Tag Archive: 5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials

Jan 24

Homeschooling Essentials – Day 5 – A Support System

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Updated: March 16, 2014 (affiliate link included) What is Support? Dictionary.com defines support as follows, sup·port 1. to bear or hold up (a load, mass, structure, part, etc.); serve as a foundation for. 2. to sustain or withstand (weight, pressure, strain, etc.) without giving way; serve as a prop for. 3. to undergo or endure, especially with patience or submission; tolerate. 4. to sustain (a person, the mind, spirits, courage, etc.) under trial or affliction: They supported him throughout his ordeal. 5. to maintain (a person, family, establishment, institution, etc.) by supplying with things necessary to existence; provide for: to support a family. After reading through these definitions, I would definitely say that a homeschooling mom or dad needs support. Our culture tells us we can do it all, have it all and be happy, but …

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Jan 23

Homeschooling Essentials – Day 4 – A Sense of Humor

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  How do you homeschool with a sense of humor? How do you teach your crowd without getting down? How do you keep an element of good humor? An ice cream man?  A joke book?  A clown? – Sung to the tune of Maria from The Sound of Music The nun Maria in The Sound …

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Jan 21

Homeschooling Essentials – Day 2 – A Plan

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Some affiliate links are included in this post Why is a plan important? Over the years, I have found that one of the most essential ingredients to a successful school in our home is having a written plan. When it comes to organizing things on paper and working out a plan, I get goosebumps! I love …

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Jan 20

Homeschooling Essentials – Day 1 – A Prepared Heart

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Today I want to share with you the first post in a five-day series on things we see as essentials in our homeschool. I will be linking up to some fellow bloggers who have some great wisdom and resources for you. The first topic is all about preparing your heart to homeschool. Our History As …

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Jan 18

5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials Series Coming Next Week!

I am so excited to join my blogging friends at the Schoolhouse Review Crew to share a blog hop with you on Homeschooling Essentials next week. We have all challenged ourselves to write five posts about things we consider to be essential to our homeschool. Join us Monday through Friday next week as we share …

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