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AskPauline: Pennsylvania Homeschooling Law Excerpts. How to use this page: Note: The home education law underwent significant changes in October 2014. To read these changes in context, start here. This page includes the text of many sections of PA Law and Code that apply in some way to homeschoolers. They are arranged in numerical order. To read just the home education law itself, start here. To read other parts of the law or code, see the links on the sidebar to the left to find what you need. 24 PS 1-102 Definitions When used in this act the following words and phrases shall have the following meanings: (1) "Board of school directors" shall include the board of public education in school districts of the first class, except where specifically limited to school districts of other classes. (2) "School district" shall include school districts of all classes, except where specifically limited to districts of a particular class or classes.

[NOTE: "School district of the first class" is defined in 24 P.S. § 2-202. (Reference here.) 1. From My Heart To Your Home | Homeschooling in PA from my heart to your home. 2014 Act 196 - PA General Assembly. Products | Victus Study Skills System. Teacher Edition – $40.00 The Teacher Edition of the Victus Study Skills System offers clear, concise lessons for each of the three foundational cornerstones students will learn. Although the basics of the course can be taught in five one-hour sessions, reinforcement and integration into actual class material will increase the amount of time spent. Each of the ten lessons includes guidance on the purpose of the lesson, the preparation for the introduction of the material, and the procedure used in teaching the lesson.

Student Workbook – $20.00 The Student Workbook is designed to accompany the Teacher Edition. It is easy to use and provides opportunities for the student to practice the new skills in the workbook. The Student DIY Workbook – $25.00 The Student DIY Workbook is a “do it yourself” workbook. Classroom Video – $30.00 The video shows the process in action and is a great reinforcement. Power Point – $25.00 Creating and Implementing a Personal Strategic Plan – $5.00. Donna Young's Homeschool Resources and Printables. Homeschooling. Language Lessons : Queen Homeschool Supplies, Publishers of Books for the Charlotte Mason Style Educator.

Courses. 7 Step Curriculum Planner. Ultimate Free Homeschool Planning List: Free Homeschool Planners, Forms, and more. Homeschool Organization At It's Finest. Homeschooling is an joy and a blessing--however, homeschooling moms can get stressed and burnt out by not organizing well. It is vitally important to be organized so that our schools will run efficiently and that learning & teaching can occur at peak performance. If we are organized as we plan our lessons we will be on the right path of success as we travel along the adventurous journey of educating our children.

Here is a system that I have been using for organizing our homeschool that I cannot praise enough: Angie at Many Little Blessings shares how she makes this system work for her school: I have used a binder system in the past that I would carry around with me most of the time and still do that, but now I just pull out the folder for that week in advance and carry it around with me through the house. I believe homeschooling moms can get discouraged and overwhelmed by not organizing well and this is a huge solution to that problem. Happy planning! How Do You Organize Your Homeschool High School Week? | Harmony Fine ArtsHarmony Fine Arts. A reader asked:Barb, I wonder if you would mind talking a bit more about how your son organizes his own day/week? Do you give him a list of assignments and then he just has to get them finished by Friday? I remember another post for your high school students where the times were all set down in a schedule.

Which way do you prefer or recommend? Thanks so much,Jenn How do you organize your homeschool week? More than any other homeschooling question I receive on this blog, the one above is the one I find the most often in my inbox. Coming in a close second are questions about how I award grades for high school work. Both questions are not an easy answer. Mr. How do you organize your homeschool week? 1. 2. For example, this was week 17. 3. 4. For example, in his anatomy study he is using Simple Schooling’s Human Anatomy course. 5. Honestly, I think he feels the schedule interrupts his learning.

The link to Homeschool Tracker and Currclick are an affiliate links. How To Plan a Free or Nearly Free Homeschool Year. Homeschool Planning - Procrastination | Harmony Fine ArtsHarmony Fine Arts. I read something in a book this week that I have been mulling over in my head ever since. (Yes, a real book with pages and not read from a screen….felt really good.) The concept is simple but has become quite powerful in my thinking and has effected the way I have been spending my time since reading it. Make a list of all the important things in your life. (family, faith, relationships, activities)Make a list of how you actually spend your time and compare it to your first list.Make adjustments so that the second list will reflect the first list.

We can say that our family and faith are top priority and then fill our days with activities that show otherwise. We can put homeschooling high up on the first list but then by our actions show something very different. This sort of rocked my thinking…I have been procrastinating doing some homeschooling tasks because I have been busy with my own stuff. Here is a quote that sums up how I have been procrastinating.

Funniest thing this week? The Ten Most Important Things you need to know about Homeschooling - Homeschooling Articles. When Homeschooling Becomes an Idol - Upside Down Homeschooling. 5 Ways to Use Homeschool in the Woods Timeline Figures. CurrClick. Your LIFETIME Member Download Center — Notebooking Pages. Welcome to the Member Download Center - Make a Household Planner Notebook #1: The Mess #1) Make a Household Planner Notebook: Go get your mess! You know, the piles and drawers you have stockpiled with receipts, bills, business cards, coupons, recipes, notes from school, church bulletins, sermon notes, sticky notes, greeting cards, paint chips, notes from your husband about what types of oil and air filters you need for your […] Make a Household Planner Notebook #2: Covers & Spines At this point, we have: 1) A temporary binder that’s keeping all of our accumulating paperwork under control.

Make a Household Planner Notebook: Covers & Spines Now it’s time to pick out a binder for your household planner. Make a Household Planner Notebook #3-1: Plan Your Week At this point, we have: 1) A temporary binder that’s keeping all of our accumulating paperwork under control 2) Our new binder with pretty cover & spine in place Now, let’s move on to Part 1 of planning our week. Make a Household Planner Notebook #3-2: Plan Your Week. Weekly Lesson Notebooks - Our Journey Westward. (This post contains affiliate links.) Better lesson organization is one of my main goals for the upcoming school year. Having a high school student, middle school student and a kindergartener, I have no choice but to be more organized – or feel flustered and fall behind too often like I did last year when I was less prepared.

I have a newly organized planning notebook for myself and both of the big kids have their own weekly binder. Besides organization, the binders are going to help the kiddos work towards more work independence and responsibility. I’m so excited about these weekly lesson notebooks! Middle and High School Binders Basic Supplies The pocket pouch holds a highlighter, pencils, erasers and a pencil sharpener. Left: Weekly Chore Chart and Typical Daily Schedule Right: Weekly Assignment Sheet These pages will be the main stop daily. Reading Log We read a lot around here, but the necessary, assigned books don’t always get the attention they deserve. Service Project Log Mom’s Supplies. Creating a Master Schedule for Multiple Homeschooled Children - Smockity Frocks.