Homeschool Articles

How to Choose the Best College for Your Homeschooler

Choosing the right college for your homeschooling kid could be challenging. In order to get the best college for homeschoolers, there are some factors you need to consider and this article details what these factors are.

Going to college is a significant undertaking for any child because this is where they form meaningful relationships and gain knowledge that propels them to the next phase of their lives. Choosing the best college for your kid is therefore very important and homeschoolers find it more challenging at this than parents who send their kids to public school. To be able to choose the best college for your kid as a homeschooling parent, there are a number of factors that you need to take into consideration as highlighted in the following article.

All About Unit Studies

Interested in learning all about unit studies? Rather short or long term, unit studies can offer a great variety in your homeschool!

As you know, there are many methods of homeschooling. We have already discussed classical, and Charlotte Mason. Today, I want to share with you all about Unit Studies.

What are Unit Studies?

Unit studies allow a homeschooler to focus on one topic for a set period of time. During this time the students will learn many subjects together. This could include History, Science, Literature, Art and more. For example, a unit study on horses may involve the history of horses, the anatomy of horses, and learning to draw a horse. The students would read books on horses, and maybe even visit a horse farm. All learning will center on that one topic but will incorporate many different subjects.

Top 5 Practical Tips to Bust Homeschool Boredom

When boredom comes into homeschooling, learning stalls. Do not worry, we have all been there. Use these tips to learn how to bust homeschooling boredom and enjoy the homeschooling session with your kids.

Homeschooling is fun most times. Other times it could be so challenging and frustrating. This is more so for the newbie homeschoolers who are yet to find their rhythm in homeschooling. At some point, we have all experienced boredom or the feeling that nothing is working according to plan. It can be pretty frustrating really and to get rid of such, here are some of the top tips and tricks.

Socialization Opportunities for Homeschoolers

Do you ever wonder about homeschool socialization? Do you get sick of hearing this ever annoying questions?  How do you respond? Here are just a few of the many socialization opportunities for homeschoolers. Next time, respond with this list! 

Homeschool parents hear the socialization question…. A LOT! And, if you are like me, it DRIVES YOU NUTS!

However, if you are really, truly concerned about socialization, and if that is really, truly why you are hesitant to homeschool, then I am here to reassure you. Homeschool kids ARE socialized. If anything, we are too social because we try to make up for the perceived “lack” of socialization.

Fall Learning Activities

As homeschoolers, we can take the fall season and turn it into learning activities. Here are some of our favorite Fall Learning Activities.
As homeschoolers, we can take the fall season and turn it into learning activities. Here are some of our favorite Fall Learning Activities.

Fall is my favorite time of the year. I love the beauty that surrounds this season, and one of our favorite things is to enjoy the evenings as the temps die down. As homeschoolers, we can take the fall season and turn it into learning activities. Here are some of our favorite Fall Learning Activities.

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