Homeschooling doesn't have to be expensive! Discover where to find free online courses, how to partner with public schools, and find plenty of links with free information, games, or activities for every subject. Organized by broad subject (e.g. History) with sub-divisions (e.g. Western Expansion), curated links provide the backbone of this easy-to-use guide. Interesting "homeschool moments" from other homeschooler's lives, biographical sketches of famous people who were "homeschooled" in the past, and general homeschool how-to information is also included. 463 pages, softcover.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 463 Vendor: Three Rivers Press Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 9.18 X 7.38 (inches) ISBN: 0307451631 ISBN-13: 9780307451637 Availability: In Stock
Provide a solid education at home without breaking the bank.
Introduced in 2000, Homeschool Your Child for Free gave countless parents the plan and peace of mind to get their kids’ education on the right track. Now, authors LauraMaery Gold and Joan M. Zielinski have revised and updated their popular guide, offering their expert homeschooling advice and information, plus new tools and resources to help you and your child succeed:
• Complete curriculum plans for a comprehensive education, from preschool through high school • Where to find free online courses; NEW! • Ways to partner with public schools; NEW! • Legal guidelines and compliance requirements for home educators • Keys to graduating a homeschooler; NEW! • Developing personal finance management and life skills; NEW! • Teaching tips and motivators from successful homeschoolers • Career and vocational guidance; NEW! • And so much more!
Comprehensive and clear, Homeschool Your Child for Free gives you access to free instructional material–from reading-readiness activities for preschoolers to science projects for teens–to help build a strong foundation that will last into adulthood. You don’t need to drain your bank account to guarantee a good education for your child. With a computer and the Internet, you have the largest library and laboratory right at your fingertips–all for free!
LAURAMAERY GOLD writes a popular weekly online column for homeschoolers and operates one of the largest homeschooling lists on the Internet. She and her husband, Dan Post, are the homeschooling parents of seven and the authors of a number of books on technology, religion, and business. The family resides in Kent, Washington.
JOAN M. ZIELINSKI is the mother of four–one of whom is LauraMaery. A professional educator for nearly thirty years, Joan is a former Teacher of the Year for the Kent, Washington, school district, where she lives with her husband, Stan.
For Families Who Want to Splurge on Education but Scrimp on Spending