I have been researching homeschool portfolios lately. Up to now, I have not yet organized my children’s homeschool work. I am looking into the best way to organize their work and have found some really good information. If you are doing the same, I wanted to share this free printable homeschool portfolio as a good place to start.
This article will help you know what a homeschool portfolio is, how to put one together and what should go in it. The first place I started in organizing a portfolio was deciding which style to use:
There are a few ways you can organize your homeschool portfolio. Some portfolio styles homeschooling families use are:
- 3 ring binders
- Accordion folders
- File folders
What triggered me to begin a homeschool portfolio is because keeping yearly portfolios make it easier to write transcripts when your child is ready to graduate. It is also good to note, whether your state requires a portfolio or your state requires nothing at all, that usually most colleges require homeschoolers to submit a portfolio. I want my children to be prepared as much as possible when they are ready to graduate.
Find out more about portfolios and why they are important for your homeschool.
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Jeannette is a wife, mother and homeschooling mom. She has been mightily, saved by grace and is grateful for God’s sovereignty throughout her life’s journey. She has a Bachelor in English Education and her MBA. Jeannette is bi-lingual and currently lives in the Tongan Islands of the South Pacific. She posts daily freebies for homeschoolers!