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How To Transition To Homeschooling From Public School

Transitioning from regular school (be it public or private), to homeschooling is quite an adjustment for not just the children but the entire family. Ideally, transitioning from one type of educational experience to another should occur over the summer months to give everyone time to adjust, but such a perfect scenario is not always possible. Transitioning from a typical school environment to homeschooling can successfully be accomplished during any time of the year, even at a moment’s notice to the child. But, adapting to the massive school routine change as well as viewing a parent as both a parent and a teacher, cannot be accomplished in a day. Adjusting your expectations of what both the teaching and learning experience will be like during the first few weeks should be number one on your agenda. Table of Contents: What to Expect In the First Two The Two Major Obstacles Mom is now Mrs. Mom 2. Missing Friends and Feelings of Isolation How to Develop a Homeschooling Plan How to Avoid

Best Board Games To Use In Your Homeschool - Gameschooling On The Homestead

Homeschooling with board games only increases the level of fun involved with educating children at home, it can also vastly enhance the learning process. Learning should be an adventure filled journey of discovery. Adding board games into the actual curriculum, and not simply regulating them into an hour or two slot on family game night will not only reinforce academic concepts, but increase cognitive and critical thinking skills – which are vital to the educational process. Some homeschooling moms love how impactful playing board games to the learning process is, that times in their daily schedule are blocked out for it, and have given this educational activity its own official label:  gameschooling . Game play allows children the change to practice and build their skills in an interactive, no pressure, and non-judgmental manner. Some games that offer learning opportunities are competitive, but others are designed for cooperative play where every participant works together to achieve

Natural Remedies Theme Unit - Goldenrod Homeschool Unity Study For Preschool Through Senior High School Learners

This homeschool theme unit about Goldenrod teaches children how to identify, harvest, and uses this wild edible and medicinal plant. This interactive and hands-on theme unit, like all The Homestead Homeschool unit is designed for use by children from preschool through senior high.  The Goldenrod Unit Study includes 24 pages of instructional text and activities, as well as three bonus pdf downloads - a wildflower recipe book and a wildflower identification journal, and a guide to drying wildflowers in a dehydrator. Visit The Homestead Homeschool section of the Dodrill Ranch ETSY shop to purchase the Goldenrod Unit Study . Goldenrod Unit Study Sections 1. Vocabulary Words 2. Goldenrod Quick Facts 3. My Book About Goldenrod Printable 4. Goldenrod vs Ragweed 5. Goldenrod Medicinal Uses 6. Goldenrod Nutritional Compounds 7. Goldenrod Lapbook or Notebook Activities and Templates 8. How To Identify Goldenrod 9. 4 Goldenrod Identification Activities 10. How To Use Goldenrod 11. How To Dry Gold

Duck Unit Study - 143 Page Educational Text And Activities For Homesteading Homeschool Families

  Duck Unit Study designed by The Homestead Homeschool. This 143 page educational text and printable activity duck husbandr theme unit is designed to grow with our child as he or she ages from preschool through senior year - or be taught to multi-age children at the same time.  This is truly the only duck homeschool theme unit you will ever need.  Children will learn facts about ducks, the different breeds of meat and egg ducks, what each breed shares in common and the differences between them. Learners will also be introduced to all aspects of duck husbandry to help teach them how to raise their own flock - and use the products duck offer.  Purchase The Homestead Homeschool Duck Unit Study by clicking here to start learning today! Duck Unit Study Sections 1. Duck Quick Facts 2. Duck Keeping Pros And Cons 3. Duck Language And Behavior 4. Raising Ducks For Eggs 5. Egg Laying Duck Breed Husbandry Tips 6. Duck Egg Facts 7. Best Duck Egg Laying Breeds 8. How To Maximize Egg Production 9.

Chicken Unit Study - Homeschool Theme Unit With 83 Pages Of Learning For Preschool Through High School Seniors

  This homeschool theme unit is the only chicken husbandry learning activities and lesson pack you will ever need for your children. It will grow with them from preschool through senior year. The Chicken Husbandry Unit Study consists of 83-pages of educational text, learning activities, and printables for art, reading, math, and science extension activities.  You can take the classroom outside and use your barnyard as a learning lab and/or learn about chickens before you start to raise them via the text and copious amount of companion extension activities, reading list, and educational videos.  Purchase the Chicken Husbandry Unit Study In The Homestead Homeschool section of the Dodrill Ranch ETSY shop. The Homestead Homeschool curriculum is designed specifically to offer hands-on learning lessons that teach self-reliance and homesteading skills to children of all ages. You can fully engage children using the base educational "textbook" and a series of age recommended activiti

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