How to Design a Homeschool Curriculum from Preschool Through High School

Author: Rebecca Rupp

Publisher: Three Rivers Press

ISBN: 0307565807

Category: Education

Page: 432

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Finally, homeschoolers have a comprehensive guide to designing a homeschool curriculum, from one of the country's foremost homeschooling experts. , Rebecca Rupp presents a structured plan to ensure that your children will learn what they need to know when they need to know it, from preschool through high school. Based on the traditional pre-K through 12th-grade structure, Home Learning Year by Year features: The integral subjects to be covered within each grade Standards for knowledge that should be acquired by your child at each level Recommended books to use as texts for every subject Guidelines for the importance of each topic: which knowledge is essential and which is best for more expansive study based on your child's personal interests Suggestions for how to sensitively approach less academic subjects, such as sex education and physical fitness From the Trade Paperback edition.
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How Public Schools Lie to Parents and Betray Our Children

Author: Joel Turtel

Publisher: Shawn K. Hall

ISBN: 0964569329

Category: Education

Page: 387

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"Public Schools, Public Menace" shows parents how public schools can seriously harm their children. He also tells parents about new, low-cost, quality education alternatives to give their kids a great education.
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How to Decide When It’s Right for Your Family

Author: L. Rivero

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 0230610897

Category: Education

Page: 225

View: 2875

Correcting misconceptions through profiles of diverse families, Rivero uncovers the changing and complex needs of children today. This book addresses the major questions parents are bound to have as they consider the homeschooling option: socialization, curriculum, special needs arrangements, resources, and more.
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Author: Maureen T. Lerch,Janet Welch

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9780313320521

Category: Education

Page: 242

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Today more than a million students are being educated at home. Because of this growing trend, public librarians are increasingly being called upon to serve the needs of homeschooled students. This book provides guidance in this area, first reviewing the developmental and social needs of teens, then demonstrating how those can be met in the public library setting. It includes a wealth of ideas for adapting every facet of your library service to meet the needs of this growing population, from developing a homeschool collection and expanding services and special programs to promoting these offerings. Extensive resource lists conclude the volume.
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A Parent's Guide to Surviving the Turbulent Pre-Teen Years

Author: Linda Sonna

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1440522537

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 304

View: 4459

Has your daughter started wearing makeup and thinking about boys - years before you dreamed it could happen? Are you concerned that your son has been acting up and talking back - while you’re sure you should still be his hero? As you know, the ''tween'' years, which fall between the ages of eight and twelve, can often be a challenging time for both you and your child. The Everything Tween Book, written by child psychologist Dr. Linda Sonna, helps you navigate the trying years between childhood and adolescence. From addressing such serious issues as eating disorders and school violence to learning tolerance for pink and blue hair, The Everything Tween Book helps you understand and cope with your child’s psychological, social, and emotional needs. The Everything Tween Book provides sound, professional advice on: Understanding - and dealing with - rebellion Improving communication Disciplining Managing sibling spats Helping your tween face peer pressure Ensuring good health Teaching sex education Packed with practical advice and reliable tips to help you get through the worst conflicts, The Everything Tween Book ensures that you stay sane while your tween blossoms into a healthy, happy, and mature young adult.
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Author: Arlene Rotter

Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing

ISBN: 1606936395

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 5690

Education in this country needs a major overhaul. Students need to be engaged in the learning process. Challenging ingrained notions of learning and teaching, author Arlene Rotter co-founded an experiential learning academy, Chrysalis Experiential Academy, serving grades four through twelve, in Roswell, Georgia. Over the past seven years, she's watched unmotivated students soar to great achievements. Rekindling the Love of Learning is Rotter's nonfiction tribute to experiential learning. This book demonstrates how experiential learning can be utilized by home school students, public schools, and private schools. The key is to change student teaching.
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Introduces All Major Home School Methods & Answers Your Most Frequently Asked Questions

Author: Mary Pride

Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications (AZ)

ISBN: 9780740300066

Category: Child rearing

Page: 528

View: 329

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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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More Than 1,400 Smart, Effective, and Practical Resources for Educating Your Family at Home

Author: LauraMaery Gold,Joan M. Zielinski

Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)

ISBN: 0307451631

Category: Education

Page: 463

View: 2306

Collects curriculum plans, legal guidelines, online resources, teaching tips, and lesson plans for teaching art, music, language, mathematics, history, social studies, and science to homeschooled students.
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Author: Rebecca Rupp,Anna Blankenburg

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783407741165


Page: 313

View: 3643

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781573565158

Category: Education

Page: 302

View: 8163

Offers information on more than six thousand K-12 courses and programs offered through correspondence or electronic delivery systems in the United States.
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Rudolf Steiner und die Anthroposophen

Author: Guido Grandt,Michael Grandt

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783932710407

Category: Anthroposophy

Page: 365

View: 8865

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The Essential Resource Guide for Homeschoolers, Parents, and Educators Covering Every Subject from Arithmetic to Zoology

Author: Rebecca Rupp

Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)

ISBN: 9780609801093

Category: Education

Page: 865

View: 9177

Lists all the resources needed to create a balanced curriculum for homeschooling--from preschool to high school level
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Author: Rebecca Rupp

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783407809308


Page: 311

View: 7629

Nur Quap kann die Welt vor dem Vertrocknen retten: Eine Elster findet einen schneeweissen Kristall: Doch als sie ihn aus Versehen ins Wasser fallen lässt, löst sie grosses Unheil aus: Die betörende Hexe Azabel erwacht. Ihr Ziel ist es, alles Wasser an sich zu binden, so dass die Welt vertrocknet. Quap gehört zu den Fischen, er ist im Wasser zu Hause. An seinem elften Geburtstag bekommt er neue Fähigkeiten und Kräfte, denn auf ihn wartet eine grosse Aufgabe: Er ist der Sagamor, und nur er kann die Welt retten. Zusammen mit seiner Schwester Feder, den Freunden Ditani von den Jägern und Will von den Grabern erlebt er viele Abenteuer, überwindet manche Hindernisse, auch im gegenseitigen Verstehen, kämpft gegen die Greller und gelangt schliesslich zum Ziel. Dabei helfen auch Tiere, der Wachfrosch Pippit, Wolfstöter, der Falke und Brombeere, das Wiesel. Denn Quap und alle seine Freunde sind nicht grösser ale ein paar Zentimeter! Eine spannende Fantasygeschichte auch schon für jüngere Leser/-innen. Ab 9 Jahren, ausgezeichnet, Irene Beglinger-Flückiger.
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Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Publisher: Pallas


Category: Fiction

Page: 55

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F. Scott Fitzgerald: Der seltsame Fall des Benjamin Button Roger Button, ein erfolgreicher Geschäftsmann aus Baltimore, freut sich auf seinen ersten Sohn. Doch in der Entbindungsstation erlebt er den Schock seines Lebens: Es lieg kein Baby in der Krippe, sondern ein 70jähriger gebrechlicher Mann, der von Button einfordert: Bring mich nach Hause, ich bin dein Sohn! Die Krankenschwestern bestätigen das, und Button muss sich damit abfinden, dass sein Sohn tatsächlich als Greis zur Welt gekommen ist. Nun aber geschieht das nächste Unfassbare: Benjamin Button, der alte Kerl, entwickelt ein ›Umkehrwachstum‹ und wird immer jünger: Jünger als sein Vater, schließlich sogar jünger als sein Enkel. Eine absurde Situation, die alle Beteiligten auf eine schwere Probe stellt …
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