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Hi Lee, What if your 13 year old daughter isn't interested in anything....or so she says. Loves to read but says she's not interested in reading anything "educational". Seems uninterested in most things te last year or two. Help? ( She's the oldest of four girls)
ART!! Have your student draw pictures of the insects for art class. If they aren't artistically minded kids, look at Draw Today. It helps mathematically minded kids draw well. Have fun!
This is great. I probably have 3 years worth of concentrated study for my budding entemologist. From "raising" insects that I couldn't even see at first into adults to absorbing wildlife fact files, and non fiction species books . . . yea, I definitely have an entomology course to add to the transcript.
Gearing up for Ivy League admission is one of the toughest challenge for high school students, whether they are homeschooled or not. Ivy admission requires excellence in all areas, exceeding requirements - and a healthy dose of luck.
Please note that as of January 2021, The College Board has discontinued SAT Subject Tests® and SAT® essay .by Author
You will need to demonstrate interest in a college if you want to get admitted and get scholarships. Applying to a college without showing a genuine interest in the school is likely to benefit only the college, and unlikely to benefit your child.
Showing demonstrated interest means you have shown, by your actions, interest in the college and your desire
Ahhhh, summer! It's the best season ever! June rolls around and our priorities turn to camping, vacation, snuggling young children, relaxing in a hammock, and reading great books. Have some watermelon, throw something on the grill, and enjoy the water. It's important to take a break, and spend some time relaxing so you are refreshed. Summer time - the living should