How to Motivate Homeschool Teens and Rouse Slug-Slow Students

How to Motivate Homeschool Teens and Rouse Slug-Slow Students
One mom jokingly told me that her son's spirit animal was a sloth. We had a good giggle over that one, because I remember what it's like to try to mot...
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Teach Note Taking While Homeschooling High School

Teach Note Taking While Homeschooling High School
Note taking skills can really help your children become successful in college and career. And, it's a pretty easy class to teach.  This post...
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Great read! Thanks for sharing such a great blog post! Posts like these will surely help each and every homeschooler in homeschool... Read More
Friday, 04 December 2020 17:51
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What You Need to Know About Homeschool Grade Levels and Graduation Age

What You Need to Know About Homeschool Grade Levels and Graduation Age
There you are, homeschooling the normal and natural way, not worrying about grade levels. And, then, BAM! Someone asks you that question. "What grade ...
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Hi Casey! You could make a section (before 9th grade section) called "Early High School Credits" and place the biology credit ther... Read More
Friday, 04 June 2021 19:19
Guest — Casey
How would you put a class (Biology) on a high school transcript that the student took in 8th grade? Do you just add it on to the ... Read More
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The 12 Days of Christmas Teaching Tips

The 12 Days of Christmas Teaching Tips
Master my best Christmas teaching tips this season! Holiday seasons, especially between November and January, are busy times. Celebrations like Thanks...
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The 5 Hardest Things About Homeschooling High School

The 5 Hardest Things About Homeschooling High School
There are 5 situations that homeschoolers may face while homeschooling high school that are so challenging, only a parent can effectively handle ...
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Thanks for sharing such a great blog!! It was really informative and I am sure that everyone would like and it would help them in ... Read More
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November Gold Care Club Update

November Gold Care Club Update
 New this month for my Gold Care Club members ... Gold Care Club members ... be sure to read your email for an important announcement about consu...
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31 Educational Games for High School Students

31 Educational Games for High School Students
Games for high school students can make learning more fun. Learning through games requires a careful balance of structure and fun (so the kids don't g...
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You should add Historical Conquest to your social studies list. When I got it for my son, I was surprised at how many times I aske... Read More
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Answers to the 15 Biggest Questions about Homeschooling High School

Answers to the 15 Biggest Questions about Homeschooling High School
It's possible to become disabled by fear or anxiety when it comes to homeschooling high school. Your job is to learn enough before your children get t...
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Hi there. I have been looking out for some parenting blogs as I am going to homeschool my 5th grader to his 6th grade. I think tha... Read More
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Robin
Hi Haritha, Lee encourages parents to homeschool independently. Lee has written an excellent, inexpensive, and easy-to-read book... Read More
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October Gold Care Club Update

October Gold Care Club Update
New for this month in the Gold Care Club updates ...  How To Training Courses Quick Start: Keys to High School SuccessBeginner: Preparing to Home...
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How do Homeschooling and Socialization Work Together?

How do Homeschooling and Socialization Work Together?
 Parents worry about homeschooling and socialization. Neighbors wonder if homeschoolers are weird. And kids just want to find friends. Here ...
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Thank you, Lee! I need to continue to reflect over this article. I read it at a time when I truly needed to hear this encouragem... Read More
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Robin
Lee loves to help, Alaina! Let us know if you have questions! Robin Assistant to The HomeScholar... Read More
Sunday, 06 October 2019 03:54
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How to Be the Best Homeschool Guidance Counselor

How to Be the Best Homeschool Guidance Counselor
 Did you know that you are your child's best homeschool guidance counselor? You'll never believe what I overheard one day while getting my hair d...
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How to Homeschool Independently

How to Homeschool Independently
"Old-fashioned" homeschooling is still your best bet for growing passionate learners! You can learn how to homeschool independently and take your life...
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15 Reasons to Make a Homeschool Transcript

15 Reasons to Make a Homeschool Transcript
A homeschool transcript is part of your child's educational background that you will have to provide when you help them go through the college admissi...
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Saxon Advanced Math on the Homeschool Transcript

Saxon Advanced Math on the Homeschool Transcript
If you have students that like to use a more textbook-centered approach, like I did, then you'll find that this is a good curriculum for your family.&...
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Extremely helpful, as always. Thanks!
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How to Document Homeschool PE Credits

How to Document Homeschool PE Credits
Do homeschool PE credits seem elusive to you? Do you wish there was a surefire system to document all PE credits? To be sure, homeschool PE&...
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Yes, absolutely that would work! Anything at all that involves sports is a great inclusion for PE. Blessings, Lee... Read More
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Since my daughter's personal sports activities are already going towards a program where they can't be double-dipped as material o... Read More
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Katie that absolutely sounds legit for PE Blessings, Lee... Read More
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