Homeschooling isn't about teaching--it's about learning together with your child. In this indispensable guide, author and homeschooler Sherri Linsenbach provides you with the encouragement, inspiration, and ideas you need to explore this option for your family. It's packed full of ideas to make the experience easy, affordable, and, most of all, fun. Even veteran homeschoolers will find new ideas and techniques that help keep home education interesting and exciting. This edition includes completely new material on: * Updated curriculum resources, strategies, and methods. * Fresh educational activities for grades K-12. * Information on specific learning styles and special needs. * Ideas for tackling social issues and social skills in today's world. * Typical homeschool days, schedules, and activities. The author, a homeschool veteran of more than eighteen years, presents real-life examples and inspiring success stories from families across the country. This all-new edition of an Everything bestseller is the only reference you'll need to ensure your children's success--at any age!
Sherri Linsenbach (Morgantown, IN) is an education writer, lesson plan creator, owner, manager of EverythingHomeschooling.com, and a homeschool parent. The site is a highly popular resource for homeschool parents and teachers, and features a newsletter, blog, weekly lessons, projects, and curriculum for K-12. She writes articles for Home Education Magazine and The Link Homeschooling Magazine, and she is the author of the first edition of The Everything Homeschooling Book.