How Much Does Homeschooling Cost?

Inquiring homeschoolers often ask, ‘How much does homeschooling cost?’. This is not an easy question to answer. Not only do families vary in size but also in income, children’s ages, educational approaches, and individual gifts, talents and interests of the parents and children. So, do we give up and say, ‘It’s impossible to know the cost!’ No! We can still give an educated guess of the average costs of homeschooling and then ...

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20 Homeschooling Questions To Ask Yourself

20 homeschooling questions to ask yourself

20 Homeschooling Questions To Ask Yourself

When you go into homeschooling you also bring a large amount of preconceived ideas and values that you don’t even know are there.

Here are more than 20 questions to ask yourself. The answers influence the way we homeschool.

How were you educated?

The answer to these questions form our opinion of What School Looks Like ...

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Charlotte Mason Homeschool History – It’s Too Much

Charlotte Mason Homeschool History

Why I Teach So Much History

Charlotte Mason Homeschool History

I think new homeschoolers are often astounded at how much history I put into my children’s home school curriculum. Mistakenly they assume I must be skimping on other important subjects in order to teach history because the primary school the NSW Syllabus suggests 6-10% of your time should be spent on ...

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Giving Myself Permission – Mother Time

Permission For Mother Time

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When you’re homeschooling, caring for your family is a 24/7 job. If you’re not cleaning the house, preparing meals, or doing the washing, then you’re probably supervising homeschool lessons, running kids around or organising the family schedule. And of course there are the commitments outside the home as well. It never stops!

It’s not uncommon to see a homeschooling ...

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Homeschooling And University

homeschooling and university

Homeschooling and University

Not all homeschooling children want, or need, to attend Australian university however many will. And for several professions a university education is their ticket to ride in their chosen field.

Often parents fear that homeschooling will lock their children out of university studies. It won’t!

Here are some stories and advice for those of you who think your ...

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