Start Here for Whole Life 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.
Homeschooling brought such fun and opportunity to our family – I’d love to share the journey with you.
Discipleship is passing on of values,
one generation to the next.
Discipleship Approach – A discipleship approach to homeschool creates a whole-life focus where we teach, train, guide and help our kids to grow in every aspect of their life.
Key Articles if you are Starting Homeschool: Starting to homeschool can be an overwhelming time – here are key articles to help you on your way.
A Homeschool Scope and Sequence for the Whole Child: The scope and sequence tells you what you will cover and when in your homeschool. As a discipleship homeschool it needs to reflect the whole-life approach.
Working with a Discipleship Scope and Sequence: When we use a discipleship scope and sequence for our homeschool our planning lessons and studying will look different than at school.
Choosing Curriculum for Discipleship Homeschool: Once you decide to homeschool you want to choose curriculum – but make sure it fits your whole goals to teach and train your children with a heart focus.
Yes you can Homeschool Highschool: Once you decide to homeschool you want to choose curriculum – but make sure it fits your whole goals to teach and train your children with a heart focus.
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Our world is very outcomes orientated. If you have a paid job I am pretty confident you are assessed on what you get done or even back in the day at school this is how we were assessed - and it is easy to take that attitude into our homeschooling. We want our kids...
Character training is a part of giving our children the skills they need to live a relational and intentional life. I define character as the quality of our responses to people and circumstances. Character is what we call the actions we take based on our values. I...
This time of the year we are often focused on making memories for our children. It is Christmas time and we go to many lengths to set the atmosphere in our home, to cook special food, and buy (or make) unique and meaningful gifts. We think on the traditions that our...
One of the buzz words in our culture today - especially in education - is “Growth Mindset”. As with any idea that we latch onto we need to first consider how it lines up with God’s word. My basic understanding of a ‘growth mindset’ is that when you have the belief...
My goal for Christmas has always been that it is a heart focus time for my family. That we don’t get caught up in the commercialism, that we make time for memories and most important that we make time for Jesus. Jesus is the reason can be a clever quip - or it can...
In a classroom situation the teacher works very hard at creating an classroom environment conducive to learning – a creative, safe, engaging place for children to learn. We immediately envisage posters on the wall, artwork hanging from the ceiling, and a display in...