Homeschool World
HomeTop Menu
What's in the Current Issue of Practical Homeschooling?

EXCLUSIVE HOW-TO SPORTS SECTION

  • Can homeschoolers participate in public-school sports? We answer this question state by state
  • What, exactly, you need to do for your high-school student to qualify for college sports teams & athletic scholarships
  • A sport for kids who aren't sporty

BALLOT

  • Nominate your favorite online and computer-based curriculum in up to 41 academic categories, and maybe win a prize worth $139!

FEATURES

  • In memory of Samuel Blumenfeld
  • How your kids can make the most of a volunteer experience
  • "Is homeschooling fair?" Mary Pride answers this question
  • "How we homeschool" diaries from a Texas family that moved from the city to the country, and a Navy family that lives in Florida

COLUMNS

  • Sam Blumenfeld's final column for us shares, from his personal experience as a student "back in the day," how the teaching of geography has changed over the last 80 years
  • Bess Wuertz shows & tells how to purchase or create your own materials & lessons for Montessori geography at home
  • Michele Lee reviews 16 apps that help you teach art
  • Melissa Morgan helps you tame your tot, with great tips about how to teach social skills to the very young
  • From best-selling author Janice VanCleave: science facts & activities about the "Bronze Age"
  • Anne Wegener explains how we can teach our kids selflessness by encouraging them to volunteer

NEWS

  • National Core ART Standards? Seriously?
  • How your homeschool group can get free materials and practice dolls to teach your kids the Heimlich maneuver
  • "Educational innovation" for private schools sounds a lot like homeschooling
  • Robot teachers . . . coming soon to a classroom near you!

SPOTLIGHT REVIEWS

  • You've heard of Susan Wise Bauer's "Story of the World" series. Now we review her new "History of the World" series
  • How to get kids who hate history, but love fashion, interested in history after all

REVIEWS

  • A book about real-world activities for preschoolers
  • Inside the mind of a kid with ADHD
  • Book of especially good science experiments
  • A "pick your path" story book for special-needs kids, about how to make good decisions
  • Game that makes learning Spanish more fun

PLUS...

  • Contests for subscribers with awesome prizes!
  • Envelope Gallery of kids’ art
  • Ads with special offers

Want to subscribe and receive this issue as the first in your subscription?

WANT TO SUBSCRIBE?

To find out about current offers and pricing, click on the link that describes you:

USA Individual
USA Individual Renewal
USA Librarian (purchasing for a library)
Outside USA Individual
Outside USA Library

Terms of Use  •  Privacy Policy  •  Copyright ©1993-2015 Home Life, Inc.