us take the summer off. Regardless of how we choose to homeschool, […]


Handpicked Summer Resources Just For You!

Summer and homeschooling – there are so many options. As many options as there are families! Because of this, Homeschool.com has published our Summer Resources Awards list – handpicked gems from companies that understand the importance of continued summer learning opportunities and experiences.