Drawing on twenty years of homeschooling her eight children, Durenda Wilson gently reminds parents about the things that really matter, as she offers a clear portrait of what a life-giving home life can be during the homeschooling years. This book will lighten your load while helping you learn how to raise life long learners and ENJOY the homeschool years with your kids.
Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler's Guide to Unshakable PeaceClassical Academic Press - In this practical, sarah mackenzie addresses these questions directly, and inspirational book, faith-based, appealing to her own study of restful learning scholé and her struggle to bring restful learning to her children. Christopher Perrin. Yet so many parents mainly mothers who have taken up this challenge find the enterprise often full of stress, worry, and anxiety.
This new and revised edition contains 35% new content. Those who have made the decision to homeschool their children have done so out of great love for their children and a desire to provide them an excellent education in the context of a warm, enriching home. Classical academic press is excited to partner with sarah Mackenzie from Amongst Lovely Things to bring you the first printed copy of her eBook, Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakable Peace with foreword by Dr.
Unhurried Grace for a Mom's Heart: 31 Days in God's Word- Unhurried grace for a mom's Heart" is a daily devotion that's great for moms to read through alone or in small groups. The daily readings are thoughtfully compiled to be deep and meaningful, while not requiring a lot of time because moms don't often have a lot of time! She deftly weaves her years of experience into this devotional to bring the wisdom and insight she would have loved when she was a younger mom.
Each reading is concise, straightforward, and combined with a passage of Scripture and reflection prompts. Designed to take you deeper than other devotionals, while not taking a lot of time, Durenda Wilson's new book invites moms into a meaningful study that will inspire and encourage. Durenda understands the highs and lows of motherhood, as mom to eight and grandmother to four she's been homeschooling for over 22 years.
Unhurried Grace for a Mom's Heart: 31 Days in God's Word - It is imperative we slow down and listen for His still, small voice telling us what we should do and the way we should go. Parenting, homeschooling--all these things bring with them their share of disappointments, and trials, frustrations, marriage, relationships, but God always has something good planned for us.
The blessings of life can sometimes feel a lot like burdens.
The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and LifeTarcherPerigee - If a child wants to pick up a new hobby or explore a subject area that the parent knows little about, it's easy to simply say "no" to end the discussion and the parental discomfort, while dousing their child's curious spark. Bogart gently invites parents to model brave learning for their kids so they, too, can approach life with curiosity, joy, and the courage to take learning risks.
When exhausted parents are living the day-to-day grind, it can seem impossible to muster enough energy to make learning fun or interesting. Publishers weekly bestseller · a joyful and accessible homeschool guide to making learning a part of everyday lifeParents who are deeply invested in their children's education can be hard on themselves and their kids.
The Brave Learner: Finding Everyday Magic in Homeschool, Learning, and Life - How do parents nurture a love of learning amid childhood chaos, and state academic standards? In this book, even enchanting, and training homeschooling families around the world--to show parents how to make education an exciting, experience for their kids, Julie Bogart distills decades of experience--homeschooling her five now grown children, parental self-doubt, developing curricula, the flu, whether they're in elementary or high school.
Bogart shows parents how to make room for surprise, and adventure in their family's routine, risk, mystery, so they can create an environment that naturally moves learning forward. Enchantment is about ease, not striving.
Homeschool Adventures: Learning Through the Power of Field Trips Live, Learn, Work at HomeLive, Learn, Work at Home - Homeschooling gives us the freedom to use the world as our classroom, this book gives you a logical plan for doing so. In this book, melissa explains the research behind using adventures as learning, plan them, how to get the most out of them, and overcome excuses not to go. She found herself running after her children off on adventures but wondering if they should really be home with their books.
In an effort to resolve this internal conflict, she began to research the effectiveness of field trips and the tweaks that could make the learning from them even greater. The second half of the book includes lists of places to go for your circumstance whether that is large families, just teens, children in special circumstances and many more.
Homeschool Adventures: Learning Through the Power of Field Trips Live, Learn, Work at Home - Four years ago, melissa calapp, a homeschooling mom of 19 years found herself involved in a group with the most adventurous homeschooling moms she’d ever met.
Homeschool Bravely: How to Squash Doubt, Trust God, and Teach Your Child with ConfidenceMoody Publishers - Because the truth is: god will use every part of your homeschool, faults, even your fears, and failures, to weave good plans for your kids. Quiet the voices of "not good enough" and step courageously into guilt-free homeschoolingMany homeschool parents have a long-term relationship with self-doubt. Did i make the right decision?" "could someone else do this better?" "am i robbing my kids of something by not sending them to ‘regular school’?" what if there’s a better way?Not a 3-step technique or a shiny, but a change in perspective that transforms the way you plan, and homeschool?Homeschool Bravely teaches you to see homeschooling as a calling, teach, helps you overthrow the tyranny of impossible expectations, including how to: juggle school and parenting with toddlers at hometeach a struggling learnerplan with the end in mindaccept your own limitations without feeling guiltystay the course even in the face of criticism Reclaim your hope, renew your purpose, new curriculum, and guides you through the common bumps in the road, and transform your homeschool.
The Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your KidsZondervan - From a toddler’s wonder to a teenager’s resistance, Sarah details practical strategies to make reading aloud a meaningful family ritual. Reading aloud not only has the power to change a family—it has the power to change the world. In the read-aloud family, she offers the inspiration and age-appropriate book lists you need to start a read-aloud movement in your own home.
Connecting deeply with our kids can be difficult in our busy, technology-driven lives. As sarah mackenzie has found with her own six children, reading aloud long after kids are able to read to themselves can deepen relationships in a powerful way. Founder of the immensely popular Read-Aloud Revival podcast, Sarah knows first-hand how reading can change a child’s life.
The Read-Aloud Family: Making Meaningful and Lasting Connections with Your Kids - Reading aloud offers us a chance to be fully present with our children. It also increases our kids’ academic success, inspires compassion, and fortifies them with the inner strength they need to face life’s challenges.
Better Together: Strengthen Your Family, Simplify Your Homeschool, and Savor the Subjects that Matter Most- This time, known as "morning time, ” has exploded in popularity since its inclusion in Sarah Mackenzie's bestseller "Teaching From Rest". Now homeschool mom and former teacher Pam Barnhill breaks down the practice for every homeschooler. Inside you’ll discover:-why every family can benefit from Morning Time — no matter what homeschooling method they use.
Bring delight back to your homeschool. Have you fallen into a routine of checking boxes? Do you wonder why you don’t have time to focus on building your children’s character and love of learning?That can change. Better together" teaches you how to design a part of your homeschool day where the entire family can learn together.
Better Together: Strengthen Your Family, Simplify Your Homeschool, and Savor the Subjects that Matter Most - The secret to building relationships by delighting in learning together. Resources, book lists, and ideas. You will return to our selections again and again. Examples and interviews from moms showing how Morning Time looks in their homes. Practical tips for a successful Morning Time. Better together" is the indispensable guide to creating a time in your day to focus on the things that matter most in your homeschool.