Homeschool Activities & Resources
Today more families are choosing to homeschool their children than ever before. The decision to use a homeschool program is unique to each family, with over 1.5 million families having made the choice to educate their children at home or in a homeschool co-op.
Homeschooling offers unique flexibility and personalization of a child's education, but the reverse of this is that it can be difficult to choose the path that is right for your family. Fortunately, there is a wealth of advice and support available from others who have faced similar challenges.
In this section of the resource, you will find a collection of activities and resources to enhance your daily homeschool experience. With the freedom to learn whatever you want, wherever you want, the relevance of field trips and learning about the world through exploration becomes ever more significant. Here you can get inspiration on places you may consider going for field trips along with ideas for how to link this to themes running through your child's education.
You can also get great rainy-day advice! Reading through this before the rainy day happens will give you a source bank to rely on when things do not go as planned. Additionally, you will find information on how to incorporate elements of physical education into your daily routine. Reading this section may lead you to consider the range of extracurricular activities available to homeschoolers, no matter where you live. Another popular area for students to get involved in is in sports, with clubs and groups are popping up all over the country that enable homeschool students to practice and compete in competitive sports with other children in their area. You may also consider joining extracurricular activities through a co-op or other public organization.
For the most comprehensive online homeschool program, look no further than Study.com. With an abundance of resources and plans geared towards families just like yours, it is an outstanding online curriculum to use as your foundational curriculum. Membership includes full access to text and video lessons for students in grades 3-12, as well as quizzes, assessments and other activities that help you to assess what your child has mastered or needs to relearn. You also receive live support from education experts who can help your child work through sticky material. For more information, find out why parents love Study.com's online homeschool program.