Category Archives: Homeschool Expo Updates

Workshop: How to Deal With Children Who Are Whiners and Complainers

Title: How to Deal With Children Who Are Whiners & Complainers

Speaker/Affiliation: Kelly Ling/Homeschooling Mom of 5

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

Description: Children who whine & complain their way through life can sap all the joy out of what a parent hoped would be an enjoyable homeschooling experience. Take heart! Talking from lots of experience, Kelly offers helpful examples & ideas to curb whining while appropriately giving voice to a whining child’s actual needs. Moms and Dads, you don’t have to let negativity derail your homeschooling efforts. Kelly shows you how. (Room 113/114)

Workshop: How to Help Gifted Students More Effectively

Title: How to Help Gifted Students More Effectively

Speaker/Affiliation: Randi St. Denis/Director, HEEA, Homeschooling Mother of 7

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

Description: Discover ways to help gifted children to achieve their potential without self destructing from stress. Gifted kids are children too! Sometimes they are more mature than anyone else & sometimes they are more babyish than anyone else. Learn secrets to pacing gifted children, encouraging them to tackle tough scenarios, helping them learn resilience when they hit a wall, & helping them to develop better social skills. (Room 115/116)

Workshop: Being Salt & Light Families

Title: Being Salt & Light Families

Speaker/Affiliation: Israel Wayne/Wisdom’s Gate

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 3:00 PM

Description: As homeschoolers, we are often accused of retreating from society instead of impacting it. What is the balance between sheltering our children and reaching out to a lost world around us? In this session, Israel Wayne explains how you can equip your children for the “real world” by developing a family ministry. (Room 102)

Workshop: An Innovative Approach to Teaching Children How to Write

Title: An Innovative Approach to Teaching Children How to Write

Speaker/Affiliation: Carole Marsh/Gallopade International

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 3:00 PM

Description: Award-winning author Carole Marsh explains how to teach children to be WOW writers using her innovative approach. Getting kids excited about writing is what Carole does best and now she is passing her techniques along to you. Free handouts will be available and a door prize will be given. (Room 105)

Workshop: Help! My Husband’s No Help!

Title: Help! My Husband’s No Help!

Speaker/Affiliation: Lisa Brown/Homeschool Mother of 4

Date and Time: Friday, July 30th, 2010, 3:00 PM

Description: A sensitive treatment of a difficult topic, Lisa shares real insights from her own journey. While offering understanding and compassion, with a good dose of humor, she tackles issues that most women avoid. Learn 7 secrets to a happy marriage and successful family and homeschool life. This workshop offers frank answers to difficult issues many women face. (Room 115/116)