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TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: What Curriculum Should I Use For My 4 Year Old?

What Curriculum Should I Use For My 4 Year Old?

by Mary Ann

Recently on TheHomeSchoolMom's Facebook page someone asked for recommendations for her soon to be 4 year old. It took me back to when I had a 4 year … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: 4 Things to Tell Yourself When You Want to Quit Homeschooling

What to Tell Yourself When You Want to Quit Homeschooling

by Rebecca Capuano

If it hasn’t happened yet, it will.That moment, in homeschooling, when you are sure you Can. Not. Do. This. Any. More.Maybe it’s because of … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: From School to Homeschool Co-op

From School to Co-op

by Jeanne Faulconer

Many children come to homeschooling directly from attending school, or the kids have been homeschooled their whole lives, but their parents' only … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: Joining a Homeschool Co-op

Joining a Co-op

by Jeanne Faulconer

How can I join a homeschool co-op?If you're looking for a homeschool co-op, keep in mind that co-ops have different approaches to new families. … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: The #1 Tip for Organizing Homeschool Activities

#1 Tip for Organizing Homeschool Activities

by Jeanne Faulconer

You float an idea on a homeschool email list or a Facebook group:"I'm planning a field trip to Smith Historical Farm on the morning of April 10. I … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog: 3 ways old homeschoolers can help new homeschoolers

New Homeschoolers Need Old Homeschoolers

by Jeanne Faulconer

What do new homeschoolers need from "old" homeschoolers?In a previous post in my "Homeschoolers Helping Homeschoolers" series, I suggested that … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog - Homegrown Riches: The Economic Challenges of Homeschooling

Homegrown Riches: The Economic Challenges of Homeschooling

by Living Education Contributor

By Amanda Witman Homeschooling on a Budget Homeschooling is an economic challenge for many families, including mine. Sometimes it takes extra … [Continue reading...]

TheHomeSchoolMom Blog - Homegrown Riches: The Economic Challenges of Homeschooling {Part 2}

Homegrown Riches: The Economic Challenges of Homeschooling {Part 2}

by Living Education Contributor

Continued from Homegrown Riches: The Economic Challenges of Homeschooling {Part I}Holiday celebrations are important. Over the years we’ve focused … [Continue reading...]