Tips about homeschool and home education Homeschooled children are not sent to school, they are lead into a better and more fulfilling education by our daily example, by careful productive nurturing, individual tuition and personal attention. Who else knows, understands and loves your child better than you yourself. Consider how well your child already knows… Read More Tips and Ideas about Homeschooling
Car Seat Travel Packs and Storage Solution for Car Schooling Using the time travelling in the car to educate seems to make sense. Rex and Maria have made and provided a storage solution for their children. I thought this may be a usefull idea families who spend time travelling.
Car Schooling and Travel Games This article was originally on the forum at homeschool.co.uk and written in Wed Sep 11, 2002 4:58 pm Post subject: Car Activities – Schooling while traveling. I posted the following question on the Duet6v7 list. “We seem to spend a fair amount of time in the car, any suggestions, actives… Read More Car Activities – Schooling while traveling.
Nation Identity Scheme for Children in the UK John Clare, the Education Correspondent for The Daily Telegraph, recently received and responded to a letter from a school governor disturbed by an extension of the annual school census. Introduced in 1996, this census has been used by the British Department for Education and Skills (DfES) to… Read More Nation Identity Scheme for Children in the UK
Conkers – An Old English School Yard Game Conkers are the seeds from Horse Chestnut trees. They are usually found around September / October in the UK. Make a hole through the middle of the conker and thread it on a string. Take it in turns to attack your opponent’s conker with yours (one swipe… Read More Conkers – An Old English School Yard Game
Talking to the Press – Advice for Homeschoolers – Article originally appeared on Education Otherwise magazine Home education is a legal option for anyone. It’s education that’s compulsory, not school attendance. You don’t have to be a teacher / well educated to do it, you can learn together, however around a quarter of all HE… Read More Talking to the Press – Advice for Homeschoolers
Poems and Limericks Mr Giraffe Mr Giraffe you make me laugh You seem to be made all wrong With your head so high way up in the sky And your neck so very long It seems to me that your dinner and tea Have such a long way to go And I am wondering, and… Read More Poems and Limericks
Am I homeschooling for the right reasons? I think the reason you need to ask that question is because most of us have the idea that homeschooling and public schooling are equivalent with just some minor differences. There are actually huge compromises that need to be made in the learning environment in order for a… Read More Am I homeschooling for the right reasons?
Recommended Reading – Secular Books lbert, David H. And the Skylark Sings to Me Andreola, Karen. A Charlotte Mason Companion Barnier, Carol. How to Get Your Child Off the Refridgerator and On to Learning: Homeschooling Distractible, ADHD, or Just Plain Fidgety Kids Beechick, Ruth. Dr. Beechichk’s Homeschool Answer Book Bell, Debra. Ultimate Guide to Homeschooling… Read More Recommended Reading – Secular Books
12 Steps to Becoming A More Organized Woman by Lane P Jordan ISBN 1-56563-412-8 Being organised is something which I am always striving to achieve as it is the key to having a relaxed and homely environment where the family can come and find rest and sanctification after their busy day. To some people being… Read More Review: 12 Steps to Becoming A More Organized Woman