Life Skills as High School Electives Shop Class: Basic Household Repairs for Teens



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I always feel the pressure for my children to be learning academics. I’m afraid that I’ve let some of the important life skills training slip just so we can get our book work completed and arrive everywhere on time. It’s a struggle.

It’s important for our children to know a noun from a verb, but it’s also really helpful that they have a practical, working knowledge of things such as hanging a picture on a wall and replacing a screen. This elective will come in handy your child’s whole life. It covers eight different skills!

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Written by Irene Roberson

Irene is a wife and mother, and is thankful for the privilege to serve the Lord in these roles. It is by the grace of God that she has traveled this homeschool road for eleven years. If she can do it, you can, too!

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