Homeschool View - December 2009

  • Great Holiday Homeschool Reads

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 3rd

    What's the most effective way to help your child become a good reader? Start with a solid, phonics-based homeschool curriculum like Horizons and spend time reading out loud toget... Read More...


  • Countdown to College: A Homeschooler's Guide (Part I)

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 3rd

    Hard to believe, isn't it? The years have flown by quickly, and soon your homeschooler will be facing the next big question in his life: "What should I do after high school?" According to recent research reports by Dr. Brian D. Ray on homeschooled adults, "over 74% of home-educated adults ages 18-24 have taken college-level courses." If this statistic holds true in your family, chances are high that your child will continue fueling his education by attending college. Read More...


  • Make Homeschool Curriculum Affordable

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 3rd

    "Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend" (Proverbs 27:17).Stretching a dollar is more difficult with today's economy, especially if you're a single homeschooling parent. In this month'... Read More...


  • Christmas Rainbow Cake

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 3rd

    Looking for a Christmas dessert with eye-catching appeal that's easy to make? This festive layered Christmas Rainbow Cake tastes great and makes a wonderful presentation for celebrating the birth of Jesus with your homeschool family and friends.<... Read More...


  • Transform Your Child's Homeschool Day

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 3rd

    Have you fallen into the trap of seeing things negatively in your homeschool? Do you find yourself barking orders at your children while homeschooling and failing to practice the art of loving encouragement? Although it's easy to become overwhelm... Read More...