Start here for Heart Focused Homeschooling
If you are looking for help with either starting homeschooling, or looking for ways to make your homeschool fit your family then this is a great place to start. I believe homeschooling is an extension of our parenting role – an opportunity to teach and train the whole child: their spiritual, moral, emotional, social, intellectual and physical.
Discipleship is passing on of values,
one generation to the next.
Most Recent Homeschool Posts
Parents are driven by a fear of their children having gaps in their education. We don't want our kids to not know what they are supposed to know, to not be up to scratch, or to not be at the same level of their peers. This way of thinking creates doubt and stress in...read more
One of the shortfalls that we can have with homeschooling is a lack of deadlines – especially in the area of our studies. Deadlines create an external motivation to drive the child to work hard and this can be a good thing. Our ultimate goal may well be to have our...read more
As I started homeschooling one of my goals was for my children to be independent learners. I wanted them to be able to ask questions, and find answers, and to discern between facts and opinions. I wanted them to be motivated by their own interests and to learn to...read more
Homeschooling at its best is an extension of parenting. I have never put on a teacher's hat, and Peter has not put on a Principal's hat. We are both parents teaching and training our children - teaching and training the whole child. Typically educating a child means...read more
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