Brenda Bryant Kensinger

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Medical Nanobots Will Connect Brain to Cloud Computing - Ray Kurzweil

<i>Update on the emergence of DNA nanobots and nanocomputers.</i><p>Nicholas West <b><br>Activist Post</b><p>The Human Body Version 2.0 project features none other than …

The Police State Mindset in Our Public Schools

(Image: School police via Shutterstock)“Is it surprising that prisons resemble factories, schools, barracks, hospitals, which all resemble prisons?” …

Best camera for travel: DSLR, Point & Shoot or iPhone

<i>Each month I get a few emails from readers asking about my camera, my travel gear, and my blogging setup, so in my new series Travel Gear Tuesday</i> …

iPhone photography and Photojournalism

Photo: Flohmarkt am Mauerpark – Berlin – IPhone-Hipstamatic photography<br>© Marco Ristuccia<p>In the last days there have been many debates about the …

What Do You Do When You No Longer Need Your Slaves?

(Image: Imprisoned hands via Shutterstock)What does America do when she no longer needs her slaves or surplus workers?<p>The 1880’s reconstruction era …

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Featured Article: 22 Alternatives to Punishment by Jan Hunt

"Many parents recognize the harmful effects of physical and verbal punishment. But knowing what not to do is only the first step; parents wonder what …

Responding to the homeschooling critics

<i>Written by contributor Sarah Small of SmallWorld at Home</i><p>I am blessed to live in an area where homeschooling is not at all unusual. Everyone knows at …

Charlie Brown

Making friends through homeschooling (without worrying about socialization)

<i>Written by Kara S. Anderson.</i><p>We were at a follow-up check for my daughter, who had surprised our ancient cat–and paid for it.<p>Her hand had become …

Homeschooling

Summer learning links and ideas

<i>Jamie Martin, editor of Simple Homeschool, also blogs about motherhood at Steady Mom</i><p>Summer will officially knock on our doors later this week, and …

Hip Homeschool Moms

The 'Real World' Argument

I’ve had SO many people give me the “real world” argument lately. “Eventually, they’ll need to go to school.” “We want them to be prepared for the …

FREE 2013 Blog Planner

Okay, so I know I already posted a Floral 2013 Blog Planner, but I’ve had several requests for something more colorful along with a few additions to …

Homeschool Music Curriculum Forum

Good morning all! Welcome to another homeschool curriculum forum. Today we’ll be discussing <b>music curriculum</b>!<p>Music has two parts as far as we are …

Scientist & Inventor Unit Studies

Welcome to my new series of unit studies! This series is all about famous <b>Scientists & Inventors</b>! As usual each study includes fun hands-on activities …

Animal Classification Unit

Hi everyone! Today I wanted to share a fun animal classification unit I created. Although my Expedition Earth and Road Trip USA curricula include …

Ideas for a homeschool mystery day

<i>Written by contributor Rachel Wolf of Lusa Organics and Clean</i><p>This summer I’m reviving one of my favorite homeschooling traditions.<p><b>Mystery Day.</b><p>Mystery …

Teaching Our Kids to Get Along

Welcome to the Hip Homeschool Hop!<p>Remember to check out today’s Featured Blogger {at the bottom of this post}!<p>Looking for homeschool supplies/books …

Hip Homeschool Moms

Homeschooling

Homeschooling, copyright, and consumable workbooks

<b>IT’S NOT easy</b> navigating the muddy waters of <b>copyright</b>. For instance:<p>When is it legal to <b>photocopy</b> a workbook?<br>• Is it okay to use an <b>acetate overlay</b> in …

Intellectual Property

10 Things to Try When You're in a Homeschool Rut

15 Shares<p>Routine can be an important part of the homeschooling process. As important as it is, <b>routine can become more of a rut at times</b>. This makes …

Free Science Resources for Elementary Students

<i>The following is a post from contributing writer Dianna Kennedy and contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support of this author.</i><p>Teaching …

Advantages to Homeschooling Through the Teen Years

<i>The following is a post from contributing writer, Sarah of Sidetracked Sarah</i><p>I am the mother of 2 teen aged children, with 4 more trailing closely …

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6 Reasons We Homeschool Year-Round

<i>The following is a post from contributing writer, Michelle Cannon of The Holistic Homeschooler.</i><p>As Summer quickly approaches, many homeschool families …

Free Story Writing Printables

Looking for some help teaching writing to elementary aged students? Looking for some creative writing pages, <b>editing checklists</b>, and <b>story planners</b>? …

Understanding and Coping with Situational Stress

5 More Ways to Save Money on Homeschool Supplies

Years ago, I shared some of the methods I used to homeschool my five kids on a budget. While many of those resources are still relevant, some of the …

How To Homeschool For Free

Pin It <br>Click on a link below to see several of the FREE resources available for that subject! Don’t forget to enter your email address in the box so …