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Homeschooling on a Budget

Homeschooling can be expensive–books, supplies, classes and tutors all cost money.  But homeschooling on a budget is possible. In fact, you can homeschool without spending a dime! Free Homeschool Curriculum Yes, it’s true!  You can find absolutely free homeschool curriculum online.  A few taps of the keyboard and you can find the option that’s right …

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Homeschool Names: Naming Your Homeschool

Need some homeschool names? Here are some ideas for naming your homeschool! Homeschooling Names So, you’ve decided to move forward with homeschooling.  Congratulations, that’s amazing!  At some point, you may have noticed that various homeschools have names, and now you’re wondering…. Should I name my homeschool?  Well, that depends!  Legally, you may have to.  Some …

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Homeschool Physical Science Curriculum for Middle School

Seventh and eighth grade are hard years for homeschool science curriculum! Thankfully, we found just the right physical science curriculum to address those middle school years! Homeschool Physical Science When we discovered Apologia’s Physical Science curriculum, we knew it would be a good fit for our middle school science needs. So, I was happy to …

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What to Look for in a Homeschool Science Curriculum

Looking for a homeschool science curriculum? Here’s what you need to consider. Talking about homeschool science curriculums is exciting for me because science is my favorite to teach! The thrill of getting to make a mess in the name of knowledge, as well as, finding out exactly how things operate is something that just can’t …

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10 Must-Have School Supplies for New Homeschoolers

Are you thinking about homeschooling this year? Check out this list of must-have school supplies for new homeschoolers! It’s hard to believe, but we’ve been homeschooling for more than a decade now. The oldest just graduated in June, while the other two are starting 11th and 7th grades. I have absolutely no idea where the …

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Fun First Day of Homeschool Ideas

It’s back to school time and that means homeschool is starting! Check out these fun first day of homeschool ideas to memorably usher in the year! First Day of Homeschool You’ve been preparing curriculums, reading all the blogs, and now the day has finally come. It’s the first day of homeschool! Suddenly you’re wondering, where …

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Free Online Homeschool Programs

Whether you’re just beginning your homeschool journey or have been doing it for years, it never hurts to have extra resources to aid your child’s education. Even better if they don’t cost a thing! These free online homeschool programs can help! I’ve compiled 10 FREE online homeschool programs that have a wide variety of classes …

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When You Can’t Find a Good Fit Homeschool Co-op

Finding a good fit homeschool co-op can be tough. Here’s what to do if you can’t find one. I know some of you can’t even imagine what it would be like not to be a part of a homeschool co-op…and others of you are thinking, “What’s a co-op?” Basically, a co-op is a group of homeschooling families …

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Homeschool: Is Homeschooling Right for Your Family?

There are a lot of misconceptions about homeschooling and, often, families whose children are having trouble in school wonder if homeschooling is an option that might work for them. While these facts about homeschooling may make deciding whether to homeschool a little bit easier, there are a lot of pros and cons to consider before …

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