10 Fun Elective Ideas for Teens

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Electives are one of my favorite parts about homeschooling high school!I love electives because in homeschool your children get to choose what they want to learn about. There are so many different elective ideas that your teens may want to pursue. The sky really is the limit when it comes to homeschooling and electives. There […]

Keyboarding Programs to Help Kids with Typing Practice

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Sometimes kids need to be encouraged to practice a little extra. If you’re looking for some extra practice and keyboarding support, look no further! These Keyboarding Programs to Help Kids with Typing Practice offer seven free online opportunities to fine tune their skills. They can improve their keystrokes through fun games, lessons, and humor!Click here […]

FREE Australian Animals Printable Pack

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Australian Animals are some of the neatest and unique animals to learn about.If you are learning about Australia, or just learning about animals in general, you will want to share this printable pack with your preschoolers.There are some awesome animals in this packet: the koala, kangaroo, echidna, wombat, possum, platypus, red-backed spider, bandicoot, brown snake, […]

The Complete Guide to High School Course Descriptions for Homeschoolers

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One of the scariest things about homeschooling highschool is coming up with course descriptions for the subjects your kids are taking.Not every college requires a detailed transcript with course descriptions, but some competitive schools may. This is why it is important to know how to write a course description. If you aren’t using a traditional […]

FREE Printable Assignment and Chore Sheet Pack

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The printed paper is the only way in my book that is truly effective at helping my children keep track of their responsibilities. They can mark on it and even make notes. These free, printable Assignment and Chore Sheets will motivate your children to keep charging ahead with what they know they need to do, […]

Learning About Volcanoes – FREE Printables and Resources

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Do you enjoy doing unit studies in your homeschool? Volcanoes are so fascinating to learn about that you can create an entire Science Unit Study on them.Printables Worksheets and Coloring Pages:Color by Number Volcano10 Volcano Coloring PagesAll About Volcanoes WorksheetVolcano Crossword, Vocabulary and Wordsearch PrintablesV is for Volcano Coloring PageParts of a Volcano WorksheetHow a Volcano […]

College Prep 101: Teach Responsible Study Habits

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There are so many things we need to teach our teens throughout their homeschool years to prepare them for their future.One of the most important things that we can teach our teens is how to have responsible study habits. If they have a paper that they have to turn into you make sure that they […]

50 States Series: Alaska

Working your way through the United States of America? Here are some great resources for learning more about our 49th state, Alaska. :: www.homeschoolgiveaways.com

Today I am sharing resources about our 49th state, Alaska. Whether one-by-one or in regions, kids need to learn about each of the 50 states in the United States. Each state has a history, fun facts and wonderful sites to see. Over the next year, I will be sharing resources – printables, travel destinations and food […]