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The Crash Course Guide to Catholic Homeschooling

Topics covered include educational philosophies, choosing curriculum, time management, teaching children with special needs, and homeschooling when life is hard. It will touch on the basics of what you need to know to feel confident as you embark on this new chapter of your parenting life.

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Posted in Resources Writing

New Writing Program from IEW

If you have a child that struggles with writing but like rules and order, this is a program worth checking out.

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Posted in Lesson Plans / Ideas

How to Use Free Online Resources to Develop Personalized Curriculum

You want to have in depth lessons that tailor to your child’s learning style and interests.  It’s part of why you started homeschooling.  But how…

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Posted in Religion

Catholic Brain – Catholic Faith Formation

Catholic Brain, a Catholic faith formation program, offers over 5000 educational resources to help you share the Catholic faith with your children. It features animated…

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Posted in Book Reviews Lesson Plans / Ideas Uncategorized

Homeschooling, Simplified

Bonnie Landry, a Canadian homeschooling mother of seven, has written a series of books which aim to simplify homeschooling. These books are short, but packed…

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Posted in Book Reviews

Book Review: 102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum

102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum: Choosing the Right Curriculum and Approach for Each Child’s Learning Style by Cathy Duffy Westminster, CA: Grove Publishing, 2015…

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Posted in Homeschool Academies On-Line Classes

Kolbe Academy Online Academy

How It Works Online Academy Courses Uses Adobe Connect to conduct “live” online courses with a real instructor and students (video/audio). Adobe Connect account is provided by…

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Posted in 1st grade 2nd grade 3rd grade 4th grade 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Charlotte Mason Curriculum High School Preschool

Simply Charlotte Mason

SimplyCharlotteMason.com is dedicated to helping you homeschool your children using the Charlotte Mason method and wonderful philosophy of education. Whether you’re looking for great living…

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Posted in 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Eclectic High School History Practical Tips

U.S. Government – Citizenship Test

This year for history, I wanted to start with a unit on U.S. Government. The boys spent the last six weeks reading about The Constitution…

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Posted in 1st grade 2nd grade 3rd grade 4th grade 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade High School Kindergarten On-Line Classes

Gifted Learning Links from Northwestern University

Northwestern University offers a variety of online classes for academically advanced students in grades K – 12. A variety of classes are offered each year….

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