Category Archives: 2010 Homeschool Expo

Homeschooling for Excellence 101

Yesterday, new homeschoolers or parents thinking about homeschooling were able to attend the Homeschooling for Excellence 101 one-day seminar at the 2010 Southeast Homeschool Expo.  Many parents came away encouraged and ready to start a totally new experience with their children – AND THEY WERE EXCITED!  Here is what some of them said:

If you weren’t able to attend, you can contact us for how to purchase the CDs. And plan on attending next year!!

Workshop: Georgia 4H Environmental Education

Title: Georgia 4H Environmental Education

Speaker/Affiliation: Melanie Biersmith/Georgia 4H Environmental Education

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 1:45 PM

Description: Georgia 4-H EE has provided high quality field studies for 30 years. Come learn how this program can enhance the three R’s in your classroom! The Georgia 4-H Environmental Education Program has provided high quality day & residential field studies for 30 years. Using the outdoors as a classroom without walls, K-12th grade students can experience specific ecosystems of our five 4-H Centers located from the mountains to the sea! Understanding that the best field studies enhance & complement in-school curricula, Georgia 4-H EE has correlated all of its programming to the Georgia Performance Standards. We have also paid attention to the 3 R’s: rigor, relevance, & relationships. Our programs are a natural fit. Participants will learn about our tradition of excellence as well as how to plan an effective field study. Door prizes will be provided. (Room 110)

Workshop: How to Teach Latin

Title: How to Teach Latin

Speaker/Affiliation: Tanya Charlton/Memoria Press

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 1:45 PM

Description: This workshop takes the teacher through the basics of teaching a Latin course using Memoria Press’ First Form Latin. It will also teach the parent with no Latin background how to teach Latin successfully. (Room 105)

Workshop: Work at Home as Medical Transcriptionist

Title: Work at Home as a Medical Transcriptionist

Speaker/Affiliation: Deborah Burns/The Medical Transcription Service

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 1:45 PM

Description: If you want to choose your own hours, have a business at home, work for our service, find clients easily & make great money, this class will get you started. Learn about the career, how to learn medical terms, equipment needed & much more. (Room 112)

Workshop: Lapbooking/Notebooking with Any Curriculum

Title: Lapbooking/Notebooking with Any Curriculum

Speaker/Affiliation: Tracee Wood

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 1:45 PM

Description: Get your children involved in their subjects. Appeal to all of their learning styles & help facilitate fun & fondness for your topics. Subjects accompanied by lapbooking are subjects that stay with your student. It’s not just an education it’s an adventure & a personal work of art. (Room 117/118)