Joyful and Successful Homeschooling by Meredith Curtis
Do you want to experience joy and success in your Homeschooling?
Joy! Hope! Success! Delight!
Do these things characterize your homeschooling adventure? This book is for those who want to experience a joyful and successful homeschooling journey. There are no shortcuts or easy answers; just honest wisdom and experience from a homeschooling mom of five children who has been homeschooling since 1991. Wherever you are on your homeschooling journey, receive encouragement, ideas, and insights to grow in your calling to teach your children.
You can be successful and filled with joy as you teach your children at home! Yes, it is hard work. Yes, there is a lot to plan and teach. Yes, homeschooling can be fun!
The lifelong lifestyle of learning is a wonderful experience.
Meredith wants to pass on to you the life lessons she has learned in her years of homeschooling!
Enjoy the process of learning and growing as a woman of God while you press on toward the goal of sending godly children out into the world to change lives one at a time by the transforming grace of God. Homeschooling is a great method to raise world changers!
This book will help you understand what makes your child tick and how you can use that understanding to teach effectively. From organizing your home to teaching history the fun way, from making lesson plans to handling those moments when personalities collide, this book is all you need to get started on the amazing adventure of homeschooling your precious children.
If you are worried about how to teach or what to teach, you can stop worrying. That is covered in this book.
After laying out basic principles that work, Meredith tackles each subject.
The response to this book has been wonderful. Moms report increased confidence and excitement about home education when they finish reading and try out the tips in their own homes.
Though all parents experience some fear and nervousness, if God has called you to homeschool, He will equip you to be successful! Let Meredith inspire and encourage you to experience joy in every step of the journey.
Here are the sections & chapters in this book:
Welcome to Homeschooling
Welcome to Homeschooling
Our Homeschooling Journey
Motivation to Homeschool
The Big Picture
Prepare to Homeschool
Educating Your Child
Philosophies of Education
How We Learn
How We Teach
Basic Overview of What Children Need to Learn When
Subjects You Will Teach
The Five R's
Teach the Bible
Teach Reading & Literature
Teach Verbal Communication
Teach Language Arts
Teach History & Geography
Teach Fine Arts & Music
Teach Foreign Language
Teach Life Skills
Teach Physical Education
Time Management & Meals
Making Lesson Plans
Record Keeping & Portfolios
Homeschooling Beyond Home
Co-ops & Enrichment Classes
Support Groups, Libraries, & 4-H
Field Trips are Fun!
Homeschool Family Ministry
Authors: Meredith Curtis
Publisher: Powerline Productions
E-book: 514 pages