Where Should Schooling Take Place?

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For those of us who grew up in a conventional school, our schooling, our formal “learning”, took place in a classroom, with periodic field trip outings. When most people think of homeschooling, they think of schooling taking place at the …

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Homeschool Unit Studies: How to Teach with Your Unit Study

Part 6 in our How to Write Homeschool Unit Studies series by Tina Franks So You’ve finished writing out this unit study.  Now what do You do with it?  How do You use it? How you go about teaching your unit study depends …

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Homeschool Unit Studies: All Those Library Books

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Part 5 in our How to Write Homeschool Unit Studies series by Tina Franks All Those Library Books You may have noticed back in part four that I included a warning about the number of library books to include in the research …

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Homeschool Unit Studies: How to Put it All Together

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Part 4 in our How to Write Homeschool Unit Studies series by Tina Franks   So how do you put it all together? The thought of writing a unit study was terribly overwhelming when I first began.  After all, how can …

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Homeschool Unit Studies: What are Unit Studies?

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Homechool unit studies have been a fun way for us to engage as a family and study together.  I don’t always use them, but when I do, the kids are thrilled, and so is my budget.  Unit studies can be …

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